Summercamps

Summer Camps

REGISTRATION IS OPEN NOW!

Camps run June 3rd - July 18th

June Camps registration cut-off date 5/27/2019
July Camps registration cut-off date 6/24/2019

Programs Offered for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students!
Life Skills | Performing Arts | STEAM | Music and More!

  • One-week and/or two-week camps
  • Full-day and half-day camps
  • Varying start times, 9am-3pm
  • 20% discount for sibling registration
  • Easy payments online

Register Here for multiple Camps

Registration for a single camp is below each camp description.


Here's what to look forward to!

  • Programming created and taught by college professors
  • Hands-on learning activities based on your area of interest
  • Real-world insight from partnering businesses around the Valley
  • And so much more!

Note: Deadline to Register - May 29th 2019. ALL Prices will have an increase of 20% after May 1st. NO REFUNDS AFTER JUNE 1st.


Select a camp that interests you!

Come experience PVCC's vibrant campus and rigorous academic environment before freshman year. Take time to think about what you like to do and what you're passionate about, as well as your skills and talents. Then explore the following to see which camp is the best fit for you!

Summer Camps

 
 
Summer Camps

 
 
Summer Camps


June 3rd - 6th

 

Find Your Purpose

Find Your Future: Discover Your Passions, Purpose

High School / June 3rd - June 6th 2019 @ 9:00AM-12:00PM. $100

Students will explore their values, strengths, interests, and lifestyle needs related to choosing a meaningful, fulfilling career. College majors and occupations will be explored to create a viable inspiring plan for the future.

Theatre Blast

Elementary School Summer Theatre Blast

Ages 6-11 / June 3rd- June 6th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $150

This camp will be a fun learning experience for elementary school students, where they will get a chance to explore creating characters through famous books and stories while enhancing their skills in collaboration, creativity, and using their imaginations.

Vocal Intensive Camp

Vocal Intensive Camp

Ages 12-17 / June 3rd-June 6th, 2019 @ 9:00AM- 3:00PM. $150

Students will incorporate a variety of exercises and games aimed to build vocal strength and technique, and will learn five pieces of repertoire to be performed in a mini-concert at the end of the week.


June 3rd - 13th

 

STEAM Camp-Journey of the Mind: A Space Odyssey

STEAM Camp-Journey of the Mind: A Space Odyssey

Grades 5-9 / June 3rd-June 13th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $300

This camp is the perfect combination of STEAM activities, problem solving and theater. If you enjoy exploring space, collaborating with a team, acting and solving challenges like marble runs, ping pong ball launcher and air powered cars--this camp is for you!

Middle School Summer Theatre

Middle School Summer Theatre Intensive #1

Grade 5-8 / June 3rd-June 13th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $300

Students will participate in classes: auditioning, character development, prop making, improvisation, and so much more! Afternoons will be reserved for rehearsal of a small show that will be presented on the last day of camp for families and friends. All students are guaranteed a role in the show!

Entrepreneurship Camp

Entrepreneurship Summer Camp

High School / June 3rd-June 13th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-12:00PM. $200

Innovate and develop entrepreneurial skills with feeder and alternative high schools. The two-week summer program will teach product development and product prototyping using 3D-printing. Participants will network with other business-oriented students, compete in teams to win a number of different prizes, and meet current professionals working in the field of business. Target audience high school students.


June 10th - 13th

 

STEAM Plus at PVCC Black Mountain

STEAM Plus at PVCC Black Mountain

Grades 7- 8 / June 10th- June 13th, 2019 @ 9:00AM- 3:00PM. $150

STEAM Plus at Black Mountain can be described as an adventure in experiences. Camp participants will participate in a new experience every 2 hours! There is something for everyone at the Black Mountain camp. Location: PVCC Black Mountain Campus: 34250 N 60th St | Scottsdale, AZ 85266.

Orchestra Music (Strings Only)

Orchestra Music (Strings Only) Camp

Elementary/Middle School / June 10th – June 13th, 2019 @ 9:00AM- 3:00PM. $200

Students will explore ways to develop music technique through exposure to a variety of musical styles and performance opportunities. Students will gain hands-on musical experience! Students supply their own instruments.

Video Game Production Summer Camp

Video Game Production Summer Camp

Middle School-High S. / June 10th- June 13th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $200

This camp will be about the concept of designing and building a Simple Platformer Video Game in the Unity Game Engine video game, which features a newly created superhero. Students will gain experience in the elements of creative writing, visual art, sound design, and coding.


