Youth

Are you the next Picasso?

Find out by participating in the Celebrate the Arts! Youth Art Competition.  Parkland College Community Education and Giertz Gallery are once again hosting a virtual competition for kids, ages 7-18. Please visit here for competition information. Students have a chance to win full summer 2022 scholarships for either a College for Kids camp or a Summer Discovery camp!

College For Kids (CFK) Summer Enrichment Camp, Ages 6–13

Make College for Kids a part of your family fun each summer! Community Education offers your family a variety of exciting summer classes as part of College for Kids, a two-week enrichment camp for kids ages 6–13. Watch your child grow as they create, code, explore, and imagine in our small, dynamic classes.

Our classes offer kids the opportunity to:

  • Experience innovative learning with hands-on, STEAM-based, interactive activities.
  • Make new friends in a collaborative learning environment taught by professional educators.
  • Try new experiences while exploring fun topics.

 Scholarships are available for qualifying individuals.

 

Special-Interest Classes for Year-Round Learning, Ages 6–17

Take advantage of the many youth programs and help your child discover their passions. Our special-interest classes encourage creativity and problem solving while inspiring students to learn more about technology, coding, art, science, robotics, archery, culinary, and math. We're here to help students find their passions and become lifelong learners. Classes are taught by professional educators and experts in particular fields. Scholarships are available for qualifying individuals.

  

Summer Discovery Camps, Ages 10–18

Summer Discovery Camps at Parkland College will spark teens' curiosity, ignite their passions, and introduce them to potential careers. All of this adds to an unforgettable summer. Taught by professional educators and experts in a variety of fields, our camps inspire and challenge students who love to tinker, explore, and develop their talents. Scholarships are available for qualifying individuals.