Washington Summer Youth Experience
Academic overnight camps for middle schoolers located at Episcopal High School in Alexandria, VA

Welcome to the Washington Summer Youth Experience at Episcopal High School, a week-long academic overnight camp for rising seventh through ninth graders in our nation's capital. Formerly known as the Episcopal Summer Institute, the Washington Summer Youth Experience has been revamped in 2020 to include enhanced program offerings and more time exploring the splendors of Washington, D.C.!

Taught by EHS faculty
Exploration throughout D.C.
World class facilities & labs
High school preparedness

Located on the historic Episcopal High School campus in Alexandria, Virginia, just minutes away from Washington’s most prominent monuments, museums, and political landmarks, and taught by Episcopal’s renowned faculty, our small class sizes, high-tech classrooms and state-of-the-art facilities offer an immersive experience for students looking to explore topics such as leadership, engineering, the arts, biotechnology, and more!

THE ART INSTITUTE
Photography Workshop
Young Writers Workshop

Daily Field Trips: National Art Museums, National Portrait Gallery, Photography urban hiking tour (tentative)

THE SCIENCE INSTITUTE
Bio Tech Project
Engineering Simulation

Daily Field Trips: National Air and Space Museum, National Institutes of Health (tentative)

THE LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE
21st Century Global Impact

Daily Field Trips: U.S. Capitol Building, World Bank, service trips (tentative)

Application required

District Discovery Weekend

For campers who wish to take full advantage of their time in Washington, we offer the District Discovery Weekend, a weekend add-on full of adventure in our nation's capitol and beyond! The District Discovery Weekend allows students the option to explore the D.C. area via field trips to museums, historical sites, sporting events and more, all while enjoying the facilities and comforts of the Episcopal campus they have come to call home. This is the perfect end to an incredible experience with true D.C. insight and flair!

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