Summer Opportunities for Students


Incoming High School–

9th grade Academy

Get Ready for High School: Sign up for 9th Grade Academy here: – Include in the email: Your Full Name, Student ID, your address and phone number, and the high school you are attending.

2018 DPS Summer Academy at University of Denver


9th Grade College readiness camp at Metro State University at Denver

For Rising 9th grade students (who are currently 8th graders): 25 slots, also FREE.

Students have an opportunity to participate in classes, field trips and other activities focused on expanding their knowledge and skills in science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM) and language arts. Over the course of three weeks, camp participants attend a 60- to 90-minute class Mondays through Thursdays, with field trips and team building activities scheduled each Friday. Here is a link to all of MSUD’s summer programs they offer!

Incoming Middle School–

Metro State Univ is hosting 2 different FREE Summer camps!

 Summer Science Institute, rising 6th, 7th and 8th grade students: 20 spots available 

The camp will run June 18 – 29th. Student will be be picked up at KCAA at 7:30 am and will return at 12:15 pm. FREE Lunch and transportation will be provided daily. Students will be introduced to Biology, Chemistry and Physics concepts using hands-on project-based learning.  At the conclusion of this camp, students will go to Elitch Gardens for the day! Also, here is a link to their website:

The website mentions a fee, but it’s FREE for KCAA students!!!!!

6th Grade Summer Academy Parent Letter-English

6th Grade Summer Academy Parent Letter-Spanish


Mi Casa Resource Center Summer Camp—

June 11, 2018-July 20, 2018

Spanish application

English application