ACE Academy

>ACE Academy
ACE Academy 2019-05-08T19:49:10+00:00

Sacramento’s 2nd Annual Capitol City ACE Academy

The ACE Academy provides unique education programs for middle and high school students interested in aviation and aerospace from June 17 – 21, 2019.

This week-long summer immersion offers students a wide range of aviation career exploration focused on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).

  • Open to Sacramento-area students aged 13-18.
  • Register here and make payment of $150 to secure your student’s spot.
  • All applications include a $50 (non-refundable) processing fee.
  • Complete additional required paperwork after pre-registration (will be emailed to qualified and paid applicants)
  • Lunch, snacks, field trips, a T-shirt, and informational binder are provided.


ACE Academy students participate in the following camp activities:

  • Meet aviation and aerospace professionals and learn about their careers
  • Learn the basics of flight planning, aviation history, and the physics of flight
  • Field trips to a variety of airports and aviation-related sites
  • Pilot an aircraft in a flight simulator
  • Take an orientation flight in a single engine aircraft

Application Deadline: Friday, June 3, 2019.

Capitol City ACE Academy is cosponsored by the FAA, OBAP, the Aerospace Museum of California, Sacramento County, and other host organizations. Our most valuable resource is young men and women, and we are committed to continuing this exciting outreach program focused on creating the next generation of aerospace professionals.