Apply for a Phipps Summer Camp Scholarship
Commonwealth Charter Academy has graciously underwritten a limited number of scholarships for students to attend our summer camps for ages 4 – 13. Apply by noon on Wed., May 29.
Explore our seasonal camps for children ages 2 – 13 and let us immerse your young explorers in the incredible world of Phipps. Highlighting ecology, conservation, healthy living and art concepts through hands-on activities, each session includes nutritious snacks and take-home crafts. To learn even more, please call 412/441-4442, ext. 3925.
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AGES 6 – 10
These full-day programs immerse campers in the world of Phipps for a week of scientific discovery and include a healthy lunch program with Let's Move Pittsburgh.
Little Sprouts: Summer Camps
AGES 2 – 4
These four-day programs for our youngest visitors explore fun topics including wonderful worms, fairy tale gardens and superhero bugs.
Science Sleuths: Conservation Crew
AGES 9 – 13
July 29 – Aug. 2 | 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
$345 members | $360 nonmembers
Includes Let's Move Pittsburgh lunch program
Dive into conservation biology and learn about wildlife, plants, soil, water, and more. Plus use the scientific method to conduct hands-on research, and connect with local scientists every day!
As a part of the Let’s Move! Pittsburgh Lunch program, campers will learn about healthy and sustainable cooking, and one complimentary lunch is available daily. Campers are also welcome to bring a lunch from home.
Seedling Scientists: Summer Camps
AGES 4 – 6
Our week-long camps for early school-age children use awesome activities to strengthen connections to nature.
Budding Botanists: Summer Camps
AGES 6 – 8
These week-long programs for ages 6 – 8 go into depth on pollination and garden-to-plate concepts through fun activites.
Sponsored in Part by the Commonwealth Charter Academy
Select photos © Cory Doman, Paul g. Wiegman, Annie O'Neill