Affordable, educational summer fun

Looking for summer camps and programs that are educational, motivational and fun? St. Petersburg College and community partners host affordable summer camps and programs for elementary, middle and high school students.

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College for Kids Summer Experience

This eight-week program offers fun, safe and enriching sessions for students in kindergarten through 8th grade. Teachers will provide quality instruction at the SPC St. Pete/Gibbs Campus. Campers will engage with on campus activities, visual arts and many other enhancing adventures.


Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs Summer Camp

The Mechatronics and 3D Design Camp is June 3-7 at the Clearwater Campus and is open to teens ages 13-16. Campers will fabricate and program a memory electronic game, visit at least one industrial facility, and hear from local business leaders and inventors. The $225 cost covers all electronic materials and the game, a T-shirt, lunch, a one-year license of SolidWorks, and a certificate of completion.

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Green Innovations Summer Program

During this camp, which runs July 8-18 on the Clearwater Campus, you'll use VR/AR and 3D printing to create real and innovative solutions to social and environmental problems. Plus, you could earn 3 college credits for attending!

SPC students performing in the Summer Musical Theater Program

SPC Summer Musical Theater Program

High school and college students can join SPC's Summer Musical Theater Program. Students can participate on the technical or performance side as they produce a musical.

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Summer of Success

The Summer of Success (SOS) Program is a six-week "introduction to college" program for graduating seniors from Pinellas County high schools.

Pre-College Summer Programs

SPC also offers the following pre-college summer programs for students in the College Reach-Out Program (CROP).

Partner summer programs

St. Petersburg College provides support or services for the following summer programs.

Discover Your PATHe

Pinellas Access to Higher Education (PATHe), a partnership program between St. Petersburg College and the University of South Florida St. Petersburg campus, welcomes Pinellas County students to one of our Discover Your PATHe 2024 Events! Students will embark in an engaging college and career exploration experience, while being exposed to USF St. Petersburg. campus.

Operation Graduate

Operation Graduate provides at-risk middle and high school students with a path to higher education and skills to help them develop a foundation for success.

Study Abroad Italy

The study abroad program in Italy is designed to have Early College, St. Petersburg Collegiate High School, and Dual Enrollment students earn college credits by completing World Religions and/or International Relations while immersed in Italian culture.

Youth Development Program

SPC partners with the Pinellas Opportunity Council's Youth Development Program to equip low-income, academically talented youth ages 14-15 with workforce readiness, leadership and financial literacy skills.