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Michigan State University

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East Lansing, MI 48824

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The Gifted and Talented Office of Ingham Intermediate School District and Michigan State University are pleased to announce the 33rd year of Kids’ College for talented students. This collaborative venture improves and expands educational offerings for students who have outstanding abilities and/or potential talent in the content areas of science, technology, engineering and math. The content focus for 2019 is “Forces."

Eligibility Criteria
To be eligible for participation, a student:

  • Must currently be in grade 4 or grade 5
  • Must attend school in Ingham, Clinton, Eaton or Shiawassee counties with preference being given to students from Ingham County
  • Should have an interest in science
  • Must have demonstrated high potential for development in the sciences
  • Must have parental permission to participate

Faculty
The faculty for Kids’ College consists of experienced classroom teachers who have completed study in graduate level courses in gifted education and science education.

Schedule
Kids’ College will operate from Monday, July 8 through Friday, July 19, 2019 from 8:30 am to 11:30 am each weekday in Berkey Hall on the campus of Michigan State University.

Tuition
The tuition for Kids’ College is $290.00 per student.
Full scholarships and transportation assistance are available for students enrolled in Lansing School District. Partial scholarships are available to students not enrolled in Lansing School District with proof of income. If you are interested in more information regarding scholarships please visit Kids' College 2019 Scholarship Eligibility.

Transportation
Transportation must be provided by the parents/family to and from the program. Parents must have students at MSU by 8:30 AM each day of the program. It is important that parents arrive between 11:30 and 11:45 am to pick up students. The program coordinator and instructors will be available at Berkey Hall from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm each day. Specific instructions about where to drop off and pick up students will be given at the Orientation Meeting.

Orientation
An Orientation session will be held at East Lansing High School on the first day of camp. All parents (including those with approved transportation assistance) must plan to attend. Here additional information will be shared including camp expectations as well as pick up and drop off instructions. The orientation will last approximately 30-45 minutes. Your student will then be taken by bus from the high school to Berkey Hall. Plan to pick your child up at Berkey Hall between 11:30 and 11:45 am.

Additional Information
Upon completion of registration, you will receive an email confirmation with additional instructions. For questions, please contact Lonnie Thomas at lthomas@inghamisd.org. All required documentation must be submitted no later than June 28, 2019.

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