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Summer Academy Camp


  • Welcome
  • Staff
  • Special Thanks

Welcome to the Tiger Woods Learning Center Summer Academy.

Summers at the Tiger Woods Learning Center (TWLC) just got a lot more exciting!

Whether you're a budding scientist, a beginning golfer or a future engineer, the Summer Academy has an exciting program for you. The Academy provides an unparalleled learning experience for young people, ages 11-13. Taught by year-round, full-time instructors, the innovative TWLC curriculum blends the highest-quality academics with authentic, real-world learning. From the most advanced robotics lessons to beginning golf, the TWLC philosophy revolves around hands-on learning and project-based experiences.

Summer at the Tiger Woods Learning Center focuses on STEM (Science, Engineering, Technology and Math) and Golf for the beginning player. Our flexible curriculum allows students to move along at their own pace with customized lessons for a fun and appropriate challenge.

Although the week-long Summer Academy is open to any student interested in attending, the primary purpose is to provide children from military families with an overnight camp experience coupled with a fun week of experiments, building robots, launching rockets, designing video games, exploring marine life and possibly even learning how to golf. Thanks to the generous donations from our corporate sponsors, dozens of children from military families will travel from bases around the world to attend the TWLC Summer Academy on a tuition scholarship.

"I grew up in a military family, and it means a lot to me to bring these kids to the Learning Center for an exciting week," founder Tiger Woods said. "These young people go through a lot with parents serving in the military, and this is our way of honoring their sacrifice and saying thank you to their families."

Top Reasons to Attend the Summer Academy

  • Access to innovative classroom technology
    • Unique facility that spans 14 acres in Southern California
    • Authentic, experiential learning from year-round, accredited instructors
    • Flexible curriculum designed for beginning through advanced learners
    • Proven history of success with more than 100,000 TWLC members and alumni
    • Learn through hands-on projects and technology rather than textbooks and lectures
    • Design and create various projects in classes and at the end of camp take home to share with family and friends
    • Participate in an all-day excursion to Disneyland

    For more information:

    Contact Us
    TWLC Summer Academy
    One Tiger Woods Way
    Anaheim, CA 92801

The TWLC employs exceptional staff with experience, expertise and dedication to youth. The TWLC staff is engaged year-round in hands-on, project based instruction. They have a passion for working with young people and helping them see the connection between school and real world application. The TWLC Summer Academy encourages staff to create a unique learning environment for youth to share ideas and build supportive relationships. The staff provides a compassionate and creative atmosphere that fosters each youth's positive self-image, admiration for learning and opportunities for growth.

  • Staff members must pass a rigorous screening that includes fingerprinting, health screenings and background checks.
  • Staff is CPR and first-aid certified.
  • The staff includes credentialed teachers, education professionals and experts in a variety of youth development programs.
  • Ongoing staff development, bimonthly meetings and staff training ensure that employees are knowledgeable in the most current youth trends and practices, integrated technology instruction, college admission procedures and instructional best practices.

The Tiger Woods Learning Center Summer Academy would like to give special thanks to the following groups and individuals:

Angels Baseball Hood & Burch, Inc. CPA's
Atalon Management Group - Fred Chin/ James Coyne Deborah & William Howell
AT&T Intelligent Decisions
Automobile Club of Southern California Helen & Greg Jones
Richard Baily Gregory J. Karns - Cox, Castle & Nicholson LLP
Sandra & Ron Barry Edward W. Machir
Marilyn & Chris Bell Anthony Mitchell - Attorney at Law
Willie Brown Jason Mooneyham
Building Engineering and Science Talent Ocean West Capital Partners
Jacqueline & James Castillo, Jr. Jonathan Orszag
Disneyland Resort Alan Pleskow - Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Dale Dykema Southern California Edison
Employees Community Fund of Boeing California Stack Family Foundation
Philip & Lucy Fitzgerald George Thomson - Jones Lang LaSalle
Brian Gill - Artis Advisors LLC Leo Tucker
Frank Gooch - Gilchrist & Rutter UPS
Karina & Bob Hamilton Robert Waltos, Jr.
Steve Hearst - Hearst Corporation