Knox College for Kids is an enrichment program for gifted, high achieving, and talented students from Galesburg and the surrounding communities who will be entering grades 1 through 9.
Knox College for Kids is administered by the Knox College Educational Studies Department. Classes are taught by Knox College faculty or master teachers from local schools, with Knox College students serving as teaching assistants through the REACH Fellows Program. All classes have a well-defined focus, quality teaching, and will motivate students to strive for peak performance.
Schedule: Three one-hour-long classes, held weekdays June 17-28, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. See the Full Schedule.
Curriculum: Last year, more than 40 courses, in the areas of Fine Arts, Humanities/Social Science, Languages, or Science/Mathematics were offered. See the Courses Descriptions.
Tuition: $115 for the regular program and junior program. Limited scholarship funds are available based upon financial need; see the application form for additional information.
Application: Submit your application to Knox College4Kids, Box K-4, 2 E. South St., Galesburg, IL, 61401 no later than May 17. Download the College 4 Kids Application (PDF).
Competing against student newspapers from all over the country, The Knox Student captures fourth place in the News Story category and honorable mention in the Editorial/Opinion category.
The Knox College chapter of Habitat for Humanity sponsors a contest in which team of students competed to build the tallest structure, using only marshmallows and toothpicks.
Harambee, the student African cultural club at Knox College, presents events for campus and community to celebrate African Week 2013.