March Break Science & Engineering Camp

March Break Science and Engineering Camp returns to York University from  March 13 – March 17, 2017! Each day, participants in Grades 3-8 will be immersed in a variety of exciting and unique activities and experiments exploring elements of Science and Engineering.


Camp Descriptions

Junior Science & Engineering (Grade 3/4)
Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm || Course Fee: $280 || Before and After-Care Available
Every day is different! Campers will construct catapults, learn how to extract DNA, and create their own colourful carnations! Junior campers will explore the Ontario Science Curriculum by investigating different scientific properties and participating in many interactive hands-on activities and workshops!

Intermediate Science & Engineering (Grade 5/6)
Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm || Course Fee: $280 || Before and After-Care Available
Campers in Intermediate Science and Engineering will become real-life “Amusement Park Tycoons”. They will investigate physical properties related to science and engineering, following the Ontario Science Curriculum, by designing and prototyping devices that are used in everyday life. Campers will explore structural engineering by building their own bridges, optical engineering through the creation of their own pinhole cameras, and much more!

Senior Science & Engineering (Grade 7/8)
Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm || Course Fee: $280 || Before and After-Care Available
New technological marvels are discovered every day! Campers in Senior Science and Engineering will explore the Ontario Science Curriculum by designing their own stethoscope, learning about the properties of light by building their own spectroscope, and performing a dissection among many other challenging and engaging STEM workshops!



1. Online : Registration is $280/student. All registration is to be completed online using our online system. Your spot will be reserved upon receipt of payment.
2. After-Camp Care: We offer extended care from 5:00 to 6:00 pm for an additional $25 for the entire week.


Financial Assistance

We offer Financial Assistance for Science Engagement Programs, when funding is available. Funding for March Break Science Camp 2017 is unfortunately exhausted. For more information, please click on the appropriate links or email

Refund Policy

Cancellations made 21 calendar days prior to the start of the program are eligible for a full refund, minus a $75 administration fee per child, per course. Refunds will be given upon written notice of cancellation. No refunds will be made after the 21 calendar day deadline. No refunds will be given for days when a participant is absent and missed days cannot be made up.