2019 summer of learning catalog WDMCS Community Education provides a wide variety of activities to choose from in the summer months.

Summer of Learning Catalog

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Below is a list of our Summer of Learning programs. Help your child find a program that sounds interesting, fun, or rewarding, and register today!

Art Adventures grades 1-7* – Students will get creative while exploring a variety of materials and techniques!

Baking Academy grades 7-9* – Students’ will take their baking skills to the next level in this fun, hands-on program.

Be the Boss!– Youth Entrepreneur Camp Grades 5-6* – Students will learn about entrepreneurship firsthand through a variety of highly interactive classroom activities, guest speakers, and a tour of a local business.

Camp Kindergarten Kindergarten*–Our youngest students experience what it will be like to be a kindergartner.

Cycling Club grades 5-7* – Have fun while building endurance and learning about safe riding and public safety.

Fencing grades 2-6* – Students learn the art of fencing. Supplies are provided.

Instrumental Music Programs grades 6-12* – Several programs providing opportunities to develop students’ musical skills on an instrument.

Jump Startgrades 1-5* – Jump Start helps students refresh their academic skills for the upcoming school year while enriching their summer with art, computers, P.E., and science.

Preschool Creations ages 4-5** – Preschoolers get the chance to cultivate their creativity through baking and art projects!

Project Runway grades 6-8* – Students have the opportunity to create and sew multiple projects.

Safety Town  Kindergarten* – Safety Town introduces safety awareness and preventative practices to young children through interactive activities such as visits to the West Des Moines Fire and Police departments.

Safety Town Volunteering grades 6-7* – Safety Town volunteers assist young students as they are introduced to safety awareness and preventative practices through a variety of interactive activities.

Science Explorationgrades 1-7* – These classes let students explore a variety of stimulating science subjects.

Summer Adventures in Learning (SAIL) grades 1-7* – SAIL offers refresher classes in reading, writing, and math, as well as enrichment opportunities such as chess, computers, art, science, sign language, and much more!

Youth Tech Inc. grades 6-12* – Interactive computer camps that focus on providing creative and fun ways to develop technology skills.

*Grade entering fall 2019. **Age by the start of the class.