Summers at SMCC focus in an enriching experience for the youth in our community! If you’re looking for fun, safe and affordable experiences for your young ones, take a look at the many opportunities happening this summer.
We offer different programs designed for different ages and with different time commitments.
Check out the SMCC Summer Camps!
The Ultimate Technology Summer Camp
A STEMulating Summer Opportunity for 8th, 9th, and 10th grade students. The Ultimate Technology Summer Camp provides one week (4 days) of in person activities focused on STEM. Optional second week of camp is also available. This camp introduces students to hands-on RaspberryPi activities.
May 20, 2022
Students will be notified of acceptance.
~Space is very limited~
Cost: Selected students are asked to pay $250 to secure their spot in the program.
Scholarships are available!
For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer Math Camps
Incoming High School Freshmen Math Camp - June 6 – 16
Focusing on the foundational Math skills to help strengthen understanding of math function
Rising High School Sophomores Math Camp- June 20 – 30
Camp to help rising Freshman develop and sharpen math skills
Indigenous Math Camp for 8th and 9th Graders - June 6 – June 30
Math taught using Indigenous concepts and teachings to embrace cultural knowledge
All camps are free!
Application deadline for all camps is May 26.
STEAM Summer Camp at the SMCC Guadalupe Center
Art and Music Meet Engineering!
The SMCC STEAM Summer Camp will introduce students to engineering through art, music and storytelling! This summer experience is brought to the South Phoenix community by the ASU Polytechnic School and the SMCC Storytelling Institute.
Camp description: Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process while learning basic science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) concepts like simple machines, electric circuits, programming, computational thinking, music, and storytelling. The project-based approach will emphasize problem identification, brainstorming, problem-solving, rapid prototyping, teamwork, and communication. The camp will culminate with the design and construction of a giant thematic chain-reaction machine and the performance of an oral story describing the machine!
Students will be building a Rube Goldberg machine through the instruction of Dr. Shawn Jordan.
Camp is designed for students in grades 7 and 8.
Dates and Times: June 20 – 23 | 9 am – 5 pm
Course Fee: $20
SMCC Guadalupe Center, Room GC125-126
9233 S. Avenida del Yaqui (Priest Drive)
Guadalupe, AZ 85283
Instructors: Chantel Freed (SMCC) and Dr. Shawn Jordan (ASU)
A Summer of Construction at SMCC!
Join the Free SMCC Construction Summer Camp
The SMCC Construction Summer Camp is open to all high school students looking to experience the electrical and carpentry/framing trades. The Construction Summer Camp is free for all students and will spend a 4-day teaching you the basic skills about construction!
You can get hands-on learning, gain critical thinking and develop a trade skill!
Summer Camp Details:
Monday – Thursday, July 18 – 21
9 am – 12:30 pm
SMCC Construction Trades Institute
NCC Building, Room 201
About Construction Summer Camp:
Participants will learn the basics of the electrical and carpentry/framing trades. This camp will provide an overview of both professions' knowledge, safety, and skills. Participants will experience hands-on learning of electrical and carpentry equipment and the tools necessary to work in the trades.