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Summer Camps That Offer Academic Enrichment Programs for Campers in Manhattan

Summer Camps That Offer Academic Enrichment Programs for Campers in Manhattan

Find academic enrichment camps in Manhattan.

Looking to give your child an academic boost in the summer months or prevent the dreaded summer slide? Enrolling your child in academic enrichment camp or summer program can help them be on the right track to start the next school year off right. We’ve compiled a list of summer camps in Manhattan that help children with reading, writing, math, STEM subjects, and foreign languages, as well as summer sessions to help kids prepare for the SAT and ACT, Regents exams, and high school entrance exams. These academic enrichment summer camps are located across Manhattan, including camps that offer academic enrichment in Chelsea, Upper East Side, Kipps Bay, Murray Hill, Greenwich Village, Nomad, Downtown Manhattan, and Central Park.

92Y Camps

1395 Lexington Ave.; New York, NY | Upper East Side

We provide on-site individual and group tutoring for an additional cost. Tutoring can cover mathematics, science, language arts, and more. Our tutors can also help campers with test-taking and study skills.

Advantage STEAM & Reading Program

West Side: 522 West 44th St,. East Side: 281 Main St., Roosevelt Island

The learning never stops at Advantage STEAM and Reading Program. Better reading and writing skills connect students to new ideas, new worlds, and new ways to express themselves. Small class size and customized tutoring available.

Asphalt Green

555 E. 90th St.

Children take the life lessons they learn at camp and apply them to school, sports, and social settings. Our camp values create a safe space for children to learn. Each week we focus on a specific value, bringing all of the principles together at the end of the summer.

Avenues The World School

540 West 26th Street

Avenues The World School
540 West 26th Street

We provide language immersion classes in Chinese and Spanish up to fifth grade. Language immersion offerings are tied in to engaging camp activities. Full-day camps run from 9am-3pm. Please note that our nursery immersion camp is a half-day program from 9am-12pm.

BlueStamp Engineering

60 E. 78th St., New York/Upper East Side

BlueStamp Students build a project of their choice from scratch. We focus on hands-on learning through project work. Students learn independence through mentorship and acquiring engineering skills. No experience required.

Boston Leadership Institute

Three Greater Boston Locations: Boston, Wellesley, Waltham
781 431-2514

Three week research programs include: Emergency Medicine, Forensic Science, Biotech and Pharma Research, Biomedical and Surgical Research, Vet Medicine, Neuroscience, DNA Science, and Psychiatry. One week programs include: Anatomy, Finance, Sports Statistics, Real Estate Statistics, Big Data, Intro to Biotech, Dentistry, Surgery, Contagion, Oncology, Cryptography, Forensics, and Physics of Space.

Bricks 4 Kidz NYC

270 W. 89th St., NY, NY 10024

We provide education on a variety of STEM topics and then reinforce the learning with LEGO model and machine building. We can provide worksheets for students to test their knowledge. Participants also learn collaboration, negotiation, and teamwork skills.

Camp Henry at Henry Street Settlement

301 Henry St., Lower East Side

Academic enrichment, specifically literacy and math skills, is provided through fun, project-based activities around this year's theme, "Legends, Heroes, and Heroines."

China Institute

100 Washington St., Downtown Manhattan
212-744-8181 x110

China Institute is NYC’s leading school of Chinese Studies chartered by the NYS Board of Regents and offers a fun and immersive Day Camp tailored to student’s age and abilities. Language instruction is led by experienced language teachers with engaging and interactive strategies designed to inspire learning.

Collina Italiana

1556 Third Ave., Suite 603, Upper East Side

The program is designed for kids (and parents) who want to absorb the warm and lively culture of Italy. Have fun Italian style: learn and practice Italian, meet new friends, and enjoy a unique summer in the city.

Future Stars Summer Camps

735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase

Future Stars Academic Camp enhances students' reading comprehension, writing, and math skills. The customized curriculum is designed to meet each student’s academic needs; students feel much more confident following each session. Academic Camp integrates classroom learning with outdoor play to make learning fun for all ages.

Harbor Haven Day Camp

West Orange, New Jersey

A daily review period of math, language arts, and reading aligned with each child's IEP goals is provided by certified special education teachers. Computer time has campers reinforcing school skills with educational software at each one's instructional level.

Launch Math + Science Centers

173 West 81st St, UWS New York City

Launch Math + Science Centers offer exciting and educational one-week STEM summer camps for kids from kindergarten-seventh grade. Campers create digital media, explore forensic biology, tinker with electronics, program autonomous robots–and that is just the beginning! Launch camps feature a four-to-one camper-to-instructor ratio with multiple locations around Manhattan.

