NYC Summer STEM 2015

posted Jun 12, 2015, 9:30 AM by Sylwia Jasinski   [ updated Jun 12, 2015, 9:33 AM ]

NYC Summer STEM 2015


NYC Summer STEM 2015 is a free program designed to provide current 2nd, 7th & 10th graders with the opportunity to participate in an innovative, engaging, and fun summer learning program designed specifically around science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). The program also includes other enrichment opportunities, such as arts and physical activity. 

There are two sites in each borough, one for the elementary program and the other for middle and high school students. Click on the links below to see where each of the schools are located. 

Elementary School Students

The elementary program runs from July 6, 2015 to July 30th, Monday through Thursday from 8:30am to 2:15pm. Breakfast and lunch will be served. 

Bronx Bedford Park Elementary School  
Brooklyn P.S. 12 Dr. Jacqueline Peek-Davis School 
Manhattan P.S. 241 STEM Institute of Manhattan 
Queens P.S. 182  
Staten Island P.S. 19 

Middle and High School Students 

The middle and high school program runs from July 6, 2015 to August 6, 2015, Monday through Thursday from 8:30am to 3:00pm. Breakfast and lunch will be served. 

Bronx M.S. 129  
Brooklyn Brooklyn Collegiate Academy 
Manhattan Art and Design High School 
Queens Queens Vocational and Technical High School  
Staten Island I.S. 51 

Application Process

We encourage you to apply using the online application specific to your child’s grade. Just click on the links below to complete the simple application. All applications must be received by June 15, 2015. 

Grade 2 
Grade 7  
Grade 10 

These applications are mobile/tablet friendly so parents/guardians can sign the application using a touch screen or mouse.

  • Selection will be done via lottery. Besides being in the three grades (2nd, 7th and 10th) students must have at least 90% attendance during the school year and not be required to attend summer school.
  • Parents will be notified of acceptance in this program by June 23 via email.
  • Applications in languages other than English and help with internet or device access are available by contacting your parent coordinator.

Paper Applications 

If there are challenges in completing the application online, here are paper forms which can be mailed or delivered to 52 Chambers Street, NYC 10007. All applications must be received by June 15, 2015. 

Print application for Current 2nd Graders 
Print application for Current 7th/10th Graders 

Get the Word Out 

Here are grade specific flyers to let teachers, students and parents know about this program!