Frequently Asked Questions


PROGRAM HOURS We have full day and half day programs that vary in times.
  • Full day programs run Monday-Thursday from 8:30am-4:30pm and 9am-4pm.
  • Half day programs run Monday-Thursday from 8:30am-12pm and 1pm-4pm.

If you choose two half day programs to make a full day, your child can stay on campus for lunch in between the two sessions. Please note: the MCC Theatre programs are Monday-Friday.

PROGRAM LOCATIONS Bedford Campus 591 Springs Road Bedford, MA 01730 and Lowell Campus 33 Kearney Square Lowell, MA 01852 

SIGN IN/SIGN OUT Youth must be escorted by parents or guardians to be signed in and out daily. Parents, please be sure to list all authorized pick up persons with your online registration.

All sign in and sign out for Bedford programs will take place at the Campus Center, Building #8, 591 Springs Rd., Bedford, MA and in Lowell at the Carol Cowan Building, 33 Kearney Square, Lowell, MA.

We do not offer extended day care options. If you are going to be late in picking up your child you will need to call the College for Kids Director, Lauren Ellis, 781-280-3669 or email. A late fee will be assessed at a rate of $10 for every 5 minutes after the program end time. This charge will be added automatically to your campdocs account.

ENROLLMENT All enrollment is done online via Registration is on a first come first serve basis. Pre-registration is required for all programs. Flexible registration-1 week or 6 weeks, you choose how many weeks you need. Your child will be considered registered upon completion of profile, and payment for each program selected.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION Immunization records are to be submitted prior to the start of all programs and by the required specified date. For all programs that take place in July immunization records must be uploaded to your campdocs account no later than June 15, 2019. For all programs that take place in August immunization records must be uploaded to your campdocs account no later than June 29, 2019.

SAFETY AND DISCIPLINE Please review the Parent Information with your child prior to first day of the program. Youth will be notified of the safety rules and expectations of being on a college campus on the first day of the program during the Morning Meeting. Youth will be reminded to make safe choices and will be responsible for the decisions they make. Please do not send your sick child to the program. Discipline problems will be handled in the following manner:
  1. Individual behavior problems will be handled by all program instructors and co-instructors.
  2. If problem persists, the child will be referred to the College for Kids Director or Assistant to the Director and parents will be notified.
  3. If problem continues to exist, the child will be dismissed from the program and not permitted to return. Refunds will not be granted if the child is dismissed from the program. Dismissal from the program may occur at the discretion of the College for Kids Director. HOW TO REACH US 781-280-3669  or 781-280-3663 
Last Modified: 12/6/19