Kids summer camps are a staple for many families. McKinney offers many affordable and quality options for families looking for summer activities for the children. 

This list was put together with the assistance of CheckOut DFW's expert, Realtor Kelly Rudiger. 

1. YMCA, McKinney Family

The YMCA is an affordable option for families, and often bases membership fees and scholarships on financial need. The YMCA also offers summer camps built around educational and fun themes. 

Address: 300 Ridge Road (972) 529-2559

2. Heard Natural Science & Wildlife Sanctuary

Do you have a kid who loves science and/or nature? Outdoor experiences are a childhood treasure. Heard is dedicated to bring nature and people together and they offer excellent experiences designed for children. Summer nature camps start at $220 and offer some exciting outdoor themed adventures. 

Address: 1 Nature Place (972) 562-5566

3. Jump Into Art Studios

Have an art enthusiast? There's nothing better than creating something that is yours, with pride. Jump Into Art offers summer camps themed around slowing down, enjoying the moment and self expression. There are  different camp lengths and range in price from $170-$314. 

Address: 404 North Church Street (214) 937-9153

4. Best in Class Education Center

This educational and tutoring resource center offers assistance for all subjects and is dedicated to keeping your kids sharp over the summer months. Camp programs may include math, english, health & nutrition, arts and crafts, science, social studies, games, drama & theatre, various activities. Prices vary based on student and program factors. 

Address: 1800 South Independence Parkway, Suite 130 (469) 460-9623 

5. Ovation Academy

Ovation Academy of Performing Arts provides full-immersion, home school and community outreach programs focused on the performing arts. They offer a variety of summer camps for kids. From June 6 through the first week of August, a host of plays and musicals will be practiced by camp goers and then performed in front of an audience.

Address: 404 Power House St. McKinney, 214-856-4513

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