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SPARK Camp is open to rising 4th – 8th grade AIG* identified and served students enrolled in Durham Public Schools. During the four-day camp, students select two classes for exploration, such as Crime Scene Investigation, Engineering 101, World Domination, and more! *Academically and/or Intellectually Gifted 

Camp Location: Sandy Ridge Elementary 1417 Old Oxford Highway, Durham Hours: Monday – Thursday, 8:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Camp Tuition: $150, includes t-shirt, supplies, and Thursday lunch Optional After-Camp Care 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. $50

Registration: March 15 - April 4, 2024 Student selection by lottery process. Lottery Notification: April 9, 2024 Register at

SPARK Camp is hosted by the DPS Office of Advanced Academics. For more information, contact, 919-560-2376