Fun, safe, and enriching

SPC’s College for Kids combines summer camp with the opportunity for students to experience the look and feel of a college campus. State-certified instructors work with students in kindergarten through 8th grade. Participants take part in a variety of activities – from visual and graphic arts to field trips to area museums.

This youth program is offered at SPC’s Downtown Center during the summer.

The College for Kids summer experience runs for seven weeks and is open to students completed kindergarten through 8th grade. Classes are June 5-July 21 from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Free early drop off as early as 7:30 a.m. and extended care is also available from 3-4:30 p.m. Additional care is available 4:30-5:30 p.m. at $55 per week per child.

SPC Downtown Center
222 Second Avenue North
St. Petersburg


$25 each CFK Application fee (includes field trips and a T-shirt)
$120 per week
Free extended care 3-4:30 p.m.
Additional care 4:30-5:30 p.m. - $55 per week

Each week of College for Kids will have a specific focus. All weeks include STEAM exploration:

  • June 5-9 | Visual Arts
  • June 12-16 | Robotics - Tech & Coding
  • June 19-23 | (no camp 6/19) | Entrepreneurship
  • June 26-30 | Career Week
  • July 3-7 (no camp 7/4) | Music/Acting/Dance
  • July 10-14 | Health & Wellness
  • July 17-21 | Robotics 2.0 - Tech & Coding

For more information contact: Jody Charleston | 727-341-3089 |

College for Kids blends the fun of camp with unique and enriching opportunities offered by a college campus. Students enrolled in the program receive:

  • Quality instruction led by credentialed teachers
  • Access to an SPC campus
  • Fun, active, entertaining experiences, including field trips – without the pressure of tests or grades

Pave the way for academic achievement

Introducing kids to college early in life can have a positive impact on their academic goals and personal and professional development. Experiencing a college atmosphere at an early age can spark their interest in higher education and increase the chance they will look to advance their education in the future.

To register for College for Kids or for more details about available classes, view course information here.

Have questions? Call 727-341-3089.