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Summer Program

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Our summer programming provides youth entering grades K-7 with a variety of choice-based activities designed specifically for their grade level. 

Full Day Summer Care

Grades K-4

Youth will build friendships, develop independence and confidence with activities throughout the day that promote our key learning areas (SEL, STEM, Literacy, Arts, Health and Physical Activity) as well as Service Learning and Community Connections.

Grades 5-7

Programs designed for older youth to explore interests, share their talents, and gain skills in leadership and independence. Youth will engage in experience-based activities that incorporate our key learning areas and promote community involvement.

Before & After Summer Scholars Care
Before Care

7:00 am-Start of Summer Scholars

After Care

Summer Scholars End-6:00 pm

Financial Assistance

Minnesota's Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) helps families pay for child care so parents can pursue work or school. To see if you qualify for this assistance call 612-348-5937, or apply online at

Summer 2024 Registration opens February 16 at 7:00 am.
Check back in January for more summer details.