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Summer Camps for Tweens and Teens & Overnight Camps

Summer Camps from 7th Grade and Up

You may not want your older Kiddo to stay home this Summer and complain they are bored. We scanned our huge Guide and picked out our favorites for Camps which take Kids in 7th Grade and higher.

We have Summer Camps for Teens of every type! Whether you’re looking for half day, full day or something in between.

Here are some options for Summer Camps in Texas and some great offers too! Book in soon and enjoy your summer knowing your kids are having fun.

You’ll find many camps in Plano, TX for Middle School Kids and higher, some with weekly field trips and others with outdoor activities.

Summer camps for Teens

Day Camps

North Texas Performing Arts

Theatre camps are a great way for children to explore literature in a fun and creative way. Kids will transform into a superhero, a princess, or their favorite storybook character as they bring popular stories to life on stage at North Texas Performing Arts exciting theatre summer programs! With summer learning opportunities for ages 5 to 18, there’s a spot for everyone to learn from their professional directors, actors, and singers who have worked everywhere from Broadway to L.A.

Week-long camps are available in both half-day and full-day options for ages 5-13 and two-week productions are available for all ages, K-12! Each one-week camp has a different theme based on popular children’s stories like Descendants, Frozen, and Harry Potter. There are a dozen options for two-week productions, and there’s truly something for all ages, from 101 Dalmatians Kids to Moana JR to A Chorus Line.

Camp Hours: 8.30 am – 5.30 pm

Earliest Drop off: 8.30 am

Latest Pick-up: 5.30 pm

Price: $250 – $400


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YMCA Day Camps

All camps include healthy snacks, field trips, swimming, an official Day Camp T-shirt, and fun, weekly-themed activities in the areas of arts/culture, culinary arts, STEM, and more!

Regular Camp hours are  7:30 am – 5:30 pm and Extended Hours are available for $30 more per week 7:00 am – 6:00 pm.

Financial Assistance available, sibling discounts, and more.

Inquire today!

Up to 7th grade.


Club Sci-Kidz Dallas

Up to 7th grade

Club SciKidz Dallas offers 32 different themed STEM Day Camps for children ages 4-13 across 8 convenient locations in Plano, Prosper, & Dallas.  Camp themes include topics such as veterinary medicine, marine biology, chemistry, video game design, coding, robotics, engineering…and MANY more!  Each camper does 20 hands-on, minds-on lessons each week! 

Camps operate June 13- July 29 2022, Monday-Friday 9am-4pm, with optional extended care available from 8am-5:30pm. 

Price: $250 – $350 (Multi-session and Multi-sibling discounts are automatically applied during our checkout process.)

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Lone Star Circus Summer Camp

Lone Star Circus

Up to 9th grade.

Kids, here’s your chance to run away with the circus for a week. Discover the thrill of becoming a circus star! It is a great way to make new friends!

They inspire campers to discover their unique sense of creative expression by providing opportunities to reach new potentials and expand skills.

Lone Star Circus camps are a day-camp experience designed to introduce children at any level of physical development and skill the excitement of circus arts including aerial silks, aerial ring, trapeze, juggling, contortion, rolla bola and balancing.

Camp Hours: 9 am – 4 pm

Price: $310.


Write On Creative Writing Summer Camps

For grades 3 through 12.

Write On! Creative Writing Summer Camp is a time to unleash the imagination and discover the writer within, while developing literacy skills, building confidence, and encouraging creativity. Each day of Creative Writing Camp is filled with fun writing activities, focused lessons, independent & group writing, sharing and so much more!

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JCC of Dallas

Grades K through 9.

Whether you are looking for the traditional camp experience, or a specific sports, art, or theater camp – J Dallas has the best programs to choose from for grades K – 9th! Camp Chai provides that overall day camp experience with singing, arts and crafts, sports, swimming, and more. With five different specialty camp options, you can specialize in gymnastics, sports, tennis, and theater arts. If you are really young, come to Camp Simchah; hit the road with Teen Travel Camp if you are a little older. Dallas J Camps has everything you need for us to be your home away from home!

$350 – $650

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CodeWizardsHQ Summer Coding Camps and Classes

For grades 3 through 12.

Learn to code from the best this summer! CodeWizardsHQ offers the most fun (and effective!) coding camps and classes for ages 8-18. Hands-on and interactive learning, highly customizable projects, and engaging coding-professional educators make for an experience that students love. Their Minecraft and Roblox coding camps are perfect for gamers interested in coding. Students can learn Python, JavaScript, HTML/CSS, Scratch, Java and more. Three week classes and one week camps are available. No driving! Attend from home. Beginners and advanced coders alike are welcome (placement testing available). Save $50 if you enroll before May 1st!

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Dallas International School – Summer Enrichment Camp

Suitable for all students through 12th grade.

With its choice of over 60 activities offered on our two campuses from June to July, the Summer Enrichment Camp of Dallas International School will fill your child’s days with fun, enriching experiences.

The Waterview campus will host camps for ages 11 and up. These include language camps, acting, sports, chess, drone building, cooking and art.

For full day campers, a catered healthy lunch will be provided. Before and after camp care services will also be available.

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Overnight or Sleepaway Camps

Sky Ranch

Up to 12th Grade

Sky Ranch is one of North America’s leading Christian camping organizations, with locations in Texas, Colorado, and Oklahoma, offering programs year round.

Sky Ranch provides kids with a positive, recreational, fun, and memorable experience while being exposed to the truths of the Word of God.

Price: $1,200 – $1,400

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And so many more. We know you are looking for those Summer Camps nearby!

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