Upper Grade Camps

In the summer of 2019, we will offer three opportunities for students in 6th-12th grades.  The goal of these camps is to provide summer social opportunities for students with autism.  Applications can be completed by visiting our application page.

CREATIVE ENCOUNTERS:  For those in 9th-12th grade in the fall of 2019

This camp is a best fit for students with high-functioning autism and peer models.

Discover more about yourself in all dimensions! Expand your own creativity in the arts: writing, film, drama, visual art, and music.  Explore your creativity through teamwork and cooperative projects. Learn more about creative problem-solving in the social sphere.  If there is interest, we may even do some volunteer work to contribute to a better, more creative Manhattan community.  

Monday — Friday 12:00 - 3:00

June 3 - July 12 on the K-State Campus (Memorial Stadium)

Cost: $250 (scholarships available)

Max: 10 Students 

Teacher: TBA, MA candidate in drama therapy from Kansas State University

SOCIAL ADVENTURES:  For those in 7th-12th grade in the fall of 2019

This camp is a best fit for students with autism and other special needs who need more support.  

Develop friendships! Learn how to hold conversations! Explore ways of building relationships. We will work with video, art, games, and other creative ways to learn about how to work and have fun with others.  

Monday - Friday 12:00-2:30 

June 3 - July 12 at Bluemont Elementary School 

Cost: $250 (scholarships available)

Max: 12 Students 

Teacher: TBA, MA candidate in drama therapy from Kansas State University

MAGICAL MYSTERY CAMP - Explore the Arts, Sciences, and Friendship: For those in 7th-8th grade in the fall of 2019

This camp is a best fit for middle schoolers with high-functioning autism and peer models. 

Come take a new adventure with us every week! You never know where we will venture next! Together, we will explore the world around us through drama, film, art, science, music, and dance. Together, our voyages will be extraordinary.

Monday - Friday 12:00-3:00 

June 3 - July 12 at TBA

Cost: $250 (scholarships available)

Max: 10 Students 

Teacher: TBA, MA candidate in drama therapy from Kansas State University 

Don't wait, APPLY TODAY!

Apply for our upper-grade level camps here!