Weekly Experiences with Science, LEGO®, Art, and More!
June 20 – August 12
Morning, Afternoon, or Full-Day
Join Us for 60+ Enrichment Camps
Carlsbad Educational Foundation offers more than 60 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 help fund enriching experiences in Music, STEAM, and innovation for every Carlsbad public school student!
Enrichment Camp Schedule
Benefits to Enrollment
Early Bird Discount
Receive 10% off all enrichment camps when registered by May 27!
Save $75/week on Summer Adventure when also attending an enrichment camp the same week.
Students enrolled in a morning and afternoon camp in the same week will have a supervised lunch from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. (packed lunch required).
Age Appropriate Camps
Grades listed in camp descriptions refer to student’s grade in Fall 2022.
One Super Location
Valley Middle School
1645 Magnolia Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Camp Galileo meets at Pacific Rim Elementary.
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.
Financial Aid Available
Financial Aid Round 1
Financial aid applications received before April 30.
All round 1 applicants will be notified by May 13 with any financial aid awarded.
Financial Aid Round 2
Financial aid applications received May 1 – May 31.
All round 2 applicants will be notified by June 10 with any financial aid awarded.
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.
Policies & Financial Aid
Cancellations & Refunds:
If any summer program is canceled by 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. 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 on our website page. 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 on our website page.
Refunds are issued based on the schedule listed below:
Please note: Dates are for Summer 2022
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.
Carlsbad Educational Foundation awards financial assistance for Enrichment Camps and Summer Academy. A percentage of tuition assistance is discounted based on financial need and availability. Guardians must apply by the deadline assigned for each program. Applying for financial aid does not guarantee any financial aid will be awarded.
Financial Aid Deadlines
Round 1: March 7 – April 30, 2022 at 5 p.m.
Round 1 applicants will be notified by May 13
Round 2: May 1 – May 31, 2022 at 5 p.m.
Round 2 applicants will be notified by June 10
Applications received after May 31 will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
Deadline: April 30, 2022, at 5 p.m.
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