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Camp Invention to return to GCSD Summer 2017

Dec. 20, 2016—In partnership with Invent Now, Guilderland Central School District is proud to once again offer the nationally-acclaimed Camp Invention program this summer from August 7-11, 2017 at Pine Bush Elementary School.

The week-long adventure is open to children through grade six, and new this year, will be offered to children in kindergarten. Camp Invention is a program where students learn science, technology, engineering and math in a weeklong experience that taps into the spirit of innovation.

Katie Matthews, a mathematics teacher at Farnsworth Middle School, will be taking over as the program’s director.

"After teaching at Camp Invention for the last two years, I am so excited to continue on as the new director. I look forward to another Camp Invention Week filled with learning, innovation, creativity and fun,” said Matthews.


Every year the Camp Invention curriculum changes, keeping activities fresh and fun.  To learn more about what’s on deck for the summer ahead and to register, visit Register on or before March 20, 2017 to receive an early bird discount. Availability is limited, so secure your child’s spot today. DOWNLOAD CAMP INVENTION FLYER (WITH DISCOUNT INFORMATION) - PDF



Students at the 2016 Camp Invention experiement with demolition

 Students at last year's Camp Invention discover the science behind demolition.