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KIDVentures SCHOOL age care
KidVentures is a child-focused, enrichment and care program that incorporates a fun atmosphere in a safe setting where children can explore new interests and make new friends. Students participate in a variety of hands-on activities that build social, emotional, physical and academic skills. We collaborate with each elementary school to share facilities including the gyms, cafeteria, computer lab and outside play areas. Flexible enrollment options include:
- Set Weekly Schedule
- Monthly Calendar Schedule
- School Release Days
- Late Start Wednesdays
KidVentures is offered Monday through Friday at Bridgewater, Greenvale Park and Sibley elementary schools, from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Enrollment information is available below, at the schools and at Community Services. Call 507.664.3750 for more information.
Forms & Information:
Please mail completed KV registrations to: KidVentures, 1651 Jefferson Parkway, Northfield, MN 55057 or scan and email them to Mary at MHansen@northfieldschools.org
If you have not already been set up for an online account, contact Mary Hansen (507.664.3750) to be issued a username and password. Parents who have an online account can make payments and view payment history online, using the link below.
One-Hour Late Start Wednesday (PLC Option):
KidVentures provides programming during the one-hour late start time on Wednesdays, for families who register and send payment ahead of time.
The KidVentures summer program is designed for youth entering 1st through 7th grade and allows kids to experience a wide variety of both enrichment and recreation opportunities. Children will participate in a variety of hands-on activities that build social, emotional, physical and academic development.
KidVentures will run from Monday, June 15th-Wednesday, August 26th, 2020. Summer hours will be 7:00 am-5:30 pm.
For youth entering grades 4-7, KidVentures offers a designated “older kid” space where a strong emphasis is placed on leadership, growing independence, and service learning.
EarlyVentures Learning Center
EarlyVentures Learning Center is a child care center for infants, toddlers and preschoolers, licensed by the Department of Human Services. We offer a variety of schedule and fee options and are located, along with Hand in Hand Preschool, at Longfellow School. Contact Breezy Barrett to arrange a tour.
Forms & Information:
Registration for EarlyVentures summer 2020 and the 2020-2021 school year will open on Thursday, March 5th at 6:00 pm at Longfellow School. If interested in registering an infant, please call 507-645-1245 the first week of March to inquire about availability. All registration paperwork is posted below. Please email email@example.com or call 507-645-1245 if you have further questions.
- Important Registration Information
- EarlyVentures Summer 2020 Registration
- EarlyVentures September 2020-August 2021 Registration
- EarlyVentures 2019-2020 School Year Registration
- EarlyVentures Handbook
- Emergency Closing Procedures
If you have not already been set up for an online account, please contact Mary Hansen at 507.664.3750 to be issued a username and password. Parents who have an online account can make payments and view payment history online, using the link below.
Registration for KidVentures Summer 2020
Registration for the KidVentures summer program was updated 5.22.20. Please read the registration information carefully as options have changed due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.