Songwriting Camp

Songwriting Camp

High School / June 10th- June 13th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $200

This camp is designed to explore popular songwriting techniques and creative strategies. Throughout the camp students will learn how to create/analyze songs, collaborate with other songwriters, and explore additional skills associated with popular songwriting.

Vocal Intensive Summer Camp

Vocal Intensive Summer Camp

Ages 7-11 / June 10th- June 13th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $150

Students will incorporate a variety of exercises and games aimed to build vocal strength and technique, and will learn five pieces of repertoire to be performed in a mini-concert at the end of the week.

Bank or Bust

BANK or bust! – Financial Literacy

High School - June 10th- June 13th, 2019 @ 10:00AM- 4:00PM. $150

Which do you want, BANK or bust? Learn the basic financial skills you need to avoid bust! This camp teaches high school age students basic financial skills such as how to read their paycheck, understand credit, create a budget, the importance of saving, how to prepare a simple tax return and investment basics.


June 17th - 20th

 

Guitar Camp

Guitar Camp

Ages 6-9 / June 17th-June 20th, 2019 @ 9:00AM- 12:00PM. $100

This camp is designed to explore basic skills and music making techniques for beginning and intermediate guitar players. Throughout the camp students will learn about various musical styles, instrumental techniques, collaboration, and improvisation. Students supply their own guitars.

Guitar Camp

Guitar Camp

Ages 10-17 / June 17th-June 20th, 2019 @ 12:00PM-3:00PM. $100

This camp is designed to explore basic skills and music making techniques for beginning and intermediate guitar players. Throughout the camp students will learn about various musical styles, instrumental techniques, collaboration, and improvisation. Students supply their own guitars.

Jazz Improvisation Music Camp

Jazz Improvisation Music Camp

Middle School-High School / June 17th-June 20th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $150

This camp is designed to help students grow as creative musicians. Students will learn jazz tunes, approaches to improvisation, and performing in instrumental groups.


Young Authors Camp

Young Authors Camp

Grades 7-12 / June 17th-June 20th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $150

This camp allows students in grades 7 through 12 to engage with writing in various genres and forms. From fiction to poetry, students will be encouraged through hands-on activities facilitated by published author-faculty that stimulate and develop the student artist.

 

 

 

 


June 17th - 27th

 

Middle School Summer Theatre Intensive

Middle School Summer Theatre Intensive #2

Grade 5-8 / June 17th-June 27th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $300

Students will participate in classes: auditioning, character development, prop making, improvisation, and so much more! Afternoons will be reserved for rehearsal of a small show that will be presented on the last day of camp for families and friends. All students are guaranteed a role in the show!

Intermediate Accounting Boot Camp for College Students

Intermediate Accounting Boot Camp -College Students

June 18th, 20th, 25th, 27th, 2019 @ 10:00AM-3:00PM. $100

Prepare college students for the transition into Intermediate Accounting.

 

 


June 24th - 27th

 

Music Technology Summer Camp

Music Technology Summer Camp

High School / June 24th-27th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $150

We will provide a fundamental level of instruction in music technology as well as an overview of all the uses of technology in the creation of commercial music.

 

 

 

 


July 15th - 18th

 

Strings/Orchestra Summer Camp

Cello/Bass Summer Camp

High School / July 15th-July 18th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-3:00PM. $150

This camp is specifically as a high school string camp for students playing Cello and Double Bass only. Students will explore ways to develop music technique through exposure to a variety of musical styles and performance opportunities. Students will gain hands-on musical experience!

 

 


July 15th - 25th

 

Musical Theater Camp

Musical Theater Camp

Ages 9-15 / July 15th-July 25th, 2019 @ 9:00AM-12:00PM. $200

Come cool off this summer as we dive into the wonders of musical theatre! Participants will advance their singing, dancing, and acting skills while working on a mini-musical in two weeks. Directed and choreographed by professional theatre artists/PVCC faculty, students will become triple threats as they learn songs from well-known musicals, execute choreography, and participate in scene work. After 8 days of intensive training, there will be a workshop performance for family and friends to enjoy!

Summer Math Camp

Summer Math Camp

New and Current PVCC Students / July 15th-July 25th, 2019 @ 10:00AM-1:00PM. FREE

This math camp is FREE and for all new and current students who have only taken the Accuplacer math placement test once and place into either pre-college or developmental MAT082 or MAT092. The 24 hours of content review will be followed by students re-testing on the placement test with a goal of placing into a higher, college-level math class. Location: Q Building Room 204.


Register Here for multiple Camps