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.
Some of our summer camps are getting FULL!
Remember, you must pay a deposit to reserve your child’s spot in camp!
Please call to confirm that space is still available in the camp
before you submit your payment.
Astronaut Academy June 8-11 is FULL.
(still some openings in Astronaut Academy August 10-13)
Robot Camp June 15-18 is FULL.
Intro Robot Camp June 15-16 is FULL.
Intermediate Robot Camp June 17-18 is FULL.
(still some openings in Intro Robot Camp July 22-23 and
Intermediate Robot Camp July 28-29)
Summer Camp Scholarship Information:
Les Fannin Memorial Aviation Scholarship
(accepting applications for Summer Camps 2016)
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!
Submitting a payment does NOT guarantee a spot in a summer camp.
Please call first to confirm we still have space available in the camp.
We do NOT issue refunds through PayPal.
(We can issue refunds with a check, which usually takes a few weeks to process.)
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
Richland County School District One
1616 Richland Street, Columbia, SC 29201
tel: (803) 231-7000