Imagination Reasoning Inquiry-based Science

Welcome to IRIS!
2017 Homeschool Science Classes
Afterschool Program & Club, and Science Camps

We are now enrolling for our 2017 Winter Classes and After School Program and Club.   Call Sue Carter at (831) 331-1050 or at if you have any questions. 

2017 Summer Camps

June 19th to 22nd:  IRIS D&D Camp, with Henry Cowell Field Trips (students choice)

                                  Camp open to ages 9 to 15.  Camp Assistant positions available for High School Dungeon Masters

                                  Cost: $210/week (4-days)

                                  June 23rd option  Great America Trip    Cost: $65/$30  (with/wo Great American ticket)

July 11th to 15th:  IRIS Sierra Discovery Camp, 4-night Overnight in Sierra Gold Country, 

                               Includes river float, cave rappel or zip lining, cave exploration, rock climbing, and hiking trip 

                               Camp open to middle and high school students (younger siblings may be considered)

                               Cost: $350/week (5-days), includes all food, transportation, lodging, and activity costs

                               (May do both zip-line AND cave rappel for +$30)

                               Campers may earn a stipend by participating in Fire Recovery and Rebuilding Efforts

Aug 14th to 17th:   IRIS Makers Camp, with 2-night Overnight camping at Manresa State Beach

                              Camp open to ages 10 to 15.  Camp Assistant positions available for High School students

                              Cost: $290/week (4-days)

                              Aug 18th    Sequoia Adventure Rope Course and House Party   Cost: $80/$30 (with/wo Rope Course ticket)

Discounts: 5% for early enrollment, 10% discount for signing up for 2 or more camps, 5% discount for 2 siblings, 20% discount for 3 siblings.  Note: Discounts do not apply to June 23rd and Aug 18th optional trips due to fixed ticket costs.  

Welcome to the IRIS Science Academy Website!

Do you have a scientist who is passionate about discovering how the world works?  Or a high school student who wants the rigor of advanced science classes with hands-on labs and research opportunities? Give them an opportunity to use their imaginations and develop their science inquiry skills at the IRIS Science Academy!

4401 ScottsValleyDrive
Scotts Valley, CA 95066
4401 Scotts Valley Drive, Scotts Valley CA 95066

DO NOT PARK IN THE DENTIST PARKING SPOTS behind the dentist building nextdoor.  Park in the spots in-front, immediately next to, or behind the IRIS building or on Terrace View Drive.