Specialty Camps

Speech and Debate Camp

speech & debate

Speech and Debate Camp, open to students ages 8-12, focuses on developing public speaking as well as writing and research skills in a fun and encouraging environment. Campers will learn about the wide variety of Speech and Debate events offered in elementary and middle school and then select and event they would like to focus on in greater depth. Campers will display their skills at the "Speech and Debate Showcase” on campus at the end of the 2 week session.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 2June 21 - July 2, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$650
  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Game Builders Among Us

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Learn to code your own video games using the characters you love and the skills you learn throughout this camp!

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 1 (Grades 4-5)June 7-18, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750
Session 2 (Grades 2-3)June 21 - July 2, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750

  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Roblox

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Unlock your potential with Roblox! In this popular camp, students will learn the basics of game building in Roblox and create their own timed, sudden-death Roblox game. This camp is designed for beginner to intermediate students who are interested in programming, game design and development, and entrepreneurship.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 1 (Grades 2-3)June 7-18, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750
Session 2 (Grades 4-5)June 21 - July 2, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750

  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Minecraft: Mod Creation

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Minecrafters, this camp is for you! Make 3D models, learn how to make custom content, and make your own series of mods (Minecraft character models)! This camp will present innovative challenges and opportunities to enhance your level of play.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 3 (Grades 2-5)July 5-16, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750

  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Web Design

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Campers will gain a foundational understanding of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to combine these essential computing languages for creative website development. By the end of this camp, campers will design, develop, and present their own website.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 3 (Grades 6-8)July 5-16, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750

  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

MakeCode Arcade

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If you love retro arcade games, this camp is made for you! Enhance your programming skills by creating games with Blocks or JavaScript and bring them to life on your own mini gaming device to share with friends.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 4 (Grades 2-5)July 19-30, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750
Session 4 (Grades 6-8)July 19-30, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750

  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Science Palooza

student star gazing

Come discover, experiment, and create as we learn about the colliding worlds of art and science in this STEAM-based camp. We will create biomes from around the world, star gaze at constellations, master meteorology, investigate how things work and dabble in chemistry and physics. Put on your learning cap and grab the art supplies because this STEAM camp will rock your world.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 1 (Grades 2-5)June 7-18, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750

  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Hablo Espanol

student learning alphabet

Ever wondered how to say your favorite words in Spanish? Join us as we introduce campers to the basics of the second most spoken language in the world through an innovative, dual language, thematic approach with games, stories, songs, and art. Campers will be exposed to the following Spanish concepts: colors, body parts, numbers, family members, and common phrases.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 1 (Grades K-1)June 7-18, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750

  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Mini Meds

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Is there a doctor in camp? Join us this summer as we bring Mini Med School to camp! Our little doctors will use stuffed animal patients to take blood pressure readings, give stitches, put on a cast, and make their own first aid kit, all while learning lots about what doctors, dentists, EMTs, and other medical professionals do on a daily basis. Join us in this fun filled camp.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 2 (Grades K-1)June 21 - July 2, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750
  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Builders Club

student building blocks

Calling all inventors, creators, builders, and designers! Come build awesome creations with us. We will create our own designs and make structures using recyclable materials, building blocks, and many other interesting items. Skills necessary? None! Skills gained? Communication, problem solving, reasoning, developing creativity, and teamwork, just to name a few.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 3 (Grades 2-5)July 5-16, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750
  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Scientist in Training

student doing science experiment

Take a dash of engineering and a sprinkle of earth science, toss it together with some fun and games, and you have a STEAM-based camp! Our future scientists will explore the different worlds of science through take home creations. Join us for this exciting journey into the world of science.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 3 (Grades K-1)July 5-16, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750
  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Rock and Roll Club

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We are looking for the next rock and roll star this summer! We will jam out with handmade instruments, learn hip songs, and dance the camp away. Your rocking scholars will build their social, gross motor, and fine motor skills. We will show off our moves at a final performance!

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 4 (Grades K-1)July 19-30, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750
  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

World of Wizards

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Calling all wizard fans! This is like no other camp you have experienced. We will take a magical journey into the world of wizards. We will design wands, make magic potions, go on a magical creature hunt, play Quidditch, and participate in activities that will astound all Muggles.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 4 (Grades 2-5)July 19-30, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750
  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

Animation Camp

student animation

Are you looking for a summer camp that is artistic and fun and lets you stretch your creative imagination? Then you will love Animation camp. Drawing, paper cut-outs, clay, and other media may be used to create fun animations to tell stories, express ideas, or just to be creative!

Located in the Camp Nova WUTV studio, Animation Camp is a 2 week, all-day camp in which you can make your own animated movies. Materials and equipment will be supplied along with instruction on how to make animation in traditional and experimental ways. You may also bring your own smart phone or iPad if you want to take your animation home each day.

SESSION LENGTHDATESTIMESCOST
Session 1 (Grades 4-8)June 7-18, 20218:30am - 4:30pm$750
Session 3 (Grades 4-8)

July 5-16, 2021

8:30am - 4:30pm

$750

Session 4 (Grades 4-8)July 19-30, 2021

8:30am - 4:30pm

$750

  • Camp cost includes lunch and a morning snack.

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If you have any questions or would like to learn more about Camp Nova's Specialty Camps, please call 954-262-4528.

Deposits & Discounts

There is a $100 per session, non-refundable deposit that is due when registering for this camp. This deposit will be deducted from the total cost of tuition.

NSU University School families receive 15% off total camp tuition if paid in full by March 5, 2021.

All other families receive 10% off total camp tuition if paid in full by April 16, 2021.

Each additional sibling within a family will receive 10% off camp tuition.

Full-time NSU faculty will receive 35% off camp tuition. (Pending tuition waiver approval: Please reach out to your HR contact regarding where to fill out the waiver.)