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Programs for Children & Youth
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Minneapolis Kids provides school-age child care both before and after school, as well as on school release days for children ages 5-12 or High Five/Kindergarten through 6th Grade. Special programs are available for morning/afternoon Kindergarten students at some locations. Minneapolis Kids also offers summer programming.

After School Academic & Enrichment Programs include a wide variety of academic and enrichment classes for youth in grades K-8, including: tutoring, academic skills development, dance, languages, cooking, sports, hobbies, games, and computers. Classes are low cost or free. Most classes run after school, although before school classes are offered at a few late-start schools. Community Education also offers summer programs at many locations.

Community Education supports service-learning programs
both during and after school through facilitator
training, teacher support, and resource development.

Summer Options

Looking for summer activities for your children now that school is almost out? Keep the fun and learning going through the summer with Community Education! We offer a wide variety of free and fee-based summer activities for youth in the Minneapolis schools June through August. Online regstration available for Howe and Waite Park. Learn More or Click to Register Online