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Summer Camp at College of San Mateo

June 22 - July 31, 2020
Session 1: 6/22 - 7/2 | Session 2: 7/6 - 7/17 | Session 3: 7/20 - 7/31
We're going virtual with live, instructor-led classes! Build your own customized schedule! Select just the classes you want from any session (half and full-day registration NOT required)! Click here to learn more.
All parents who register for Virtual BAPA get an automatic waiver of matching fees for our new Virtual Tutoring Service for middle/high school students! Register for BAPA and get your waiver code (good through July 31)! Get great tutoring for just $20/hour!

Welcome to the Bay Area Pathways Academy™ (BAPA), a comprehensive academic, enrichment and fitness summer program for students entering grades 6 to 9. Due to continued concerns about COVID-19, we are going virtual for 2020 with live, instructor-led online classes! Build your own customized schedule and register for just the classes you want! See our comprehensive class descriptions page for all available virtual classes.

Join BAPA and enjoy an enhanced summer program offering an exciting array of grade-appropriate academic classes, engaging enrichment classes and fun fitness classes, as well as the opportunity to enroll in up to 3 two-week sessions!

BAPA Program Features

  • Located online in a secure virtual environment
  • Advance academically through preparation in math, writing skills, and science
  • Enrich yourself through art, photography, language, gaming, nature, writing, acting, and so much more
  • Get fit and have fun through yoga, x-fit, and more
  • Monday to Friday classes with 3 two-week sessions
  • Register for any of our 8 periods, choosing just the ones you want

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Limited scholarships are available to eligible students based on income requirements.

Age range of students entering grades 6 to 9 is approximately 10 to 15 years old.

International students are also welcome to participate in BAPA. 

“This is our first year at BAPA, but we loved every aspect of it. Thank you for doing a great job! We'll definitely be back next year, and we'll be letting all our friends know about your wonderful program.”

“Loved everything about the BAPA camp -- look forward to coming again next year!”

“Thanks for the wonderful program and summer. Wish we had done it sooner!”

“This was a fantastic summer program! My daughter loved it and had already asked about next summer.”

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  The Bay Area Pathways Academy™ will be a game-changer in San Mateo County’s efforts to disrupt the cycle of summer learning loss. I’m pleased to endorse such an innovative and comprehensive program.  
— Bonnie Hansen, Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services, Sequoia Union High School District