Summer Camps

Looking for something fun and exciting to do during the summer? Participate in Gateway’s Summer Camps! We have exciting options for students entering 6th grade all the way through high school. 

Registration is now open via the links below! Please read our Registration Instructions for guidance.

Parents: When registering, please create a unique username and password for each student or access the existing account from a previous summer camp. You can use your same email address, but all registration information should be that of the student.

A printed, completed and submitted Participant Release, Waiver of Liability and Hold Harmless Agreement and Publicity Release Form is required for each student PRIOR to the first day of each Summer Camp for participation. Forms can be scanned and emailed to Sam Ingo at ingos@gtc.edu or mailed to the following address:

Samantha Ingo
Gateway Technical College
400 County Road H
Elkhorn, WI 53121

If a financial voucher is needed, please contact Sam Ingo at ingos@gtc.edu.

Current health and safety measures implemented on our campuses can be found on our Red Hawks Care page.

Visit our Campuses and Centers page for location information.

Explore 2022 Offerings

Nitro-X

Rev up your passion for cars and mechanics at Nitro-X! Through hands-on activities, you’ll build and test drive nitromethane-powered cars.

August 8-12 | 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. | $125 (Lunch provided) | Horizon Center for Transportation - Kenosha | Register
Grade Level: 7-9

All About the Face - Facials

Proper skin care is key to prepping your face for makeup. This camp teaches the basics of skin care, including applications of facial treatments. If attending All About The Face - Facials and All About The Face - Makeup, please pack a lunch.

June 22 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register
July 20 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register

Grade Level: 6-8

All About the Face - Makeup

If you’re interested in beauty and makeup artistry, this camp is for you! You’ll learn tips, tricks and best practices for applying makeup. If attending All About The Face - Makeup and All About The Face - Facials, please pack a lunch.

June 22 | 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register
July 20 | 12:30 - 3:30 p.m | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register

Grade Level: 6-8
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Career Exploration Activities

Are you interested in going to college but unsure about your major? Do you know what career you would like to pursue, but don’t know what degree to select? Or maybe you know earning a degree is worth the investment but haven't decided on a program or major? That's okay... Our career exploration activity is a great place to start. Register now to learn about Gateway opportunities and how to get started.

June 22 | 8 - 9:30 a.m. | FREE | Racine Campus | Register
July 20 | 9 - 10:30 a.m. | FREE | Kenosha Campus | Register

Grade Level: 9-12

Fab Lab Maker Camp

Use the latest design programs and tools, including 3D printers and lasers, to create your own super cool projects.

July 11-15 | 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. | $140 | SC Johnson iMET Center - Sturtevant | Register
August 1-5 | 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. | $140 | SC Johnson iMET Center - Sturtevant | Register

Grade Level: 6-12

Fun with Hair - Curling

Take your passion for hairstyling to the next level by discovering the ins-and-outs of proper curling and flat ironing techniques. If attending Fun With Hair - Curling and Fun With Hair - Braiding, please pack a lunch.

June 20 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register
July 18 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register

Grade Level: 6-8

Fun with Hair - Braiding

Brush up on your braiding abilities by learning intricate styles, the latest trends and basic updo styling that’ll “wow” all your friends. If attending Fun With Hair - Braiding and Fun With Hair - Curling, please pack a lunch

June 20 | 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register
July 18 | 12:30 - 3:30 p.m | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register

Grade Level: 6-8

Junior Fire / EMS Camp

Receive hands-on training and experience what a firefighter/EMT does on a daily basis. Plus, learn what to do in an emergency situation and acquire basic first aid skills.

June 20-22 | 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. | $100 | HERO Center -  Burlington, Kansasville | Register
Grade Level: 9-12

Let's Work with Animals!

Learn about animal care, the basics of physical exams and things to check on for pets at home. Students will get to work hands-on with cats, dogs, a bearded dragon and more!

July 18 & 19 | 9 - 11 a.m. | $50 | Elkhorn Campus | Register
Grade Level: 6-12

Nails - Pedicure

Love to pamper your feet? Don’t miss this fun workshop that’ll show you how to do an at-home pedicure that looks great and lasts long! If attending Nailed It! - Pedicures and Nailed It! - Manicures, please pack a lunch.

June 21 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register
July 19 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register

Grade Level: 6-8

Nails- Manicure

If you’re known for your perfectly polished nails (or want to be) join us for mani fun! Learn how to do manicures and pedicures combined with relaxing massage techniques. If attending “Nails- Manicure” on the same day, please pack a lunch.

June 21 | 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register
July 19 | 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. | $25 | Kenosha Campus | Register

Grade Level: 6-8

Robotics

At this introductory camp, you’ll get a firsthand look at industrial robotics applications, discover essential skills and be part of a friendly competition.

June 21 - 23 | 9 - 11 a.m. | $75 | SC Johnson iMET Center - Sturtevant | Register
Grade Level: 7-8

College 101 for Parents

Available for parents of 9-12 graders Join Gateway Technical College’s New Student Specialists to find out more about the college search process, admission and application steps, financial aid and ways to pay for college, campus resources and more.

July 12 | 9 - 11 a.m. | FREE | Kenosha Campus | Register
July 20 | 1 - 3 p.m. | FREE | Kenosha Campus | Register

For parents of/and 9-12 graders