You’ll pilot a single-engine Cessna on a course you’ve plotted, explore the inner workings of an international airport, and learn about the physics of flight, but…


  • Day Camps
    Entering Grades 4, 5, 6:
    June 1-5 / June 8-12 / June 15-19
  • Overnight Camps
    Entering Grades 7, 8, 9:
    June 21-26 / June 28-July 3 / July 5-10
    Entering Grades 10, 11, 12:
    July 12-17
  • Girl Scouts Middle School Camp
    (No Residence, Grades 6, 7, 8)
    July 13-17
  • National Teachers Camp
    Sponsored by the Schiewetz Foundation
    June 11-14
Grades 7, 8, & 9


At Air Camp all Overnight Camp Students will:

  • Demonstrating an understanding of the science, technology, engineering, and math of aviation and aeronautics while discovering general logistics and operations
  • Taking flight ground school at Sinclair College and piloting a plane at Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport
  • Engaging in fire and rescue learning modules at Wright Patterson Air Force Base
  • Demonstrating a curiosity about and a commitment to scholarship under the direction of aviation engineers, pilots, mechanics, UAS manufacturers, and many others
  • Experiencing hands-on encounters at the National Museum of the United States Air Force, The Boonshoft Museum of Discovery, Dayton International Airport, and more
  • Executing leadership skills through team engineering design challenges
  • Integrating citizenship skills by designing and participating in a service initiative


Grades 7, 8, 9 Overnight Camps 6 days each
The tuition is: $1095 for the week

  • Students must be entering grade 7, 8, or 9 in the fall of 2020
  • Acknowledgement of any special needs, dietary, physical, behavioral, etc. must be fully disclosed in the application process in an attempt to provide appropriate support; not all needs will be able to be supported but all attempts will be made in that effort for selected participants
  • Students must be prepared to reside at Wright State University each night for the duration of the event and share a room with a maximum of two roommates
  • Students must be willing to participate in or around water for team challenges
  • Students and parents must acknowledge all expectations for each participant within the application process to be considered for selection
  • In order to be under formal consideration, students must enter a valid e-mail address, first and last name of a teacher they request Air Camp should contact on his/her behalf
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DAY CAMP – Grades 4, 5, & 6