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Athletics

Stanford

Stanford Water Polo Camps

New to water polo or have experience, we have a camp for you. Half day or full day options for boys and girls ages 7 and up. All camps provide fundamental skills, scrimmages and games. (650) 725-9016

Stanford

Nike Tennis Camps

Junior overnight and day tennis camps for boys and girls, ages 9-18 offered throughout June, July and August. Adult weekend clinics available June and Aug.) Camps directed by head men's coach, Paul Goldstein, head women's coach, Lele Forood, and associate men's and women's coaches, Brandon Coupe and Frankie Brennan. Join the fun and get better at tennis this summer. 1 (800) NIKE-CAMP (800) 645-3226

Mountain View

City of Mountain View Recreation

Come have a blast with us this summer! We have something for everyone – Recreation camps, specialty camps, sports camps, swim lessons and more! Programs begin June 5th. Be sure to register early. (650) 903-6331

Mountain View

Spartans Sports Camp

Spartans Sports Camp offers multi-sport, week-long sessions for boys and girls in grades 2-7, sport-specific sessions for grades 2-9, color guard camp for grades 3-9, and cheerleading camp for grades pre-K – 8. We also offer a hip hop dance camp for grades 1-7. Camp dates are June 12 through July 28 at Mountain View High School. The camp is run by MVHS coaches and student-athletes and all proceeds benefit the MVHS Athletic Department. Lunch and extended care are available. (650) 479-5906

Palo Alto and Monterey Bay

Kim Grant Tennis Academy Summer Camps

Fun and specialized junior camps for Mini (3-5), Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, High Performance and Elite tennis levels. Weekly programs designed by Kim Grant to improve player technique, fitness, agility, mental toughness and all around game. Weekly camps in Palo Alto and sleep-away camps at Meadowbrook Swim and Tennis. (650) 752-8061

Palo Alto and Silicon Valley

YMCA Summer Camps

At the Y, children and teens of all abilities acquire new skills, make friends and feel that they belong. With hundreds of Summer Day Camps at 30+ locations plus Overnight Camps, you will find a camp that's right for your family. Financial assistance is available. (408) 351-6410

Atherton

Hi Five Sports Summer Camp

For over 25 years, Hi-Five Sports has provided team sports classes, leagues and camps year-round on the Peninsula. Fun and fundamentals are a tradition with us. We offer 10 different sport camps, so boys and girls are certain to find a team sport they will love — and an experience to last a lifetime. (650) 362-4975

Palo Alto, La Honda, Pinecrest

Run for Fun Adventure Day Camp Palo Alto / Camp High Five Overnight Camp La Honda, Pinecrest

Offering the ultimate combination of sports, adventure and creativity! Coaches bring lots of positive energy and enthusiasm every day. Each week of day camp features two to three adventures with all other days held at Juana Briones Elementary. Adventure highlights include climbing tower, archery, dodgeball on the beach, kayaking, Great America and more. Overnight Camp includes kayaking, horseback riding, archery, campfires, sports, crafts and more. Ages 6-14. Financial aid available. (650) 823-5167

Arts, Culture, Other Camps

Palo Alto

Art and Soul Camp

Art, cooking, tinkering, yoga and mindfulness. We celebrate multiple perspectives and recognize the many ways for our children to interpret their world. Summer Unplugged! is appropriate for ages 5-13 years. Located at Walter Hays School. (650) 269-0423

Palo Alto

Palo Alto Community Child Care (PACCC)

PACCC summer camps offer campers, grades 1st to 6th, a wide variety of fun opportunities. We are excited to announce all of your returning favorites: Leaders in Training (L.I.T.), PACCC Special Interest Units (S.I.U.), F.A.M.E. (Fine Arts, Music and Entertainment), J.V. Sports and Operation: Chef! Periodic field trips, special visitors and many engaging camp activities, songs and skits round out the fun offerings of PACCC Summer Camps. Open to campers from all communities. Register online. (650) 493-2361

