Jump Start Kinder CampThe purpose of Jump Start Kinder Camp is to have each child enjoy experiences that foster creative and positive learning.The camp is designed for children who have had limited preschool experience, and/or need additional support to get ready for kindergarten.The camp will also give children an opportunity to enhance their social and school readiness skills. Children will gain prerequisite skills for reading and math taught in the later grades.Introduction of literature through hands on methods will enhance the child’s desire to learn. All are encouraged to apply, but placement priority is given to children who have had limited preschool experience, show risk factors that are known to have an impact on school readiness and/or need additional support to get ready for kindergarten.Scholarships and transportation is available for qualified participants.Registration can be done by completing the online application at www.ECFEfamily.com under – Jump Start Kinder Camp, OR complete the attached form OR contact the Community Education Office, 651-460-3208 or 651-460-3216. Parents will be notified when their child is placed into the program by May 8.Registrations will be accepted on a space available basis. Children must be 5 by Sept 1, 2017 and toilet trained.