Credit: Empow Studios

Detailed Information

Empow Studios operates under the philosophy that passion and meaningful play drives learning. Empow offers February, April and Summer STEM camps. Boys and girls aged 7-17 will develop literacy in digital, virtual, and robotic environments. They gain a deeper understanding of technology and explore future career paths.

Campers may register for various STEM focused courses such as Tech & Design, Minecraft, Coding, AR/VR camp, or Girls STEM camp.

Tech & Design

Kids choose what they want to create: video game design, robotics, animation, coding, 3D printing, music production and other projects. Designed for students entering grades 2-8, this camp offers exciting projects, from Lego designs and creations to challenging video games to animated mini-movies. Half-day and full-day options are offered.


Empow Studios delivers an environment for kids in grades 2-8 to design, build and code. Campers are introduced to Redstone, a special element that mimics electricity. Students will engage in various challenges including programming, design and electrical engineering, and architecture. Half-day and full-day options are offered.


Multi-level coding camp for kids in grades 4-10 to use Python, lava, app design and game design. The camp explores a range of coding skills, from block coding to text coding, as well as a full-immersion development team experience.

Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality (AR/VR)

A two-week immersion in AR/VR game design camp for students entering grades 7-12 in the fall. Campers will learn about emerging technology through state-of-the art technology, custom programming and peer collaboration.

Girls STEM Camp

Girls in grades 2-8 will engage in video game design, digital & stop motion animation, robotics, 3D modeling, programming fundamentals, and other technology. All skill levels are welcome. Empow offers girls opportunities to choose projects in Art & Design, Building, or Coding.

Extended Hours and Schedule

Early drop-off at 8:30am is available at no additional charge. Extended afternoon hours until 5:30pm is available for a daily fee. Half-day and full-day options are available.

February & April Camp

Empow Studios offers STEM focused courses in Tech & Design during school breaks in February and April. Hours, schedule and pricing are in line with Summer camp times and rates.

Middle School
High School
Day Camps
Extended Hours
Nut Safe/Free
Girls Only Programs
Educational Activities
Rates (Average / Day)
$100 - $150
Rates reflect the average cost per full day for comparison purposes only.

Camp Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Contact Information
180 Needham Street, Newton, Massachusetts 02464

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