Your child may just be in elementary school, but they can attend college now at the annual Kid College summer program hosted by UT Martin. The program has been offered to West Tennessee children in kindergarten through the fifth grade for 25 years.
This summer, children may attend Kid College at six locations – Jackson, Martin, Paris, Parsons, Ripley and Selmer – with classes beginning June 1 and running through July on a five-day schedule. Check each location to see the offered classes and the dates they are held at that site. Pricing will also be determined by the site you choose. Parson, Jackson and Selmer have a registration fee of $85 for the offered classes, and Martin and Paris fees are $30 for the first class and $25 for each additional class. A materials fee may apply.
Class offerings are ones that cover a wide range of topics that interests children with titles like Discovering Art in Nature, Football Fun, Hands-On STEM, Jr. Space Camp-Mission to the Moon, basketball and cheerleading for students in kindergarten through second grade and Basketball 101, Cheerleading!, Chemical Reactions, Hello Cupcake with Mrs. Baker!, LEGO’s – Simple and Powered Machines, LinguaKidz – Spanish, Photography 101 and Sketch Studio for students in third through fifth grades. Students may attend individual classes or the five-day session.
Registration is open now and space is expected to fill quickly. Call (731) 881-7082 for more information.