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Indian River State College offers a variety of fun, challenging and educational summer experiences for primary, middle, and high school students.  Kids work directly with coaches, faculty, and staff as they develop key skills and explore their curiosities. 

IRSC is an EA/EO educational institution.

Sports Camps

At IRSC Sports Camps, campers at all levels develop confidence and build critical skills while fostering an appreciation for health, fitness, and teambuilding. Camps take place on the IRSC Main Campus in Fort Pierce.

Registration for IRSC Sports Camps is now completely online.

Campers enjoy a fun summer experience with instruction in swimming and diving, aquatic games and dry-land activities, led by experienced, safety-certified staff. On Fridays, they compete for swimming and diving awards and play aquatic games. Campers must be comfortable in water depths that exceed their height and be able to swim.

Campers enrolled in Aqua Sports Camp must bring the following daily: appropriate swim attire, towel, googles (optional) and snacks for lunch break

Aqua Sports Camp is for boys and girls, residing in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties.

Register online

Date and Fees
Session 1: June 3–7, Session 2: June 10–14, Session 3: June 17–21 or Session 4: June 24–28
9:00 a.m. until noon
Fee: $99 per session, per camper

Aqua Sports Camp is held in the Anne Wilder Aquatic Complex on the IRSC Main Campus in Fort Pierce.

This summer brush up on basketball basics with the coaches, staff and players of the IRSC Men’s Basketball Team. Campers will learn teamwork while developing their footwork, ball handling, shooting, rebounding and screening.

Campers should wear comfortable clothing, basketball shoes and socks and bring a water bottle, towel (optional) and money to purchase snacks (optional).

Basketball Fundamentals Camp is for boys residing in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties.

Register online

Date and Fees
Half-day Programs
June 10 – June 14
Ages 7–12: 8:00 a.m. until noon
Ages 11-19: 1:00–5:00 p.m.
Fee: $100 per camper, includes t-shirt

Full-day Program for Boys Ages 11 & 12
June 10 – June 14
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Fee: $150 per camper, includes t-shirt

Campers will learn shooting techniques that will help improve their shooting skills. They will work on body posture, eye and hand placement, as well as the importance of footwork.

Campers should wear comfortable clothing, basketball shoes and socks and bring a water bottle, towel (optional) and money to purchase snacks (optional).

Basketball Fundamentals Camp is for boys residing in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties.

Register online

Date and Fees
Half-day Programs
Monday through Thursday, June 24–June 27
Ages 7–12: 8:00 a.m. until noon
Ages 11–19: 1:00–5:00 p.m.
Fee: $85 per camper, includes t-shirt

Full-day Program for Boys Ages 11 & 12
Monday through Thursday, June 24–June 27
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Fee: $135 per camper, includes t-shirt

This summer hone your basketball skills with the coaches and staff of the IRSC Women’s Basketball Team. Campers will receive both individual and group instruction aimed to improve their all-around game:  ball handling, passing, rebounding, shooting, defense, agilities, strength and conditioning.

Campers should wear comfortable clothing, basketball shoes and socks and bring a water bottle, towel (optional) and money to purchase snacks (optional).

Basketball Fundamentals Camp is for girls residing in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties.

Register online

Date and Fees
June 17-21
Ages 6 to 19: 9:00 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Fee: $80 per camper, includes t-shirt

Jump into the game at IRSC Softball Camp. Campers spend each day training, conditioning and competing. They build skills including throwing, catching, hitting, bunting, base running, pitching and teamwork. A full schedule of activities may be found on the registration page.

Campers bring the following: gloves, batting equipment, hat, sunscreen, towel, swimsuit, softball attire and water bottle. Campers must bring their own lunch daily.

For girls six to 12 years of age who are documented residents of Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties.

Register online

Date and Fees
Session 1: Monday through Thursday, June 4–June 6 or Session 2: Monday through Thursday, June 17–20
9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Fee: $100 per session, per camper

Softball Camp is held at the IRSC baseball/softball complex located along 35th Street on the west side of the Main Campus.

Learn to swim with the skilled, water safety-certified staff at IRSC. Children have a positive, encouraging learning experience with an emphasis on water safety and survival concepts. Students are tested, placed into developmentally appropriate groups (beginner, advanced beginner and intermediate), and work on skills and develop confidence.

For boys and girls residing in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties. Children may enroll for more than one week.

Register online

Date and Fees
Session 1: Monday through Thursday, June 3–6; Session 2: Monday through Thursday, June 10–13; Session 3: Monday through Thursday, June 17–20; or Session 4: Monday through Thursday, June 24–27
9:00 a.m., 9:40 a.m., or 10:20 a.m.
Fee: $39 per session, per camper

Make your move at IRSC Volleyball Camp! Campers spend each day training, conditioning and competing. They build skills such as team defense and offense, passing, jumping and setting. Skill prizes will be awarded for all ages. A full description of daily instruction and skills competitions may be found on the registration page.

Campers should wear comfortable clothing, tennis shoes and knee pads, and bring water and money for concessions.

For girls in grades 3 through 12 residing in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties.

Register online

Date and Fees
Monday through Wednesday, July 22–24
Grades 3–7: 9 a.m. until noon
Grades 8–12: 1:30–4:30 p.m.
Fee: $90 per camper weekly or $30 per camper daily

STEM Camps

Discover the future of technology and develop valuable 21-st century life skills with STEM summer experiences offered through IRSC.

Discover the world of computer coding using the Arduino microcontroller! Create computer code to interact with electronic circuits that can automate your world. Start with a simple LED, create personalized messages, send commands, and receive both digital and audible commands. IRSC educators who are well-versed in the field of electronics, programming, and inquiry-based learning will guide your discovery. Learn how your TV remote works, find out how an Arduino can tell if your plants have enough water, and discover how to program your very own clock.

