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STEM Classes, Camps, & Workshops

There are many enrichment programs that can help keep kids focused on a STEM education. Here are some parent-loved NOVA favorites that offer classes, camps, afterschool enrichment, and more:

AviationEd | Multiple NOVA Locations
AviationEd provides access and exposure to STEM education and careers through the world of aviation.

Art of Problem Solving Academy | Multiple NOVA Locations
AoPS is a global leader in advanced math and language arts enrichment education. Their curriculum challenges students to think deeply and creatively about math and language arts, emphasizing independent problem-solving strategies and a passion for learning.

Bricks 4 Kidz | Multiple NOVA Locations
Bricks 4 Kidz fun-filled camps, classes, and more, designed by engineers and architects, provide an engaging platform that teaches children to learn with LEGO Bricks.

Brickworx Academy | Alexandria, VA
Brickworx Academy offers opportunities for kids to use LEGOS and other fun building materials that complement school-based curriculum in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

C3 Cyber Club | Ashburn, VA
Description coming soon!

Challenge Island | Multiple NOVA Locations
Challenge Island offers a wide array of exhilarating, collaborative STEMtastic programming for kids through after school enrichment classes, in-school field trips, camps, parties, and much more!

Children’s Science Center Lab | Fairfax, VA
The Lab, NOVA’s first children’s museum and science center, is an interactive, educational, and fun activity space where the region’s families and school groups can visit any day of the year to experience hands-on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Curiosity Zone | Ashburn, VA
Curiosity Zone of Ashburn offers fun, hands-on science opportunities for kids! As the name suggests, activities are built on kids’ natural curiosity that inspires kids to think creatively about the world around them.

Engineering for Kids | Multiple NOVA Locations
Engineering for Kids brings science, technology, engineering, and math in a fun and challenging way through classes, camps, clubs, and parties.

Ideaventions | Oakton, VA
Ideaventions is a science, technology, engineering, and math educational organization for toddlers to teens designed to nurture a child’s natural curiosity and love of science.

Kodeclik | Multiple NOVA Locations
Kodeclik is a computer programming academy designed to inspire kids to become the next generation innovators, designers, and creators through a curriculum developed and taught by industry professionals and academics.

Komodo | Ashburn, VA
Description coming soon!

Mad Science | Multiple NOVA Locations
Mad Science offers innovative programs that help kids learn about science through workshops, camps, special events, and more!

MathTree | Multiple NOVA Locations
MathTree aims to make math fun for children with programs specifically designed for each age level where children are sure to learn new math concepts and master familiar ones.

Mindframe Education | Ashburn, VA
Mindframe Education is a K-12 learning center that takes a multi-dimensional approach to learning with innovative courses that focus on science, technology, engineering, and math.

NOVA Enrichment Academy | Ashburn, VA
NOVA Enrichment Academy offers a learning environment that aims to connect classroom education to the real-world. Their STEM-based learning programs allow kids to combine hands-on work with theory, teamwork, critical thinking, problem-solving, and innovation.

NoVA Playlabs | Chantilly, VA
More than just an indoor playspace, NoVA Playlabs also offers STEM-based classes and opportunities throughout the year.

Roman’s Robots | Multiple NOVA Locations
Roman’s Robots is a mobile technology school for children aged 4 and up. Their instructors travel to you and teach exciting, hands-on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics courses in after school programs.

The Youth Knowledge Enrichment Center (TYKE) | Leesburg, VA
TYKE offers after-school enrichment, camps, classes, and more that build an early foundation in STEM topics.

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