The purpose of the Student Activities is to support the educational process by providing quality enrichment programs for students on a variety of subjects in a safe and supportive environment. Students participating in any of the following programs are expected to follow the Student Guidelines for safety and behavior.
College for Kids:
Target Group: Students who have completed 5th, 6th or 7th grades
Fee: $100 for one class, $125 for two classes and $150 for three classes
Description: College for Kids is a 5-day summer enrichment program for highly motivated students. Students may register for up to three one-hour classes from past examples such as World War II, Sculpture, Mythology, Dissection, Sew Cool, The Hero's Journey-A Study of Star Wars, and more. Students enjoy stimulating, activity-oriented classes from experienced, certified teachers. Students qualify for the program based on Iowa Statewide Assessment of Student Progress (ISASP) scores OR recommendation by a teacher, counselor, or principal.
Time Line: Course catalogs will be available on this website in mid-February. Download a College for Kids catalog, print a registration form and mail it to us, or call the Student Programs office to register over the phone with a credit card.
Local Commitment: Each school is asked to identify a College for Kids contact person who will identify students for the program based on ISASP scores or teacher, counselor, or principal recommendation.