Indiana Academy Summer Camps

2019 Academy Summer Adventure Camps

Campers are always in for a week of hands-on and fun-filled activities! All of our camps are designed for specific grade-levels, and the indicated grades are for the 2019-20 school year.

Register Now and Pay Later!
After registering, we will send you an invoice. Save 10% for siblings or children attending more than one of our summer camps. Half-day camps are $150, or $135 if registered for more than one camp. The NASA Engineering Challenge camp is $250*, or $225 if attending more than one camp (this camp is free for students eligible for free or reduced lunch.)

Monday, June 10 – Friday, June 14
Grades 4-6
9:00-12:00Starting From Scratch: Computer Programming$150 Register Now!
1:00-4:00Silly Science$150 Register Now!
Grades 7-10
1:00-4:00Virtual Reality: Building Your Own World$150 Register Now!
Monday, June 17 – Friday, June 21
Grades 5-7
9:00-12:00Run Your Own Restaurant$150 Register Now!
1:00-4:00Let’s Get Baking$150 Register Now!
Monday, June 24 – Friday, June 28
Grades 5-9
9:00-4:00NASA Engineering Design Challenge$250* Register Now!

*Students eligible for free or reduced lunch can apply for a scholarship to attend NASA Engineering Design Challenge for free. Contact us at for details.

Please note: If your student has signed up for an all-day camp, or plans to attend a morning camp and afternoon camp in the same week, they will need to provide their own sack lunch daily. Refrigeration is not provided.


Starting From Scratch: Computer Programming

Grades 4-6   ·   June 10-14   ·   9 a.m. – 12 p.m.   ·   $150 Register Now!

Students can join us for a week of learning how to use code to make a range of programs, including animations, stories, and games. If your child likes to play with LEGO, they will enjoy this computer programming equivalent as they learn coding concepts and create interactive projects!

Instructor: Susie Cunningham


Silly Science

Grades 4-6   ·   June 10-14   ·   1 – 4 p.m.   ·   $150 Register Now!

Buckle in for an exciting week of science exploration! Students will discover what’s a solid, what’s a liquid, what’s a gas, and maybe even a mixture of the three! We will even find out what experiments might be lurking in your kitchen cabinets. Things might get a little weird, but that’s what’s so fun about science!

Instructor: Chris Norton


Podcasting: Share Your Voice With the World!

Grades 7-10   ·   June 10-14   ·   9 a.m. – 12 p.m.   ·   $150 Registration Closed

We’ll research topics, brainstorm ideas, and discover what makes a successful podcast. Students will then create and record their own podcasts throughout the week. Please note: This camp requires each student to bring a smartphone or tablet.

Instructor: Sarah Hofer


Virtual Reality: Building Your Own World

Grades 7-10   ·   June 10-14   ·   1 – 4 p.m.   ·   $150 Register Now!

Students can create their own world-­‐as real as they want it to be. They will learn the basics of 3D programming and explore objects in 3D while learning the history of Virtual Reality.

Instructor: Susie Cunningham


Run Your Own Restaurant

Grades 5-7   ·   June 17-21   ·   9 a.m. – 12 p.m.   ·   $150 Register Now!

Campers will work in teams to create their very own restaurant! They will collaborate to write a menu, think of ideas for a uniform, and the types of dishes their restaurant will serve. Students will practice making craft beverages, homemade pasta and sauces, delicious desserts; as well as practice proper etiquette and formal place setting. On the final day, adults will be invited to their restaurant to taste their “signature” dish!

Instructor: Christiana Mann


Let's Get Baking

Grades 5-7   ·   June 17-21   ·   1 – 4 p.m.   ·   $150 Register Now!

Join us for the week as we will learn the mixing methods of baking: beating, blending, creaming, cutting, folding, kneading, sifting, stirring and whipping. Campers will learn these methods as they create decadent desserts, including breads, pies, cakes, and custards!

Instructor: Christiana Mann


Theatre: Let's Put On A Show

Grades 8-10   ·   June 17-21   ·   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.   ·   $250 Registration Closed

Campers will immerse themselves into the world of acting and playwriting. By the end of the camp, students will have created short one-act plays that they will perform for family and friends!

Instructor: Kelsey Witt


NASA Engineering Design Challenge

Grades 5-9   ·   June 24-28   ·   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.   ·   $250* Register Now!

NASA Engineering Design Challenges (EDCs) connects students with the unique challenges faced by NASA scientists and engineers as they design the next generation of aeronautic and space vehicles, habitats, and technology. This program is made possible in part thanks to a grant from NASA.

*Students eligible for free or reduced lunch can apply for a scholarship to attend this camp for free. Contact us at for details.

Instructor: Dr. Dain Kavars


Note: Camp offerings subject to change. Contact Melissa Bucur at or 765-285-6156 for more information.

https://academy.bsu.edu/camps/