The experiential learning and guided play ABQ Children’s Academy provides toddlers, preschoolers and pre-K students during the school year is available to children 18 months to 12 years old during the summer. Our summer camp schedule is full of fun educational opportunities, and you can customize your summer camp calendar to fit your schedule.

Summer Camp Dates

Camp Start:

Monday, June 4

Camp End:

Friday, July 27

Special Dates:

Wednesday, July 4 – No Camp

Summer Camp Weekly Schedule

Your child can attend summer camp at ABQ Children’s Summer Camp half-day (8:00 am – 12:00 pm) or full-day (8:00 am – 4:00 pm). You may select entire weeks or individual days.

Each week will have a similar schedule:

ABQ Children's Academy Summer Camp Weekly Schedule

Please note: field trips are only available to children 6 years old and older, and swimming is only available to children 8 years and older.

Before- and after-care is available for the entire summer.

When summer camp is in session:

◊ Before care is available from 7:00-8:00 am

◊ After care is available from 4:00-5:30 pm

When summer camp is not in session: 7:00 am – 5:30 pm

Summer Camp Theme Calendar

ABQ Children's Academy Summer Camp Theme - OceanWeek 1: Ocean

Field Trip: Aquarium

ABQ Children's Academy Summer Camp Theme - ArtWeek 2: Creative Expressions

Field Trip: Bowling

ABQ Children's Academy Summer Camp Theme - sportsWeek 3: Score! Sports Galore

Field Trip: Ninja Force Gym

ABQ Children's Academy Summer Camp Theme - petsWeek 4: The Secret Life of Pets

Field Trip: Pet store

ABQ Children's Academy Summer Camp Theme - stars, planetsWeek 5: Stars and Stripes

Field Trip: Planetarium

ABQ Children's Academy Summer Camp Theme - cookingWeek 6: Culinary Creations (Cooking)

Field Trip: Dion’s

ABQ Children's Academy Summer Camp Theme - camping, bugsWeek 7: Camping and Bugs

Field Trip: Botanic Garden

ABQ Children's Academy Summer Camp Theme - storybooksWeek 8: Story Books

Field Trip: Movie theater


Extended Care

Extended care is available during Summer Camp and the interim days between camp and school.

During camp, extended care is available before and after camp hours: 7:00 – 8:00 am and 3:00 – 5:30 pm. On days when camp is not in session (see below), full-day child care is available from 7:00 am – 5:30 pm. All extended care is available on an hourly basis for $4.00/hour.

Non-camp days:

◊ May 24, 25, 29, 30, 31
◊ June 1
◊ July 30, 31
◊ August 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Please note: Child care does not include any special activities or educational programming.

How to Register Your Child for Summer Camp

To save your child’s spot at summer camp, complete the Summer Camp Enrollment Packet and turn it in to the Director. If you have additional questions about our summer camp programming, please contact us.


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