summer learning loss accounts for 2/3 of the achievement gap in the united states.

Summer Learning

Kids on Course has two academic summer programs for students who are at risk of losing academic skills and becoming further disengaged in learning over the summer. Kids on Course University is for elementary students and Scholar Camp is for middle school students.

Kids on Course University


our programs:

Kids on Course University 

758 students

from 21 elementary schools in the Cedar Rapids Community School District attended the 2017 Kids on Course University.


Scholar Camp

Rising 6th, 7th and 8th graders attended Scholar Camp, a free five-week summer program intended to boost preparedness for the upcoming school year and build positive adult and peer relationships.