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STEM Camps

The Out-of-Door Summer Academy offers unique academic, sports, STEM, arts, specialty, and day camps for children ages 5-17. With full day programs available, the Out-of-Door Summer Academy provides the most OUTstanding summer experiences in Sarasota!
ODA’s STEM Camps offer students the chance to explore science, technology, engineering, and mathematics in unique and fun ways. Students of all ages can experience hands-on, project-based learning through our STEM camps.
On-Site Summer Programs Cancelled / Register now for our New Virtual Classes!

The Out-of-Door Academy's on-site programs and activities have been cancelled for 2020; however we are reimagining Summer Programs and moving online. We will add new virtual camps and courses for all ages on a regular basis, so check back! All new camps and courses will be available for online registration.

Register now for online STEM and Lego classes for grades K-5. New Academic Courses are now available for grades 9-12.

If you previously registered for 2020 Summer Academy, you will receive an email from our camp director, Tammy Strot, with refund details. Please refer to that email as it will answer many or all of your questions or contact Mrs. Strot at tstrot@oda.edu.

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  • Building Robots (Online)

    • Grade: Entering Grades 3-5

    • Cost: $400 – 1-week session
    • Cost: $615 – 2-week session
    • Dates for 1 week sessions:
      • Session 1: Monday, July 6 - Friday, July 10
      • Session 2: Monday, July 13 - Friday, July 17
    • Dates for 2 week session:
      • Monday, July 6 - Friday July 10 and Monday, July 13 - Friday, July 17
    • You may sign up for a 1-week or 2-week session. Each camper will receive one kit that includes robot builds and projects for the 2-week session. Kit price of $300 is included for all campers. We will arrange a pick up day.
    • Times: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Teacher: Mr. Ryan Kinser (ODA Instructional Technology Teacher)
    • Location: Virtual
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  • LegoMania (Online)

    • Grade: Entering Grades 
K-5
    • 8 week program (Every Wednesday at 3:30 pm starting June 3rd-July 29 (No class on July 1)
    • Cost: $250/ 8 week session (supply kit included which you can pick up at STEMmania location)
    • Presented by STEMmania
    • Each Class includes a 75 minute lesson with 3 Hands-On Activities
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  • Middle School Robotics and Coding (Online)

    • Grade: Entering Grades 6-8

    • Cost: $500 – 1-week session
    • Cost: $775 – 2-week session
    • Dates for 1 week sessions:
      • Session 1: Monday, July 6 - Friday, July 10
      • Session 2: Monday, July 13 - Friday, July 17
    • Dates for 2 week session:
      • Monday, July 6 - Friday July 10 and Monday, July 13 - Friday, July 17
    • You may sign up for a 1-week or 2-week session. Each camper will receive one kit that includes robot builds and projects for the 2-week session. Kit price of $400 is included for all campers. We will arrange a pick up day.
    • Times: 9:00 am -10:30 am
    • Teacher: Mr. Tim Garrett (ODA Physics and Engineering teacher)
    • Location: Virtual
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  • Summer STEM-mania Virtual Lab for the Entire Family (Online)

    • Grade: Entering Grades K-5

    • 4 week / 8 session program or 8 week program
    • Cost: $250 (supply kit included which you can pick up at STEMania Think Tank, 4780 S Tamiani Trail )
    • Presented by STEMmania
    • Each 75 min. class includes a 15-Min Game & 60-Min Interactive Lesson with 3 Hands-On Activities!
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The Out-of-Door Academy

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