College for Kids

2014 Registration Information

General Info

College for Kids is for students entering Grades 5-8 in 2014. Every effort will be made to keep the size of each class at 16 students maximum. The College for Kids instructors have expertise in their subject areas and are excited about the opportunity to provide challenging enrichment opportunities for academically, creatively and artistically talented children. Courses are designed to meet the special needs of high ability children who are motivated to learn. 
 
Unlike years past a teacher signature is NOT required this year to enroll since the application is online.

Schedule

Monday - Thursday, July 21 – 24, 2014
9 a.m.  – 3:20 p.m.

Class times:
Workshop I: 9:00  – 11:50 a.m. (break 10:15 - 10:35 a.m., snack is provided)
Lunch: 11:50 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Lunch is provided, including supervised athletics, activities and free time.)
Workshop II: 12:30  – 3:20 p.m. (break 1:45 - 2:05 p.m.)

Parents are encouraged to accompany your child to the final day of workshops on Thursday.

Lunch is included in registration:

Monday

Pizza

 

Carrots and Celery w dip

 

Cookies

 

Milk

Tuesday

Sloppy Joes

 

Fresh Fruit

 

Brownies

 

Milk

Wednesday

all white meat chicken nuggets

 

French Fries

 

Cake

 

Milk

Thursday

Taco Bar Build your own taco

 

all toppings

 

mexican rice

 

Cookies

 

milk

Chaperones

We are looking for parents willing to be College for Kids chaperones. Duties will range from being teacher aides to helping at refreshment breaks and monitoring students as they move from class to class. Parents helping us with these duties will have their child’s registration fee reduced to $75.

If interested and to be considered, please indicate on the online registration form or email rhonda.stucky@uwc.edu. In the email include the program name (College for Kids/L.E.A.P.S.), your child’s name, and your name/contact information. You will be contacted after June 20 and only if selected to be a chaperone.

Registration Deadline/Cancellation Policy

June 10, 2014. Confirmation of enrollment will be emailed to students after June 20, 2014. Please provide an email address during the registration process if possible.

Cancellations through the registration deadline (June 10, 2014) will be assessed a $10.00 cancellation fee. There are no cancellations after this date.

Registration Steps

All steps must be completed for registration to be processed. Your seat is not saved until registration, payment, and the health form are received.

  1. Registration is closed.
    The College for Kids program fee includes instruction, materials, snacks, beverages and lunch. Enrollment is first come/first serve and seats are limited. Register early.
  2. Complete, print, and mail the College for Kids Health Form to:
    UW-FDL Continuing Education
    400 University Drive
    Fond du Lac, WI 54935
    (Here is a PDF version of the Health Form if needed.)

Scholarships

Fond du Lac School District Scholarship

 Does your child attend the Fond du Lac School District (public or private)? The Fond du Lac Board of Education has approved scholarship funding to be provided equally among Fond du Lac School district students for the UW-Fond du Lac “College for Kids” Program. Complete and submit the scholarship application by June 1, 2014.  You will need to pay the full amount when registering and will be reimbursed for the scholarship amount when your application is approved.

UW-FDL Continuing Education Scholarhip

If your child is eligible for the free and reduced lunch program, additional scholarship funds may be available. Please check the box on the online registration form or contact our office at 920-929-1155 for more information. By the registration deadline (June 10, 2014) you must submit a copy of the letter from the school district showing that the child qualifies for free/reduced lunch. You will need to pay the full amount when registering and will be reimbursed for the scholarship amount when your application is approved. Mail to:

UW-FDL Continuing Education
400 University Drive
Fond du Lac, WI 54935