Summer Enrichment Camps

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As we approach summer, we know COVID-19 is on your mind. We are committed to offering an enriching experience with the health and safety of our students at the forefront. We will ensure evolving CDC guidelines are integrated into our program and create an amazing summer experience for your students!

Rest assured, if any Summer Adventure or Summer Enrichment programs are canceled for student safety, you will receive a full refund.

We look forward to being on the other side of this challenging time and to a summer educating, adventuring and inspiring your students.


K-8 SUMMER Enrichment CAMPS

The Carlsbad Educational Foundation has more than 50 enrichment camps for students interested in music, art, robotics, gaming, dance, and more! Students entering grades K-8 can learn something new every week of summer, starting June 15 through August 7.

Benefits of Enrolling

Age-Appropriate Camps!

CEF specifies grades in the camp descriptions. Students register for the grade they will be entering in the fall. There is an opportunity for every student, grades K-8, to select from our 50+ enrichment opportunities.

Supervised Lunch!

Students enrolled in both a morning and afternoon camp the same week will have a supervised lunch from 12 – 1 p.m. (brown-bag lunch required). 

Full-Day Options! 

Extend Summer Enrichment Camp into a full-day adventure! Add Kids Care Summer Adventure for only $125/ week when registered for a Summer Enrichment Camp the same week! Summer Adventure is open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., every day.

Discounts and Scholarships!

Register before Friday, May 1, to receive our Early Bird Pricing!

Scholarships are awarded to students based in financial need. Apply Today.

Our Locations:

June 15 – July 10:
Jefferson Elementary, 3743 Jefferson St, Carlsbad, CA 92008

July 13 – August 7:
Aviara Oaks Elementary, 6900 Ambrosia Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011

LEGOLAND Camps take place at LEGOLAND California:
1 LEGOLAND Dr., Carlsbad, CA 92008

Easy Enrollment and Payment Options!

Registration is done online. Students must be registered prior to the start date of each camp, and payment is due at the time of registration. Classes are first-come, first-serve.

Register early to secure your space! 

Cancellations & Refunds:

The Carlsbad Educational Foundation respects the fact that life is unpredictable and that it may become necessary for you to withdraw from a registered camp. In consideration to life’s uncertainties, we offer the following refund policies:

Half-Day Enrichment Camps:

  • Two weeks before the first day of camp: 75% refund
  • Within two weeks of the first day of camp: No refund

Full-Day and LEGOLAND® Camps:

  • Four weeks before the first day of camp: 75% refund
  • Within four weeks of the first day of camp: No refund

You may transfer a purchased Summer Enrichment Camp to another Summer Enrichment Camp of the same price for no additional charge.

If a camp is canceled by the Carlsbad Educational Foundation, including cancellations due to COVID-19, a full refund will be issued or a change of schedule can be made with no processing fee.

All cancellations or schedule changes must be submitted in writing to the Carlsbad Educational Foundation. Email with your cancellation notice.