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School Year Program

Daily Programing

Programs are choice-based, providing a variety of experiences that nurture social/emotional development, language and literacy, STEM, active and healthy lifestyles, positive self-image and community connections.  Each day youth have the opportunity to participate in: planned staff and youth led activities, open-ended play, physical activity during gym and outdoor play and quiet/homework time.

Program Components
The Before School component runs from 6:30 am to the start of the school day.  

The After School component runs from the end of the school day until 6:00 p.m. Snack is included in the program fee. 

On Non-School Days, care is available from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm. There is a separate registration and enrollment is optional and on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Important Information
  • Minneapolis Kids serves school age children ages 5-12 who are enrolled in *High Five/Kindergarten through 6th Grade during the school year.
  • If Minneapolis Kids is not located in your child's school, you will be able to access care at another location. See Minneapolis Kids locations by attending school.
  • Application must be completed with registration fee and tuition payment received prior to the child’s starting date.
  • The family is responsible for arranging transportation between the student's home school and the Minneapolis Kids location.
  • Minneapolis Kids sites or components may be closed due to low enrollment.
  • Children must be able to use the bathroom independently.

* For High Five, Minneapolis Kids program must be located in the school building to be eligible to register.

Financial Assistance may be available to qualifying families through:

Child Care Assistance Program:
Hennepin County - 612-348-5937
Ramsey County - 651-641-6665
Anoka County - 763-717-7711
Think Small - 651-641-0305

1250 W. Broadway Ave.
MN 55411
Main Office
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