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    For Michigan City Area Schools students
    entering grades 7 and 8
    (MCPD Academy Camp open to students entering 6, 7, & 8)

    Camps are Monday-Friday
    Locations and times vary (see descriptions)
    Breakfast and lunch are provided FREE for all camps.
    (Sorry, transportation is not provided.)


    Registration deadline: TBA
    Hurry! Space is limited!

    Camp Descriptions & Registration Forms 


    June 13-17
    8:00 am - 3:00pm
    Manufacturing Camp
    A.K. Smith Career Center (817 Lafayette Street, Michigan City)
    Students will be exposed to career and technical programs offered at the A.K. Smith Career Center and will learn about the exciting world of manufacturing. Areas of focus will include manufacturing, welding, construction, and electronics & energy.  Students will participate in hands-on activities and will create projects with the skills they learn in each of the fields. They will also compile a portfolio that contains pictures of their projects for the week.  At the end of the week, students will tour a local business to learn how the manufacturing process works in the real world. Students will also use the Indiana Career Explorer online tool to create a career profile for their future careers.

    This camp is limited to Michigan City Area Schools students.


    June 13 - 17
    8:30am - 3:30pm
    Michigan City Police Department Youth Leadership Academy
    Michigan City Police Dept. (1201 E. Michigan Blvd.)
    The Michigan City Police Department Youth Leadership Academy will teach leadership and team-building with the purpose of identifying future leaders of our community. The academy will introduce participants to careers in public service, develop leadership skills, and promote physical fitness and a healthy lifestyle. Participants will be encouraged to embrace diversity, and will take part in community service to emphasize the benefits of good citizenship. The academy will provide a fun and safe environment for participants to engage with local community role models.


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    June 27 to July 1
    8:00 am to 3:30 pm
    Safe Harbor STEAM Success Camp
    A.K. Smith Career Center (817 Lafayette Street, Michigan City)
    This hands-on and active camp will center on STEM concepts and career exploration through daily robotics challenges and outdoor nature hikes. Build your skills and expand your horizons! For more information, call (219) 873-2026 

    STEAM CAMP Info & Registration