Plan Your Summer of Fun!

Options for all students,

incoming K through 12th grade!

Full-Day Child Care

Kids Care Summer Adventure is a licensed child care program available on weekdays from 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Socialize, play outside, and explore STEAM through crafts, games, and off-site field trips. 

Grades K – 5

Enrichment Camps

Weeklong enrichment camps for students interested in music, art, robotics, performance, technology, and more. Learn a new skill, ignite a passion, and challenge your mind! 

Grades K – 8

High School Courses

Complete a yearlong class and earn credits toward graduation in just six weeks! Enroll in a math, science, or Spanish course!

Grades 7 – 12

Summer Brochure

Summer Program Information

Cancellations and Refunds
If any summer program is canceled by the Carlsbad Educational Foundation, 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:

Summer Adventure

Receive a 75% refund if cancelled at two weeks prior to weekly camp start date. If cancelling within two weeks, there is no credit or refund. Weeks are non-transferable to another week. Cancellations in writing must be submitted via email to Carlsbad Kids Care:

Summer Enrichment

Receive a 75% refund when cancellation is submitted in writing at least two weeks before 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

Summer Academy

Once a class has begun, students may withdraw by completing a Withdrawal Request Form, available online here. You may also request a withdrawal form by emailing 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 here.

Refunds are issued based on the schedule listed below:
Prior to May 3: Full refund minus a $25 processing fee
Between May 4 – May 17: 50% refund minus a $25 processing fee
May 18 and after: No refund
Any change of schedule may incur an additional $25 processing fee.

Financial Aid

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

Summer Academy:

Deadline: May 3, 2024, at 5 p.m.

Application for Financial Aid (Click Here)


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