DCCC Summer Camps 2017

Looking for a summer camp for your elementary, middle, or high school student?

Note: Registration begins February 14

Check out these exciting camps below. Click here for the registration form.

For more information, please contact Anna Hinkle at 336-249-8186, ext. 6474 or by email at Anna_Hinkle@DavidsonCCC.edu


How to Register

Three ways to register:

1.) Mail in your registration form and payment to: Davidson County Community College; Attention: Business Office; P.O. Box 1287; Lexington, NC 27293

2.) Fax registration and payment forms to the Business Office at 336-249-0379

3.) In Person: Bring registration and payment forms to the DCCC Business Office located on the second floor of the Brooks Student Center, directly above the bookstore. 



Basketball Camp


June 19 – 23, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. • Rising 1st – 12th graders

Students will work with DCCC basketball coaches and DCCC basketball players to build a foundation of basketball skills and reinforce valuable fundamentals.



Coding & Raspberry Pi Camp


July 10 – 13, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. • Rising 4th – 6th graders

Students will develop problem solving, critical thinking and troubleshooting skills by practicing real time hands-on projects. Along with learning the basics of computer programming and how computers work. Students will receive a Raspberry PI (small portable computer) to take home after the camp has ended.



Digital Photography Camp


July 10 – 14, 8 – 11 a.m. • Rising 6th – 12th graders

Digital photography is where we connect our cameras to our imagination. This camp explores creative composition, perspective photography, and Photoshop techniques. Students will need to bring a camera.


Future Emergency Response Heroes Camp


July 17 – 21, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. • Rising 6th–8th graders

Students will hear from law enforcement officers, firefighters and emergency services personnel and learn CPR, basic first aid, how to use a fire extinguisher, basic water and boating safety and the use of personal flotation devices in water activities.



Machining & Engineering Camp


July 10 – 14, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. • Rising 5th – 8th graders

Students will learn how things are produced—from cars to the knobs on radios. We will learn about the different design and prototyping processes that products go through from original idea or concept to a finished product. We will also cover the machining processes that are used to make these products, including manual machining, CNC machining, and 3D printing. Participants will have hands-on activities to make projects of their own.


STEM Jr. Camp 


June 26 – 30, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. • Davidson Campus • Rising 1st – 4th graders
July 10 – 14, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. • Davidson Campus • Rising 1st – 4th graders


July 17 – 21, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. • Davie Campus • Rising 1st – 4th graders

This camp enhances understanding of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) through exciting and fun activities, including Lego Robotics, Cubelets, engineering, and exploring the properties of science.



STEM Robotics Camp


 July 24 – 28, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (M-Th), 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (F)  Rising 5th – 8th graders

The students will develop problem solving and critical thinking skills by learning about robotic programming using the Lego Mindstorm robots. Students will learn innovative engineering design techniques as they build bridges. All new challenges; Ev3 Robots with all remote controlling; campers will be working with Industrial Robots as well.



Summer Art Camp


June 26 – 30, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Rising 6th – 12th graders

Learn to draw, paint, and create using your imagination inspired by nature. We will begin with the basics as you challenge your skills in the world of art!


Volleyball Camp


July 10 – 14
Session 1: Rising 1st – 4th graders • 8 – 11 a.m.
Session 2: Rising 5th – 8th graders • 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Session 3: Rising 9th – 12th graders • 3 – 7 p.m. 

Students will work with college coaches and volleyball players to build a foundation of volleyball skills such as jump serving, float serving, slides, quicks, shoots, and more while working with DCCC Storm's nationally ranked team.



Young Artists Discovery Camp


June 19 – 23, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. • Rising 3rd – 5th graders

Discover the art of drawing, painting, claymation, and crafts as we explore nature for inspiration!



Zoo & Aquarium Science Camp


June 19 – 23, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. • Rising 5th & 6th graders

The Zoo & Aquarium Science Camp will give rising 5th and 6th graders an introduction to zoo and aquarium science with an appreciation for conservation and animal care.