Summer S.M.A.R.T. Camp


School-age year-round
education for children
and youth ages 5-18.

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About Our Summer Smart Camp Program

Positive Growth Education Center (PGEC) is excited to offer our S.M.A.R.T. Education Summer Camp for your child. The acronym represents our focus on Science, Math, Art, Reading and Technology. The S.M.A.R.T camp provides a welcoming, caring and safe environment for students where they can learn, relax, thrive, and have fun. Our S.M.A.R.T camp offers a combination of recreational and educational activities to balance the day to include to name a few: education enrichment activities, summer bridge academics, indoor and outdoor play, snacks, organized enrichment activities, interest groups, and cultural activities. We have a line-up of S.M.A.R.T. counselor who excel in in the core program areas and the campers/counselors ratio will is 6 to 1 meaning your students will receive the individualized attention necessary to help them where they may be challenged and inspire them to do their best in every case.

Positive Growth S.M.A.R.T camp envisions a community where all students are inspired to reach their full potential academically, socially and personally through the support of our programs, families, and the community. In order to achieve this, we are committed to providing an affordable, secure, and safe environment.

We are a Licensed After School Program

We are licensed by the Georgia Department of Human Services, Bright from the Start and accept the childcare voucher program (CAPS).

Our Goals:

  • Increase literacy rates, math, science and technology competency and overall academic performance of all program participants
  • Inspire academic excellence and achievement
  • Educate participants to develop social and behavioral skills for success
  • Enhance healthy choice awareness among participants
  • Create a healthier lifestyle through increased wellness and nutritional awareness

Program Components

Positive Growth Education Center (S.M.A.R.T) program provide a safe place for students to go after school, as well as opportunities for education and enrichment. The three components of the programs include:

        1. Education Enrichment: Activities may include subject-specific summer bridge academic activities, Other enrichment activities are based on students interests and changes accordingly. Students study subjects such as: Reading, Math, Writing, Science, Social Studies, Foreign Language and Computers and Career Technology.
        2. Recreational and Physical Fitness Program: Students participate in physical activities including: indoor and outdoor play, Games, Sports, Structured Physical Activity, Dance, Drama, Creative Writing, Arts, Music, Health and Wellness, Wii Recreation just to name a few.
        3. Culture and Life Skill Development:  Activities may include leadership development, team building, bullying, conflict management, financial literacy, and job readiness/career orientation skills, or other skill-specific or asset-based projects, field trips, organized enrichment activities, interest groups, guest speaker and lab activities and much, much more.

Hours of Operation

Summer S.M.A.R.T. camp hours: Days: Monday – Friday Time: 8:30pm- 5:30pm
Extended hours are available from: 7:30am -6:00pm
Transportation: Transportation provided to camp and home drop off