Summer Rocketry Program

By Science Club for Girls

Join our program this summer where you'll design, build and launch model rockets while learning more about aerospace careers, robot rovers, and astronaut space suits!

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This program runs during the summer.
Monday through Friday.

Our 2024 Summer Program start date is still To-Be-Determined. it generally runs 5 days/week from 9:00AM - 12:00PM.


Ages: 11 to 14.

Grades 5th grade through 7th grade.


Eligibility is based on grade level. This program is for rising 6th- rising 8th graders in the Boston area (current 5th-7th graders who will transition to 6th-8th grade after the program). Students must be girls, those who identify with girlhood, or as gender expansive youth.

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Nimisha Thakkar
Program Manager at SCFG

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Online registration will be available closer to the program's start. The final day to apply this year is July 7th, 2024 if spots are still available. Our programs fill up very quickly. Please apply ASAP! All families will be notified of enrollment by mid-June.



The program location changes over time.

  • In-person only.

The program will take place at a school in Cambridge that is currently to-be-determined. In the past, that school has been the Graham & Parks School.

Additional information

3...2...1...BLAST OFF into STEM learning with Science Club for Girls this Summer! As a young rocket scientist you will design, build and launch your own model rockets while learning about Aerospace careers, astronaut life and the science behind model rockets!

Our program activities include: Aerospace Projects, Rocket Launches (multiple different types of model rockets including water bottle rockets), Career Panel with Women in STEM and more!