Working both individually and in teams, girls will spend the week designing, creating, and making various projects that incorporate all of the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) disciplines.
A camp to develop your daughter's imagination, problem-solving, engineering and design-thinking skills.

Basic Information

This popular All-GIRL camp led by Susan Deemer returns to Makery Down with new projects for 2020! Campers will learn how to use the digital embroidery machines, complete an art project using TinkerCad and the Carvey machine, create a robotic garden with blooming flowers, and spend time outside playing games with Burke’s alumna camp counselors.

  • Dates: Monday, June 22-26, 2020
    A camp expo will begin at 2 p.m. on Friday; there will be no extended care that day.
  • Cost:  $475 for the week; please note, lunch is not provided.
  • Grades: Registration is open to rising 4th-7th grade girls
  • Time: Camp will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with afternoon extended care available from 3-4:00 p.m. for an additional fee of $50.
To be able to provide individualized support and instruction, the session will be limited to 20 participants, accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Camp fills up quickly — we encourage you to register early!
In order to receive a full refund on any summer class or camp, cancellations must be received no later than seven days before the class or camp starts.

About the Instructor

Susan Deemer, Burke’s Upper School Makery Facilitator and mother of an alumna from the Class of 2017, has been a middle school science teacher, Maker Space Coordinator, and coach for over 20 years. In addition to being a National Board Certified Science Teacher and certified Maker Educator, Susan recently completed the coursework necessary to become a certified Computer Science teacher.
Financial assistance is available for students receiving tuition assistance at Burke's. Please contact Ron Bannerman for more information.
Burke's mission is to educate, encourage and empower girls. Our school combines academic excellence with an appreciation for childhood so that students thrive as learners, develop a strong sense of self, contribute to community, and fulfill their potential, now and throughout life.

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