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2021 STEM Day Camps

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The Chickasaw Nation 2021 summer youth camps, clinics and academies season is designed to offer safe and healthy recreational experiences. A selection of in-person youth day camps and clinics provide responsible distancing and proper safety protocols.

We will follow the most up-to-date CDC guidelines to ensure each camp and clinic remains safe for both students and staff. Hand sanitizer, alcohol wipes and responsible distancing markings will be on-site. We look forward to this season and hope to be back with all camps, clinics and academies in 2022! 

Chickasaw Nation 2021 STEM Day Camps take place at the Chickasaw Nation Science, Technology and Math Academy, Ada, Oklahoma, located at 301 Seabrook Road. Transportation is not available. The application deadline is June 28, 2021. Apply online for the following day camps: 

Intro to LEGO Robotics
July 9
Chickasaw student entering grades four-six

Do you love LEGOs? Have you ever wondered what it would be like to make your LEGO creations move on their own? If so, this is the camp for you! Come explore the possibilities with LEGO robotics during this one-day event.  

Campers participate in critical thinking design exercises, LEGO building, coding and autonomous robot course navigation. 

CNASA: Chickasaw Nation Aviation and Space Academy - Day Camp
July 16
Chickasaw students entering grades seven-12

CNASA is an educational camp designed to inspire, motivate and challenge Chickasaw youth to ignite a desire to pursue careers in science, technology, and aviation. 

Explore aviation and space sciences with physics experiments, aviation career lectures, static aircraft displays, ground school intro, pre-flight inspection and a pilot Q/A session.

Robotics Open House
July 23
Chickasaw students entering grades seven-12

Tour and tinker in our state-of-the-art STEM lab. Come and test your skills at building and driving robots during this one-day event. No experience necessary. All you need is an open mind!

Activities include robotic leagues demonstrations for all applicable ages, design exercises, 3D printing, CNC (computer numeric control), CAD (computer-aided drawing) demonstrations and coding exercises.

Interested students can apply to join the Chickasaw Nation robotics teams.

FemSTEM Day Camp
July 30
Chickasaw students entering grades six-nine

A unique opportunity tailored to middle school girls promoting science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) educational paths in hands-on activities and professional speakers through the Chickasaw Nation STEM Academy. FemSTEM exposes young, female learners to new ideas and inspires using meaningful experiences, encouraging youth to pursue careers in STEM fields.

Activities include career discovery, lectures, demonstrations, exercises and Q/A sessions with various female STEM-field professionals. 

Junior Native Explorers Event
Aug. 6
Chickasaw students entering grades K-three

Junior Native Explorers is an educational program designed to recruit, train and educate young people in the areas of earth and natural sciences. 

Explorers can enjoy hands-on science experiments, presentations and a nature walk. 

For more information, contact the STEM program.

Service Area

Chickasaw Nation Residents

This service is available inside the Chickasaw Nation's boundaries

Contact Information

Phone:
(580) 272-5579

Fax:
(580) 272-1223

Email:

Location

Science, Technology and Math Academy
301 Seabrook Road
Ada, Oklahoma 74820

(580) 272-5579