Challenger Learning Center
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Las Cruces

EXPLORE THE INNOVATION
OF THE INTERNATIONAL
SPACE STATION

Support your child's academic enrichment
in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) through participation in Space Academy with the Challenger 
Learning Center of Las Cruces:

  • Students will be immersed in the roles of an astronaut, engineer, scientist, mathematician, artist, and researcher to solve real-world problems as they investigate the International Space Station (ISS).

  • Experience the lost lessons of Christa McAuliffe, facilitated by astronauts on the ISS.

  • Discover implications of living in micro-gravity environments.

  • Cultivate the sklls needed for college, career, and citizenship readiness through completion of hands-on experiments.

Camp Activities Include:

  • Challenger Learning Center Journey to Mars mission

  • Asombro Institute for Science Education program

  • Orbiter flight simulation

  • Static electricity bubble art

  • Rocket launches

  • Engineering desigh challenges

  • 3-D Technology


​Breakfast and Lunch provided by City of Las Cruces Lunch Program

summer space camp

"Education on the Station"

Kindergarten - 2​​​​nd Grade
Micro Eplorer Academy (1 day)

3​​​​rd  -  5th  Grade
Junior Space Academy (4 days)

6​th  -  8th  Grade
Space Academy (4 days)

Who:

Open to all incoming Kindergarten - 8th grade students

Where:

LCPS Teaching and Learning Center

505 S. Main St. Suite 400

Las Cruces, NM 88001

When:

​All camps are held 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Field Trip

Register at challengerlascruces.com or call

575-527-5855 for more information