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It’s more than what happens in the classroom that adds up to a student receiving a great education. Fun and diverse learning opportunities ensure that youth and young adults will develop their own creative pursuits, expand their education, and prepare for career success.
Sherwood Forest’s STEM Program has been effective at helping to close the summer achievement gap among the youth we serve while encouraging a sense of curiosity about science and nature. For the majority of campers we serve, enrichment activities, such as camp, are difficult if not impossible to access because of the cost of participating.
Families are having to make tough financial decisions, so providing them a summer experience they can afford where families know their children will be loved, feel safe and appreciated for who they are while having a learning experience that is fun and engaging guides them to be their best selves is invaluable.
I am very grateful for Blueprint4SummerSTL because of the inclusiveness of the summer camp providers and their willingness of centralizing them for the benefit of the parents and care givers to take advantage of.
I really appreciate your leadership in creating and collecting resources that “small shops” would not be able to develop on their own. With everyone usually in our own silos, Blueprint4 provides a helpful point for collaboration and affirmation.
Blueprint4SummerSTL’s continued funding ensures that students from all backgrounds can participate in high-quality arts education during the summer months.
Are you a high school student wondering what you need to do to start preparing for college? It’s smart to start thinking about this early—college is a major life change! Developing confidence and independence, practicing time management skills and establishing good habits are all part of why college prep programs exist, in addition to the […]
First, you may be wondering, “What is a STEAM camp?” STEM is an acronym that is used to describe science, technology, engineering, and math. These four fields share an emphasis on innovation, problem-solving, and critical thinking—all important skills for kids to practice in their day-to-day lives! Recently, the National Bureau of Economic Research found that there is […]
With the start of the school year quickly approaching, summer camps will start winding down soon, too. As a parent, you might be wondering what benefits you’ll see from sending your kids to camp this year. Some of the perks are quickly obvious: your kids were safe, busy, and occupied with fun activities this summer. […]
Are you looking for new ways to enrich your child’s academic journey, provide a safe and engaging environment outside of schools and support your family’s busy schedule? Well, look no further! Afterschool programs are here to help. In this post, we’ll explore why afterschool programs are not only a win-win for kids and parents, but […]
Ah, summer! The season of sunshine, popsicles, and boundless fun. If you’re a St. Louis parent, you might be wondering how to keep your child engaged and entertained during those long weeks away from school. The answer lies in the timeless tradition of summer camp. Let’s dive into the top reasons why you should send […]
With thousands of summer camp opportunities listed on Blueprint4, choosing the perfect program for your child can feel overwhelming. We’re here to help! Keep these important steps in mind as you search and get ready for your child to have a fun and fulfilling summer experience! 1. Consider you and your child’s needs vs. wants […]
As summer grows closer, you and your child may be wondering what they’re going to do over summer break. There is no better way to spend summer than to attend a summer camp. Each year, thousands of St. Louis area kids participate in summer programs where they learn new things, participate in fun activities, make […]
Get Ready for the Best 2022 Summer Camps in St. Louis Can you feel the excitement? The weather is warming up and the school year is nearing its end. Summertime is on the way! After two long and challenging years, many families are looking forward to times of sunshine, smiles, and fun! It’s time to […]
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) learning experiences are available for children in preschool through high school. Let’s look at how to find the best STEM camp for your child based on age and interests. The benefits of introducing and developing an interest in STEM from an early age are endless. Research shows that children […]
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