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Summer Camps

Summers at SMCC focus in an enriching experience for the youth in our community!

SMCC Summer Camps will focus in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) throughout the summer.

The Ultimate Technology Summer Camp
The Ultimate Technology Summer Camp

The Ultimate Technology Summer Camp provides two weeks (10 days) of activities focused on STEM.
The structured activities come in a STEM box containing all hands-on projects!

Application Deadline:
May 21, 2021
Students will be notified of acceptance.
One STEM box per household.

Summer Camp Dates:
June 14 - 25, 2021

Selected students are asked to pay $15
to secure their spot in the program.

Technology Requirements:

  • Access to the Internet
  • This camp is NOT a live stream

For more information email:

Learn More!

Download the Ultimate Technology Summer Camp flyer (PDF)

Verizon Innovative Learning
Verizon Innovative Learning

Free year-long STEM Enrichment program for girls in grades 6 – 8. Begin your summer experience in STEM at SMCC, and continue to learn about 3D printing, augmented reality, social entrepreneurship, and more during the year!

Virtual, in person or hybrid

Summer experience from July 6 – July 23
Once a month during the year

For more information, contact Lorrie Shelton at or call 602-243-8166.

Register here!

Download the Enrichment Program flyer (PDF)

Summer Academy

Open to all American Indian High School Students!

June 14 -25, 2021

Promoting the Voices of Our Storytellers

Learn the traditional art of storytelling with a modern twist using digital technology. By enrolling in our virtual class at South Mountain Community College, Phoenix Indian Center will pay for your registration and course fee. Join us for a virtual digital storytelling class and EARN a college credit.

We will also include extra workshops:
Celebrating Our Cultural Traditions

  • Ribbon Skirt Making
  • Ribbon Shirt Making
  • Painting
  • Gourd Making
  • Traditional Cooking
  • Bow and Arrow Making

Register for Summer Academy!