Southwestern Summer Adventures | Summer Programs

Southwestern Summer Adventures


The program offers high school credit for makeup or new courses in English, math, science and social studies, as well as remedial and enrichment work. Intensive, individualized morning classes are combined with informal, camp-style activities in the afternoon and evening. Various outdoor activities—as well as field trips to the Grand Canyon, Meteor Crater, the Petrified Forest and nearby Native American sites—round out the program.

General Info

Name Southwestern Summer Adventures
Location Rimrock, AZ
Summer Phone 520-567-4581
Off-season Phone 626-799-5010
Program Focuses & Features Basketball, Conservation, Crafts, Creative Writing, ESL, English, Exploration, Fashion, Fine Arts, Fishing, Hiking, History, Math, Media, Mountain Biking, Music, Ranch, Riding, Science, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Wilderness Camping
Grade Range (rising grades) 9-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 14-18
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Jack Leyden, Head of School
Residential Fee $5500-13,920, 4-8½ weeks.
Year Established 1963
Sponsor Southwestern Academy
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 3 sessions, 4-8½ weeks long


Jack Leyden, Head of School