Les Elfes International

Chemin de Cli 7, 1936 Verbier
+41 (0)27-775-35-90

During their stay, students will develop a deeper understanding of themselves getting prepared for the world of work. In addition to the language courses and to the new sports and destinations discovered, campers will be asked to learn how to manage their expectations, motivations, and reflections.

MakerState STEM Summer Camps

Upper West Side, Upper East Side, Lower East Side, and Park Slope

Our STEM projects reinforce core academic skills in math, English, and science as well as 21st century skills in critical thinking, problem solving, and creative collaboration.

Martial Arts Family Studio

290 Mulberry St. New York, NY 10012

Come to spend this summer at Martial Arts Family Studio. You will do martial arts, dance, disco party, crafts, learn a new language (Japanese, Russian, Korean or Spanish), and water play outside every day. Weeks and single day option available.

Montessori International Summer Camp
347 East 55th St.

Our camp is staffed by our school year certified teachers, who work with the children individually. We tutor them to get a head start on the upcoming year, prepare them for Gifted entrance exams/SHSAT/ISEE/TACHS, or help complete any summer homework. We aim to instill a love of learning!

Mount Vernon Hotel Museum and Garden
421 East 61st St.

Our camp programs are designed by our on-staff kindergarten-12th educators to be age-appropriate, stimulating, learning opportunities in the social sciences, arts, and literacy.

MWS Student Camps

131 Bloor Street W, Suite 200/226, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1R8, Cananda

"French Immersion Experience!” MWS Montreal French Camps at McGill University with residential and day camp options. 33 years of experience guarantees a high-quality program with personalized attention and support. Juniors (ages 7-10), Inters (ages 11-13), and Seniors (ages 14-17). Programs include language study, age focused excursions, and camp activities.

Oasis Camp in Central Park

795 Columbus Ave., Upper West Side

“E”-Kid and continue to maximize your potential! . With our Oasis “E-Kids” program, campers have the opportunity to “E”-xcel through regular “E”-nrichment activities in both English Langage Arts (Reading & Writing) and Math. Our “E”-xcellent, “E”-xperienced staff will lead customized instruction to meet the specific needs of each camper!

Oasis Camp in Downtown

285 Delancey St., Downtown Manhattan

“E”-Kid and continue to maximize your potential! . With our Oasis “E-Kids” program, campers have the opportunity to “E”-xcel through regular “E”-nrichment activities in both English Langage Arts (Reading & Writing) and Math. Our “E”-xcellent, “E”-xperienced staff will lead customized instruction to meet the specific needs of each camper!

Pierce Country Day Camp

37 Mineola Ave., Roslyn, NY 11576

One-on-one tutoring available in our Private Prep program. This is an optional program for campers in our 6's age group and older where campers can sign up for one-on-one tutoring in an academic subject of their choice for a half hour or hour per day.

Portfolio School

27 N. Moore St.

Over our two weeklong sessions, students will journey into the world of AI and machine learning while building an awareness of how AI affects our lives and creates a world of possibilities.

Pusteblume International Preschool

244 W. 14th St., Greenwich Village

Pusteblume offers language immersion in German or Spanish, some of our children do both in a weekly switch. Children are engaged and instructed in the target language all day which supports and fosters the language acquisition.

Pusteblume International Preschool

244 West 14th Street

Our camps offer full language immersion in German or Spanish. A perfect way to get your child interested in or reconnected to these target languages. The activity based classes help connect with language peers and build vocabulary.

Symphony Space

2537 Broadway at 95th Street (Upper West Side)

Thalia Book Club Camp is a unique program geared toward avid readers and writers ages 9-14, offering up close interaction with favorite children's book authors and illustrators. Campers meet with children's book authors, take part in book discussions, engage in writing, drama, drawing, and go on book-related field trips.

Tabor Summer Camp

66 Spring St.

Tabor Summer Camp offers engaging activities and enrichment courses such as: Art, Basketball, Clay, Crafts, Drama, ESL, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Marine Science, Photography, Sailing, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Theater Arts, Volleyball, Ultimate Frisbee, and more.

The Whale Camp

Grand Manan island, New Brunswick

Located on beautiful Grand Manan Island! No other marine science camp offers as many opportunities to closely observe and study whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals, and puffins in their own natural habitat. Lessons are hands-on and include marine biology, oceanography, intertidal, forest, and wetland ecology; island culture, and more.

Wildlife Conservation Society: Central Park Zoo

64th Street and Fifth Avenue, Upper East Side

YMCA Summer Camps

Locations across Manhattan

YMCA Summer Camps strive to provide quality programming to engage campers and develop important skills during the summer months. With a focus on leadership, teamwork, and self-reliance, programs include enrichment opportunities in arts, sciences, and athletics to bridge the gap between academic calendar years for the children we serve.

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