• Camp Connections  
    Camp Connections
     
    is a Decatur Public Schools #61 and Decatur Park District collaboration designed to connect exploratory learning and recreation with community partners and resources.
     
     
    Our Mission

    To support academic growth and achievement in a non-traditional, hands-on learning environment. Camp Connections provides an alternative to summer school that allows kids the opportunity to advance their educational level by learning critcal math and science skills through fun interactive elssons, use of technology, and social interaction and teamwork. Camp creates a great opportunity for kids to exercise their minds and bodies in a fun, safe environment. 
     
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    Our Partners

    Decatur Park District
    Children's Museum of Illinois
    Decatur Area Arts Council
    Macon County Conservation District
    Richland Community College
    University of Illinois Extension / 4-H
    Girl Scouts of Illinois
    Decatur Foundation
    Education Coalition of Macon County
    YMCA
    Pepsi
    Kroger's
    Lowe's

     

     

    Camp Coordinator:  Jewel Grady               
               email                 (217) 362.3520                                                        

                                                   
                                 

    Current K-5 Grade DPS Students

    Location: Hope Academy
    Dates: June 4 - June 29, 2018
    Time: (Mon.- Fri.) 7:30am - 2:30pm

    **Transportation IS Provided**

    Application: WWW.DPS61.org/Camp18