Youth

Community Education plays a key role in supporting preschool children through young adults. Youth focused programs and opportunities provide more than just education and enrichment, they contribute to a sound and thriving community by providing young people with engaging activities that help them grow into valuable citizens. Activities and Classes: providing fun activities and learning opportunities for children year-round; after-school, in the evenings and on the weekends; to enhance your child's academic and social experiences while out of school. Athletics and Recreation: Elementary and middle school athletic programs are supervised and led by certified coaches, licensed teachers or knowledgeable staff who emphasize skill development, participation, teamwork, and respect for others. Community Education also offers camps and clinics to help students gear up for the athletic programs offered at South Washington County high schools. School Age Care: Kids Club (grades K-3) and Upgrade (grades 4-5) is the school district school-age child care program, open to all South Washington County Schools students and provided at all elementary school sites throughout the district. Out-of-School Time (OST) care is available before and after school and all day on school release days, including winter, spring and summer breaks. Swimming: Swimming and water safety is a skill that your children will use for life! South Washington County Schools Community Education offers swimming lessons to support youth with a wide range of skill levels. Youth Service: South Washington County Schools Community Education coordinates youth service activities, meaningful leadership and service opportunities, trips and projects to support the community.