The Challenger Learning Center of Richland County School District One is an aeronautics and space-themed educational program designed to provide interactive learning experiences, integrating science and math curricula with information and technology.  Through various simulations, scenarios, and activities we offer, students develop skills in decision making, teamwork, problem solving, and communication.

Our mission is to create a scientifically literate population with the skills needed for success in the 21st century.

Summer Camp 2015
registration information available HERE

Summer Camp FAQs HERE

Some of our summer camps are getting FULL!
Remember, you must pay a deposit to reserve your child’s spot in camp!

Astronaut Academy June 8-11 is FULL.
(still some openings in Astronaut Academy August 10-13)

Summer Camp Scholarship Information:

Thomas Sinkler Martin Scholarship

Les Fannin Memorial Aviation Scholarship

Aviator Academy Scholarship
applications closed

Intro Rocket Camp Scholarship
applications closed

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Got Space?
We do!
Limited edition t-shirts now available
in our Gift Shop!

Fun color shirts also available in
Been There, Done That, Loved It and
I Need My Space! shirts!


Teachers!  Use Donors Choose to fund your field trip!
You can submit a Special Request Project to receive funding
that can be used to pay for your field trip to Challenger Learning Center!
Click the logo above or HERE for more details.
Have questions about requesting funding?  Click HERE for answers!

make payment to “Challenger@richlandone.org”

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The Challenger Learning Center of RCSD1
2600A Barhamville Road, Columbia, SC  29204
tel:  (803) 929-3951  fax:  (803) 929-3959
email:  Challenger@richlandone.org

Richland County School District One
1616 Richland Street, Columbia, SC  29201
tel:  (803) 231-7000
web:  http://www.richlandone.org