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Kids In College '22

For over 40 years, Ohio University Chillicothe has offered an opportunity for highly motivated students to reinforce the knowledge and instruction they received in school.

Kids in College is a summer enrichment program for students who are interested in the sciences, arts, languages, and history. This hands-on programming is staffed by a variety of enthusiastic, imaginative instructors, business owners, and college faculty.

The cost for each class is $35. Some classes require additional material fees. Please check the class description for additional fee requirements.

Participants may purchase a Kids in College shirt for $10.

2022 Course Dates & Session Times

Week #1 | June 13 through June 17, 2022

  • AM Session | 9:15 am to 11:15 am
  • PM Session | 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm

Week #2 | June 21 through June 24, 2022*

  • AM Session | 9:15 am to 11:45 am
  • PM Session | 12:30 pm noon to 3:00 pm

*Tuesday - Friday due to Juneteenth National Independence Day holiday being observed on Monday, June 20. 


Who may attend?

Students who are highly motivated to participate in summer learning in a relaxed, fun environment. Most classes are offered for students who have completed kindergarten through 8th grade. Class descriptions offer specific grade recommendations. Please note: this is not the grade they are going into, but the grade they just completed.

How are classes scheduled?

Students may take up to two classes per week. Each class runs one week, either in the morning or afternoon. A minimum of 8 students is needed to ensure each class is offered. It is recommended that students register early since class enrollment is limited this year.

What is the cost?

The cost for each class is $35. Some classes require additional material fees. Please check the class description for additional fee requirements. Please note there is an option to purchase a Kids in College shirt for $10. 

What about lunches and snacks?

Lunch and snacks are not provided.   


Due to the scaled back nature of the program, there is no parent orientation.

If you have any questions regarding the Kids in College program, please feel free to contact OHIO Chillicothe at 740.774.7239 or the RPESD offices at 740.702.3120.

If a course is canceled because of low enrollment, parents will be contacted via email or phone so an alternative class may be selected. Class enrollment information will be emailed after the registration deadline on June 2.

Please remember that students must be picked up & dropped off at their classroom location. Parents MUST sign students in and out!

Sponsored, Coordinated by:

Ohio University Chillicothe and Ross-Pike Education Service District

All classes are housed at Ohio University Chillicothe and local businesses. The locations are listed in the class information.

For more information, contact:

Ann Holmes
Administrative Associate
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Bennett Hall Dean's Office
T: 740.774.7239