Weekly Experiences with Science, LEGO®, Art, and More!
June 14 – August 6
Weekdays | Morning, Afternoon, or Full-Day
Join Us for 50+ Enrichment Camps!
The Carlsbad Educational Foundation offers more than 50 weekly enrichment camps for students interested in art, robotics, gaming, dance, and more. Students entering grades K-8 can learn something new every week of summer!
All proceeds from the Carlsbad Educational Foundation’s summer programs help fund enriching experiences in Music, STEAM, and innovation for every Carlsbad public school student!
Benefits to Enrollment
Early Bird Discount
Receive 10% off all enrichment camps when registered by May 31!
Add Summer Adventure for $125/week when registered for an enrichment camp the same week.
(packed lunch required).
Age Appropriate Camps
Grades listed in camp descriptions refer to student’s grade in Fall 2021.
Two Carlsbad Locations
June 14 – July 9
July 12 – August 6
What Parents Say
Mrs. Bridget and Mrs. Maya were phenomenal teachers. She is so proud of everything she did. I couldn’t be happier with the experience.
The camps were great. The kids made so many creative things during the week.
Great communication with thorough instructions and safety expectations.
Save 10% off all enrichment camps when registered by May 31, 2021.
Financial Aid Available
Financial Aid Round 1
Financial aid applications received before April 30.
All round 1 applicants will be notified by May 7 with results.
Financial Aid Round 2
Financial aid applications received May 1 – May 31.
All round 2 applications will be notified June 4 of results.
Financial Aid applications received after May 31 will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
Applying for financial aid does not guarantee any financial aid will be awarded.
Summer Program Information
Cancellations & Refunds:
If any summer program is canceled by the Carlsbad Educational Foundation, including a CEF cancellation due to COVID-19, a full refund will be available or a change of schedule may be made with no processing fee. The Carlsbad Educational Foundation respects the fact that life is unpredictable and that it may become necessary for you to withdraw from a summer program. In consideration to life’s uncertainties, we offer the following refund policies:
Receive 75% refund when cancellation is submitted in writing at least two weeks prior to the upcoming Summer Adventure. No credit or refund if canceling within two weeks of your scheduled start date. The $75 registration fee for Carlsbad Kids Care Summer Adventure is non-refundable and non-transferable. Cancellations in writing must be submitted via email to Carlsbad Kids Care: [email protected].
Receive 75% refund when cancellation is submitted in writing at least two weeks prior to any half-day enrichment camp. Full-day enrichment camps must be canceled within four weeks of the start date for a 75% refund. No credit or refund if canceling within two weeks of a camp start date. You may transfer a purchased enrichment camp to another enrichment camp of the same price for no additional charge. Cancellations must be submitted via email to [email protected].
Once a class has begun, students may withdraw by completing a Withdrawal Request Form found in the Summer Academy Handbook, available online at www.CarlsbadEd.org/SummerAcademy/. You may also request a withdrawal form by emailing [email protected]. Final approval for dropping a class will be given by the Carlsbad Educational Foundation.
All enrollment cancellations and refund requests must be submitted through the Cancellation/Drop Request Form found online at
Refunds are issued based on the schedule listed below:
Prior to May 8 : Full refund minus a $25 processing fee
Between May 8 - May 22: 50% refund minus a $25 processing fee
After May 22: No refund
Any change of schedule may incur an additional $25 processing fee.
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