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Coding

Learn to code, novices and experienced coders alike. Our coding curriculum allows for beginners to jump right in and for intermediates to continue building upon their knowledge. Start with simple drag & drop, 2D interfaces, and progress from there.

Robots & Engineering

Engineering robots, whether building them from a kit, programming them follow commands, or flying them around, is a great source of enjoyment for students.

Virtual Reality

We have 28 high-end VR stations including free roam, sitting, and race cars, all with engaging educational content. Additionally we have 30 mobile headsets for use in the classroom which we can bring anywhere.

Game Design

Design 3D modesl in VR and import them into a variety of software to bring them to life. Learn about UX & UI (user experience and user interface). Manipulate graphics to create stunning visuals and web pages.

Intro to eSports

The popularity of eSports continue to grow, year after year. Just as in traditional sports, there are valuable lessons that participants build upon like the 5 C’s: Community,  Communication, Collaboration, Creativity, and Critical Thinking.

Social & Fun

Our goal is to provide a fun environment that facilitates learning. Students that come to camp have plenty of time to socialize, make friends, and play together all while developing new skills.

Summer Camp Calendar 2020

Booking Summer Camp with us is easy. Just use the calendar below to click and choose the date and time you'd like.

 

Pricing

Morning | 8:30am-12noon
Afternoon| 12noon-3:30pm
Full Day| 8:30am-3:30pm
Summer Camp (5 full days)
Early Drop Off (7am - 8:15am)
Late Pickup (4pm - 6pm)
Late Pickup availabale for Afternoon, and Fullday

Will my child like STEM based summer camp?

Of course! Our dedicated staff ensures that each student receives individualized attention so they are engaged in a variety of STEM offerings throughout the day. We will work with your child to provide the best STEM educational experiences in a fun, friendly atmosphere.

Where is Amped Reality located?

Amped Reality ® is located at 2923 28th St. SE, Grand Rapids,MI 49512.

What is the age range? And what prior experience is necessary?

Amped Reality ® STEM camp is an immersive summer program for students ages 7 to 14! Participants are grouped by age and skill levels; prior tech experience is not necessary.

What is included in the camp?

We have the latest in technology: from our Virtual Reality technology center, to our coding curriculum, laptops, games & esports, remote control vehicles, robot design, science experiments, and spatial computing.

Do you accept refunds or rescheduling?

All cancellations or reschedule requests must be made by phone or email, at least two(2) weeks in advance of the camp start date.

Please note that some camps (Full Weeks) are sold as a package and no prorated refund canbe given for days that your camper does not attend. Rescheduling requests made at least two(2) weeks in advance of the camp start will be granted, minus a $25 processing fee (subject to availability). Rescheduling requests made within two(2) weeks of the camp start may not be granted.

What if I need to cancel?

Cancellations due to getting COVID or complications due to COVID will be fully refunded. Non-COVID cancellations made 2 weeks in advance of the camp start date will receive a refund, minus a $75 cancellation fee. Non-COVID cancellations made within 2 weeks of the camp start date will not receive a refund.

Amped Reality reserves the right to cancel a camp if it does not meet the minimum attendance threshold. In the event that fewer campers register than is required for a camp to take place, Amped Reality will notify families at least two weeks before the camp start date. In this case,your child can attend an alternate camp at no additional fee (subject to availability) or receive a full refund.

What are Early Arrival and Late Pick-up?

We offer supervised time for parental convenience on a pre-registration basis for your child to be dropped off early or picked up late. Our camp day begins at 8:30 AM and ends at 3:30 PM.

AM SESSION: 7:00 AM – 8:15 AM $20 per session

PM SESSION: 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM $10 per 30 min session

Advanced registration is required. Campers picked up after 4:00 PM will be charged an additional $5.00 for every 10 minutes if they are not registered for Late Pick-up. Any camper who needs to be dropped off at Amped Reality before 8:15 AM or who will be picked up after 4:00 PM will need to register for Early Arrival or Late Pick-up.Children can enjoy Virtual Reality during these times.

 

Sample Schedule

8:30am - 9:00am
Open VR games, art & social
9:00am - 10:00am
STEM Based Learning with LEGO Technologies and More
10:00am - 11:30am
Coding (Blocks, Python, Javascript)
11:30am - 12:30pm
Snack, Provided (BYO lunch) & video
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Open VR games, art & social
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Robotics, Building, and Coding
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Engineering, Crafting, and Design
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STEM based summer camp

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