Summer Camp

Prospect Sierra is pleased to host summer camp on our campuses this summer! In addition to the City of El Cerrito summer camps that are held on our middle school campus, we’re also offering several camp sessions for students in grades 1-8 on our elementary and middle school campuses.

Shark Week Camp and Wizard Camp this Summer!
Science, technology, engineering, art, and math activities with Prospect Sierra teachers Kathleen and Melody!
Who: Students entering grades 1-5
Dates: Shark Week Camp (July 23-27),  Wizard Camp (August 6-10)
Cost:  $260 per week (includes $10 materials and afternoon snack fee)
Location: Tapscott Science Lab

In Shark Week Camp we’ll learn about ocean life, building mini shark boats, making green screen videos, going on a beach clean up field trip, and lots of other shark-related activities!

In Wizard Camp projects include making wands, filming and editing a green screen video with special effects, writing poems/spells, mixing potions, and more!

To sign up for Shark Week Camp, click here, and for Wizard Camp, click here to register. Please make checks out to Kathleen Arada and turn in to the Prospect Sierra front office (2060 Tapscott Avenue) or send online PayPal payment to

For questions, please contact both and

Robotics Summer Camp
Learn to build and program robots with a High School Robotics Team made up of Prospect Sierra alumns!

Who:  Students entering grades 4-8
Weeks:  July 16-20 and July 23-27
Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Cost: $300/week (snack included); students bring their own lunch
Location:  Prospect Sierra middle school campus
Description: Learn in small groups how to build and program robots using the LEGO Mindstorms EV3 system. You will learn how to:

  • Build a sturdy robot frame and base
  • Incorporate motors and attachments to lift, grab, and launch
  • Program movement and sensors

The week will end with a fun and challenging competition. Each day will be filled with activities that inspire and stimulate curiosity about STEM. Come share our excitement about robots!

To sign up click here. Please make checks payable to Prospect Sierra and submit to the school.

Contact: Jenny Miller for more information