Palo Alto/Menlo Park

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley

Kids who love to act, have fun and put on a show, will learn from pros at the acclaimed TheatreWorks Silicon Valley camps for budding theatre enthusiasts. Spring Break camps for K-6. Summer Camps for K-12, plus special teen programs. (650) 463-7146

Palo Alto

J-Camp at Oshman Family JCC

With options for every age, schedule and interest, J-Camp has you covered. Traditional camps focus on variety and building friendships, while specialty camps include fantastic options like Robotics, Ceramics, Ocean Adventures, Food Truck Challenge, TV Studio Production and more. We're looking forward to our best summer ever and want your family to be part of the experience. (650) 223-8622

Mountain View

Community School of Mountain View Music and Arts (CSMA)

50+ creative camps for grades K-8. Drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, musical theater, summer music workshops and more. Two-week sessions; full and half-day enrollment. Extended care available. Financial aid offered. (650) 917-6800 ext. 0

Palo Alto

Summer at Athena Academy

Summer at Athena Academy offers specialized week-long camps for children to EXPLORE their passions, CREATE new memories, BUILD friendships and PLAY to their hearts' content. Camps include coding, sports & fitness, art, music and more. (650) 543-4560

Los Altos and San Jose

Athena Camps

Community building weekly day camps for girls K - 8th grade. A unique combination of sports, art projects and mentorship designed to build confidence. Sports: tennis, volleyball, yoga, fitness, self-defense and more. Themes: Connect & Communicate, Love & Express Yourself, Unleash Your Happiness. (408) 490-4972

Palo Alto

Pacific Art League Palo Alto

Dive into creativity this summer. Sign up now to reserve a seat in our week-long, half- and full-day camps for youth and teens ages 9-16. Topics include painting, printmaking, cartooning, anime, digital art, animation, photography, ceramics and more. Scholarships available. (650) 321-3891

Academics

Palo Alto

Alexa Café

Girls ages 10-15 discover technology in a unique environment that celebrates creativity, social activism, and entrepreneurship. Girls learn engineering principles, code games, design websites, explore cyber security and much more. 1 (844) 788-1858

San Jose

Harker Summer Programs

Harker summer programs for preschool - grade 12 children include opportunities for academics, arts, athletics and activities. Taught by exceptional, experienced faculty and staff, our programs offer something for everyone in a safe and supportive environment. (408) 553-5737

Stanford/Bay Area

iD Tech Camps

Students ages 7–17 can learn to code apps, design video games, mod Minecraft, engineer robots, model 3D characters, design for VR, explore cyber security, and more. Students explore the campus, learn foundational STEM skills and gain self-confidence. (844) 788-1858

Menlo Park

Mid-Peninsula High School

Mid-Pen's summer session offers an innovative series of one-week courses that give students the opportunity to customize their own summer program. These courses go beyond traditional curriculum, giving students the opportunity to enhance their skills while seeking either enrichment or credit repair. (650) 321-1991

Stanford

STANFORD EXPLORE: A Lecture Series on Biomedical Research

EXPLORE biomedical science at Stanford. Stanford EXPLORE offers high school students the unique opportunity to learn from Stanford professors and graduate students about diverse topics in biomedical science, including bioengineering, neurobiology, immunology and many others. explore-series@stanford.edu

Palo Alto and Pleasanton

Write Now! Summer Writing Camps

Improve your student's writing skills this summer at Emerson School of Palo Alto and Hacienda School of Pleasanton. Courses this year are Expository Writing, Creative Writing and Presentation Techniques. Visit our website for more information. Emerson: (650) 424-1267 Hacienda: (925) 485-5750

Palo Alto

Castilleja Summer Camp for Girls

Casti Camp offers girls a range of age-appropriate activities including athletics, art, science, computers, writing, crafts, cooking, drama and music classes each day along with weekly field trips. (650) 470-7833