For boys and girls residing in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties.

Register online

For information, call 772-462-7074 or send mail to wkeiser@irsc.edu.

Dates and Fees
June 17–20
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Fee: $225 per camper, includes a customized complimentary kit valued at $100

Coding with Arduino Bootcamp takes place at the Kight Center for Emerging Technologies, V-443 on Main Campus in Fort Pierce.

Expand on your knowledge of computer coding using the Arduino microcontroller! Create computer code to interact with electronic circuits that can automate your world. IRSC educators who are well-versed in the field of electronics, programming, and inquiry-based learning will guide your discovery as you draft, design, and build! Program an LED matrix, send and receive data using radio frequency, and create your own controlled-access entry using RFID. Then experiment with adding Bluetooth and wireless capabilities to the Arduino. Learn about the speed of sound, and how sonar is used to measure distance. In your final project, you will build your own Arduino from scratch. 

For boys and girls residing in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties.

Register online

For information, call 772-462-7074 or send mail to wkeiser@irsc.edu.

Dates and Fees
June 24–27
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Kight Center for Emerging Technologies, V-443
Fee: $225 per camper, includes a customized complimentary kit valued at $100

Coding with Arduino Bootcamp takes place at the Kight Center for Emerging Technologies, V-443 on Main Campus in Fort Pierce.

Journey into a world where C++ and Java collide. Develop electronic circuits to control software. Turn retro games into real-life functioning models. Use the Arduino as a synthesizer to replicate the theme songs from retro games. Create a clock that displays the lunar cycle, time of day, day of week, week of month, and month of year. Develop an electronic circuit that senses color and can reproduce that same color. Code Pong in Java. Develop a virtual Etch-A-Sketch using your Arduino as your controller and your computer as the display. Create a rotating SONAR device that resembles technology used on submarines. Develop a game similar to Arkanoid, using C++ & Java. 

For boys and girls residing in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties.

Register for Session 1 (July 8–11)
Register for Session 2 (July 22–25)

For information, call 772-462-7074 or send mail to wkeiser@irsc.edu.

Dates and Fees
Session1: July 8–11 or Session 2: July 22-25
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Fee: $225 per camper, includes a customized complimentary kit valued at $100

Coding with Arduino Bootcamp takes place at the Kight Center for Emerging Technologies, V-443 on Main Campus in Fort Pierce.

Explore the world of electronic circuitry in this hands-on book camp facilitated by educators versed in the field of electrical engineering, programming, and inquiry-based learning. Build prototype circuits on a breadboard and apply it to a Printed Circuit Board (PCB). Learn the art of soldering utilizing equipment used by professionals. Use professional test equipment such as function generators, oscilloscopes, multimeters and more.

For boys and girls residing in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties.

Register online

For information, call 772-462-7074 or send mail to wkeiser@irsc.edu.

Dates and Fees
July 15–18
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Fee: $225 per camper

Electronics Maker Bootcamp takes place at the Kight Center for Emerging Technologies, V-443 on Main Campus in Fort Pierce.

Discover, learn, and explore at IRSC this summer. Take part in STEM projects, discover STEM careers, and participate in college field trips and campus activities. Campers will experience the college environment and have the opportunity to enroll in Dual Enrollment classes for high school and college credit.

For eligible students in grades 9, 10 and 11; income and educational requirements apply. 

Spaces are filling up fast. Contact Debra Jackson at 722-462-7237 to learn more about the Upward Bound Math & Science Program (UBMS).

Dates and Fees
June 10–18
9:00 a.m.–3:45 p.m.
Fee: Free, but space is limited. Lunch is provided daily. 

TechKnow campers will spend the week immersed in the dynamic world of technology where projects in engineering, graphic design, aerospace, drone technology, and computer science will stimulate curiosity and creativity. Campers will work on activities to create their own mouse pads,  model rockets, compete in drone racing and more.

For Martin County students who have completed grades 6, 7 or 8 by June 2019 with a minimum 2.0 unweighted GPA.

Register online.

Dates and fees
June 10–13, 2019
8:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Fee: Free, but space is limited. Eligible students will be accepted based on the date applications are received. Students who have previously attended will be placed on a waiting list. Breakfast and lunch are provided daily.

TechKnow Camp takes place at the Clark Advanced Learning Center, 2400 S.E. Salerno Road in Stuart.

Pre-College and Career Exploration

IRSC Pre-College and Career Exploration Camps can help you choose your perfect career through hands-on activities and one-on-one interaction with staff and faculty who are experts in their field.

Quest Summer Program—Boys and Girls Age 14–16

Discover your future as you explore exciting career paths through the Quest Summer Program. During the three-week summer enrichment program, students will explore Career Pathways Clusters to identify major areas of career interest. They will use technology tools to access and research career information. Students will participate in exploratory tours including Public Safety, STEM, Bio-Technology, Arts, Digital Media, E-Learning and Health Science. Students will leave with an increased awareness that will aid them in choosing a career.

For boys and girls 14 to 16 years of age (as of June 1) who are residents of Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie, or Okeechobee counties. Parent or guardian must be able to document residency in the State of Florida one year prior to date of application to the program. 

Registration form coming soon. For more information, contact Lila White at 772-462-7686 or lwhite@irsc.edu

Dates and Fees
Monday through Thursday, June 10­­–27
8:30 a.m. to noon
Fee: $125.00 per camper. Scholarships, to cover camp cost, may be available on a first-come first-served basis.  

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