Finding Your Groove

Finding Your Groove

With the school year off to a fast start, students across the nation are getting back into the groove of the school year, some faster than others. For roughly 700 elementary students in Cedar Rapids this past summer, the groove was found about 10 weeks ago. These...
Kids on Course University 2017

Kids on Course University 2017

Luke Reynolds, Harrison Site Coordinator As the weather gets warmer I am reminded that summer is on the way and with it, Kids on Course University.  KCU marks the beginning of arguably my favorite part of the Kids on Course calendar and I’ve narrowed down why this is...

Kids on Course University 2015 Results!

Our signature summer program proves it works in giving kids a much needed boost in between school years By Beth Malicki, Kids on Course Program Leader For too many kids, summer means a time to slip further behind. Three months that drains away two months of schooling,...

Podcast with Beth Malicki, Program Leader

The Zach Johnson Foundation Classic is a two-part event: a fundraiser gala and auction for sponsors and participants and a Pro-Am charity golf tournament. Last year’s golf tournament drew a crowd of 2,500 at Elmcrest Country Club and brought many big names,...

KoC: A History In Brief

‘“So how did this program get its start, and when are you expanding to _____________?” I get that question fairly regularly and thought I should put the response down on (electronic) paper in case there was a broader audience with that query. A Brief History:...

Kids on Course University

Summer is a time when people, especially students, want to get out and have fun.  For students with Kids on Course, they not only get to have fun, but learn as well!  Last year, students gained academic skills from our four week summer day camp, so we are eager to see...