Camp GISD is a free annual summer camp offered by our district that expands students' knowledge through fun educational activities. This camp will provide a variety of engaging experiences to foster student collaboration, growth, learning and development. Students will:

  • explore a variety of unique topics focusing on discovery, athletics and educational growth.
  • learn about topics chosen and designed by participating teachers.
  • complete creative projects that enrich knowledge (projects will be completed at camp, no grades are assigned).
  • receive level-appropriate instruction by teaching students in mixed groups based on grade level.

Camp GISD 2024

Camp GISD is free with limited seats for summer 2024.

  • Date: June 17, 18, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27, 2024
  • Time: 8:50 a.m. - 2:05 p.m. (full-day only)
  • Location: Austin Academy for Excellence
  • Registration: Extended to Monday, May 13, 2024 (at 11:59 p.m.) *

Camp GISD Lottery Application 2024

Breakfast, lunch, and transportation will be provided at no cost. 

*The AVID and Dyslexia programs are by invitation only. The lottery system and registration won't apply for those students.

Attending the camp

Students will arrive in the morning and depart in the early afternoon. Students will attend one-two classes each day. Breakfast, lunch and transportation are provided.

Parents will be given a welcome package with a car tag number, student badge, full daily schedule and campus contact numbers.

General Schedule*

  • Doors open: 8:20 a.m.
  • Breakfast: 8:20-8:50 a.m.
  • Session 1: 9-11:30 a.m.
  • Lunch: 10:30-11:30 a.m.
  • PE: Scheduled for 30 minutes during the camp
  • Session 2: 11:45 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Dismissal: 2:05 p.m.

*Campers with one full day session will only move for lunch and PE

Registration tips

  • Be sure to use a valid email address when you register.
  • When registering your student, remember you are choosing the grade he/she is entering for the upcoming school year.
  • Only complete one registration form for all of your students (one form per family).

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