CHALLENGER LEARNING CENTER

Las Cruces
Y​​​​​​​SUMMER SPACE CAMP
​2017
Support your child's academic enrichment in STEM through participation in Space Academy with the Challenger Learning Center of Las Crucess aca
1st - 2nd Grade​

Micro Explorer academy (1 Day)​
  • ​​Students will be immersed in the roles of an astronaut, engineer, scientist, mathematijcian, artist, and researcher to solve real-world problems as they investigate the role of planet Earth in our solar system.
June 6          June 13          June 20          June 27

$45.00 per individual date or register for all 4 dates for $165.00
  • ​​Cultivate the skills needed for college, career, and citizenship readiness through completion of hands-on experiments and integrated conceptual understanding of STEAM concepts.
3rd - 5th Grade​

Junior Space Academy (4 Days)​
  • ​​Scientific field experience through optional field trips in July.

Camp Activities Include:

Academy 1                             June 12 - 15

  • ​​​​​​​Challenger Learining Center Mission
  • Engineering Design Challenges
  • Kinetic Space Art
  • Asombro Institute for Science Education Programs
  • Virgin Galactic Presentations
  • DACC Computer Engineering 

Academy 2                             June 26 - 29

$150.00 per academy

Breakfast and Lunch provided by City of Las Cruces Lunch Program

6th - 8th Grade​

Space Academy (4 Days)​
Who:
Academy 1                             June 5 - 8

Open to all incoming 1st - 8th grade students in New Mexico
 Academy 2                           June 19 - 22
Where:
$150.00 per academy

LCPS Professional Development Center
505 S. Main St. Suite 400
​Las Cruces NM 88001
Field Trips

When:
Chihuahuan Desert
​Nature Park
July 6

$15.00/person
8:00 am -

​12:00 pm
All camps are held 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Early Drop Off 8:00 am - 9:00 am for
$5.00 additional a day

Late Pick Up 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm for
$10.00 additional a day
Virgin Galactic
Gateway at
​Spaceport America
July 12

$20.00/person
8:00 am -

​5:00 pm
REGISTER BELOW

Junior Space
Academy

Space Academy

Micro Explorers

1st - 2nd
3rd - 5th
6th - 8th