Spring Into STEM

4th-6th graders can train with an astronaut this spring break! Astronaut Steve Swanson joins Spring into STEM campers this year! Steve Swanson is a retired NASA astronaut who has flown two shuttle flights and one Soyuz flight, logging over 195 days in space with five spacewalks under his belt.

Grades 4-6
5 Days
$350 + $70 registration fee

2024 Dates

  • March 11-15, 2024, Grades 4-6
Registration Opens September 1

To register for a camp, a parent or guardian can log in to an existing profile on the Camper Portal. New users will need to create a new profile. For more information about registering for a camp, view the FAQ page. If you have questions or need help, please contact the camp support team from the CONTACT page.

*If the camp your camper wishes to attend is sold out, please email with your name, the camper’s name, and camp date to be placed on a waitlist.

* A non-refundable $70 registration fee will be added to each camp at checkout.


  • VR Activity, picture, and autograph from Astronaut Steve Swanson
  • Introductory mission to low-Earth orbit in our Astralis Simulator
  • Train like an astronaut in our 4G centrifuge
  • Send up an experiment on our high-altitude balloon
  • Tackle engineering design and astronaut mission challenges

Simulations based on space history build crucial life skills: problem solving, critical thinking, and teamwork.

Please note: Activities are subject to change. Significant changes will be communicated prior to camp.

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