Kids at College

Lakeland, Fla. July 16, 2014. Photo by Tom Hagerty.

Polk State Kids at College has been a favorite of Polk County families for over 25 years. Children ages 5 – 12 choose from a wide variety of classes in topics including 3D Printing, Trivia, Rocketry, Ninja Warriors, and Engineering!

    • Students are able to take classes ALL DAY – Monday through Friday!
    • The 2022 schedule is available here. The 2023 schedule will be posted in April.
    • Find class descriptions for some of our exciting classes here! 
    • Classes range from $65-75 per class and a class is 2 hours per day for 5 days (see CLASSES for each class price)
    • Students who plan to be with us during the lunch period will bring a lunch from home and enjoy lunch with friends!

Session 1 – June 19-23 
Session 2 – June 26-30

Winter Haven
Session 3 – July 10-14
Session 4 – July 17-21 

Daily Class Schedule:
8:15 a.m.–10:15 a.m.
10:25 a.m.–12:25 p.m.
Lunch 12:25 p.m.-1:00 p.m. (Lunches need to be brought from home)
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
3:10 p.m.–5:10 p.m.

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