Summer Camps

2022 Summer Camp Information

Please see below for the three types of camps we are offering this summer. Linked pages with all the details for each type of camp are currently under construction and will be made live as soon as possible. Below is the general info for the camps with dates, rates, and a basic description. We are currently working hard to update all the detailed pages.

Registration will open on February 1 at NOON.

For more information, please email joshj@auroraschool.org or call Josh Johnson, Aurora's Camps Director, at (510) 428-2606 ext 208.

Thank you.

Play! Explore! Perform!

Spend the summer learning, creating and exploring in a supportive loving environment. Aurora’s experienced staff and small groups give our campers lots of individual attention for an extra fun summer.

Kids performing on stage in summer camp theater class

Theater Arts Camp

“The Giant Peach”

In an Aurora adaption of “James and the Giant Peach”, campers will create their own costumes and sets, and sing, dance and act their hearts out! Live performance on the last day of camp, either via zoom or with a limited audience, depending on current health guidance at the time.

July 5 – July 29

9:00 am – 3:00 pm
$1,895 per 4 week session

Open to Grades K – 6 (entering)

Limited CIT Spots for Grades 7-12

Contact Camp Director for details

Girl writing with paper and pencil in summer camp writing class

Creators & Explorers

An updated pandemic compliant version on our popular camp! Offered in three one week sessions, either half or full day.

Session 1: June 20 – 24

Session 2: June 27 – July 1

Session 3: August 1 – 5

Half Day: 9:00 – 1:00 $295

Full Day: 9:00 – 3:00 $450

Sample Schedule

9:00 – 9:45 Adventures in Science

9:45 – 10:30 Coding

10:30 – 11:00 Snack / Recess

11:00 – 11:45 Creative Writing / Comics

11:45 – 12:30 Sports & Games

12:30 – 1:30 Lunch / Half Day P/U

1:30 – 2:15 Arts & Crafts

2:15 – 3:00 Garden Forest Play

3:00 Full Day Pick Up

Contact Camp Director for more details

Kids performing on stage in summer camp theater class

TechKnowHow: LEGO & Engineering Camps

TechKnowHow is bringing their popular camps back to Aurora for 2022!

9:00 am – 3:30 pm

$529 per 1 week session ($425 for week of July 5)

Week 1: June 20 – 24

  •  LEGO Building Adventures for ages 5 – 8
  •  Girls STEAM Tech Camp for ages 7 – 10

Week 2: June 27 – July 1

  • Pokemania LEGO & Game Making for ages 6 – 9
  • Minecraft & LEGO Creators for ages 7 – 10

Week 3: July 5 – July 8 (4 days only)

  • Space Missions: LEGO Robotics & Game Coding for ages 8 – 12
  • Intermediate Minecraft: Command Blocks, Redstone, & Game Coding for ages 7 – 10

Week 4: July 11 – July 15

  • LEGO Building Adventures for ages 5 – 8
  • Girls STEAM Tech Camp for ages 7 – 10

Week 5: July 18 – July 22

  • Pokemania LEGO & Game Making for ages 6 – 9
  • Space Missions: LEGO Robotics & Game Coding for ages 8 – 12

Week 6: July 25 – July 29

  • LEGO Building Adventures for ages 5 – 8
  • Minecraft & LEGO Creators for ages 7 – 10

Week 7: August 1 – August 5

  • Pokemania LEGO & Game Making for ages 6 – 9
  • Intermediate Minecraft: Command Blocks, Redstone, & Game Coding for ages 7 – 10

Extended Care Options

Morning Care: All camps begin at 9am, and you can drop off your camper(s) as early as 8:30 at no extra charge.

After Care: Care until 5pm will be available to those that pre-register only. You may add a weekly after care option during your initial registration or anytime up to the week before a session begins. Cost is $150 per week.

The Fine Print: Camp Policies and COVID Response Plan

Due to our camps being inside for a significant portion of the day, only vaccinated staff and campers will be able to attend any of the Aurora camps. More info to come before registration opens on February 1.

Aurora is still accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year
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