School-Age Program “Kids Connect”

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Kids Connect Summer Enrichment Program

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 – Friday, August 7, 2020

Program hours: 6:15am – 6:00pm

Located at Hesston Elementary

300 E. Amos


Hesston Community Child Care Association offers parents a full day Summer Enrichment Program, known as Kids Connect. This is an extension of our Intergenerational Child Development Center Program for our school age children who have finished kindergarten and who are under 12 years of age.


Our Daily Summer Themes:


Matisse Monday: Exploration of the history of art and a famous artist

Tasty Tuesday: The children will be exploring a nutrition and cooking curriculum

Walking Wednesday: The children will be exploring the great City of Hesston

Tinkering & Thinking Thursday: The children will be exploring various STEM explorations

Fantastic Friday: This will be our Water Play Day!


Here is a sneak peak at some of our Pre-COVID planned events for the Summer of 2020


  • Swimming Weekly
  • McPherson Water Park (twice)
  • End of Summer trip to All Star Sports
  • Weekly Library Visits
  • 3 DYI Instructed Classes
  • Outings to local parks, college campus and local businesses
  • End of Summer Art Show

Fee Schedule


5 days per week: $160/wk

4 days per week: $140/wk

3 days per week: $115/wk

2 days per week: $85/wk

Activity fee: $25 per child or $50 per family, this will cover the cost of a T-shirt, water bottle and a string backpack.

The cost includes breakfast, lunch and a snack each day (NO OUTSIDE FOOD IS PERMITTED)

Other than the weekly tuition and activity fee, there is no other out of pocket expense for families




Enrollment forms and a SEP Contract can be picked up at Hesston Intergenerational CDC, 441 Neufeld Dr. (behind Schowalter Villa).

In order to enroll your child for the Summer Enrichment Program, please call (620) 327-3775 to schedule an enrollment appointment with Naomi. Enrollment opens April 28th, 2020. Space is limited. Early enrollment is suggested.