Last Day of School Tomorrow!

There is no after-school care tomorrow for middle and high school students due to an Early Release from school at 11:00am (K-5), 11:30am (6-7), and 12:00pm (Welcome to HS Party). STEM Families, enjoy your summer vacation and we hope to see you at one of our summer camps!


Middle School
Cross Country
Join us for Summer Training

All incoming Middle School Students interested in running Cross Country for the 2017 Fall season are invited to optional training over the summer. Please contact Coach Mike Liedtke (
mike@liedtkefamily.com ).    This is an optional and primarily self-driven training plan with a handful of weekend runs with coach through-out the summer. The regular training season will begin mid-August.

Summer at STEM
If your student is in Elementary School...

Beginner Lego Robotics
June 5th-9th

In this week-long summer camp, students will build a basic EV3 robot to start the class.  Building the robot will provide the students with basic mechanical engineering knowledge to include designing a solid well-balanced structure.  After all programming is mastered, the students will build a custom robot designed by them! They will be challenged to compete against other students using their advanced programming skills. Learn more and sign up  HERE.


Camp Invention
July 10th-14th

With Camp Invention, children are presented with fun, hands-on challenges that encourage creative problem-solving, teamwork, entrepreneurship, and innovation. Activities include launching water rockets, engineering giant castles, designing duct tape products, a spy gadget alarm box, and more! Don't miss this amazing opportunity. Learn more  HERE.


Jedi Training/Fencing Camp
July 24th-28th

Join us for this week-long camp at the Fencing Academy of Denver! In the mornings, students will learn how to use lightsabers in theatrical fighting, participate in strength and agility training using various exercises and games, learn Jedi lore and history, and learn how to put together a massive battle. The afternoons will be spent in Fencing camp, learning the history of fencing, footwork, and blade work. Learn more and sign up  HERE.

If your student is in Middle/High School...

BEST Robotics 1-Day Camp
June 30th
STEM'S BEST Robotics Team (Boosting Engineering, Science, and Technology) is hosting a one-day summer session for incoming grades 6-12.  In one day, you will spend the morning designing and building a robot, and in the afternoon drive that robot in competition against another team.  You'll get the traditional six weeks of the BEST fall competition all in one day!  All materials provided.  This is a great way to see what BEST is all about, and the perfect summer session for anyone who loves robot competitions.  Click HERE to read more and register.

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Drama Camp
June 12th-16th

The class will provide basic knowledge of acting techniques and stage movement to develop your child's imagination, creativity and confidence.  Every day, campers rotate through core classes in voice, acting, and dance, along with an exciting array of workshops, including sketch comedy, stage crafts, and more! Learn more about the camp and register HERE.


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Music Technology Camp
July 10th-14th or July 17th-21st

This program is based on STEM School's highly successful middle school Music Production program. It is intended for students with some experience of playing an instrument, such as piano, guitar, singing or band/orchestra. This course allows our participants to learn music composing skills using technology or enhance their own instrumental/vocal talents with technology. Click HERE to learn more.


Beginner Lego Robotics
June 5th-9th

In this week-long summer camp, students will build a basic EV3 robot to start the class.  Building the robot will provide the students with basic mechanical engineering knowledge to include designing a solid well-balanced structure.  After all programming is mastered, the students will build a custom robot designed by them! They will be challenged to compete against other students using their advanced programming skills. Learn more and sign up  HERE.


Decoder Squads: Encryption and CyberSecurity
June 5th-9th

This camp will teach students basics about Cyber Security. It will also teach them how to protect different operating systems from theft or damage to the software, hardware or information on them. We will also cover discussions on cybercrime and how our daily life and national security depends on a stable, safe, and resilient cyberspace. Students will learn to encrypt messages and information. They will be working in groups for problem-solving, collaboration, and team skillsLearn more about the camp and register  HERE.

Visit our  Summer Camps Page  for More Information and More Camps!


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 The bi-monthly STEM Academy Newsletter provides information about the extended learning programs offered by the STEM School and Academy.

This is a separate newsletter from the School Newsletter that is emailed every Thursday.

School Contact

STEM School and Academy
8773 Ridgeline Blvd., Highlands Ranch, Colorado
303.683.7836

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