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  • Best Summer Ever!

    Imagination does not take a vacation, and neither do we! Summer at the Center for Excellence is the most unique camp experience in Memphis. Choose from one-time events or weeklong skill-building workshops, camps, and clinics for all ages. Your child will love the variety of fun activities, and you will love the flexible extended care program. Check out our 2021 summer camp offerings. You can view offerings by age or by the week offered. There is truly something for everyone!


Download our summer 2021 planning worksheet to help you plan your family's best summer ever.

Featured Camps

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  • Gymnastics with Gymstars JK-K

    June 21-25 | 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades JK
    instructors: GymStars Staff
    cost: $130
  • JustMy Young Journalist Summer Camp

    Dates/Times: July 12-23; 9:00 am-12:00 pm
    For girls and boys entering grades 9-12
    learn about Broadcast Journalism, Digital Photography, Directing for the Camera, Documentary Filmmaking, Entertainment Communication, News writing & Reporting, Scriptwriting & Video Production in this hands on camp. Students will get to cover actual camps and do interviews with camps that are going on at the same time.

    instructors: Jerome Robinson and JustMy Staff
    cost: $200
  • LEGO Movie Magic

    June 28-July 2 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    July 12-16 | 1:00-4:00 PM
    For girls and boys entering grades 1-5
    Working together or individually, students will be able to easily create awesome stop motion animated movies with titles, credits, and sound effects. All supplies including LEGO's and tablets are provided, but students are welcome to bring to class their own LEGO pieces or other action figures. At the end of camp, the movies will be sent out to each students parent for in-home viewing.
  • S.M.I.L.A. Summer Reading Clinic

    June 1-18 | 9:00 am-12:00 pm
    For girls and boys entering grades 1-5
    The SMILA mission is to help ensure that all children succeed in the basic language skills of reading, writing, and spelling.

    instructors: SMILA certified teaching staff
    cost: $800; $75 non-refundable deposit is required to hold a space in this camp. Payment in full is due no later than May 21, 2021.


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    Amanda Killen 

    Center for Excellence Co-Director
    (901) 507-2460
  • Photo of Brianna Lofton

    Brianna Lofton 

    Center for Excellence Co-Director
    (901) 507-2489

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