Spring / Summer Camps !

Schmahl Science Workshops offers a variety of science camps during spring and summer. Click for more information.


Schmahl Science Workshops would like to thank the County of San Mateo Board of Supervisors and Workforce Development for their generous grant in funding our PenTV training videos. Headed by Dr. Ismael, these videos are geared toward educating future teachers with concepts for hands-on learning. We have been working on four topics: Trebuchets (shown below), Rockets, Parachutes and Roller Coasters.

Mercury News Wish Book: Schmahl Science provides after-school science workshops for kids

The Schmahl Science Workshops program provides summer camp and after-school science workshops for kids. Schmahl is based at History Park in San Jose and works with low-income kids from the Rock Springs neighborhood across the street from the park. Many of the workshops are provided to schools that do not have the resources to include science as a regular part of their curriculum. More...

Explore… Invent… Imagine…

With Schmahl Science Workshops for grades K-12, kids don’t just read about science—they experience it first-hand! Talented scientists and engineers engage students’ curiosity, imagination, and creativity using a hands-on approach that’s fun.

Check out our innovative workshops in biology, chemistry, earth science, forensic science, mathematics and physics. Plus, we offer science camps, home school, after school programs, and an award-winning Advanced Student Research Program (ASRP), too!

Why choose Schmahl Science Workshops?

  • We use a hands-on approach that makes science fun
  • Our instructors are real scientists and engineers
  • Our programs foster curiosity for a lifetime of learning
  • Kids develop life skills that are the cornerstone for success in school and their careers

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