Kid's Connect - School Year
The School Age Program is open during the hours of 6:15 AM - 6:00 PM. The program is located at Hesston Elementary School at 300 E. Amos. Care is provided for children who are currently enrolled in a USD program - 4th grade.
Kid's Connect provides a safe and secure environment for the children before and after school, a Kindergarten Supplement during 1/2 day Kindergarten, and during in-service days for Hesston USD 460. The staff at Kid's Connect aim to provide engaging activities for the children while they are in care. Every afternoon, weather permitting, the children spend time outside to play. The children are encouraged to solve problems and work out differences together, with the assistance of staff when needed. As a group, the children work on character building projects.
A Day at Kid's Connect
In the mornings at Kid's Connect children are served breakfast and staff provide different options for activities. The children go directly to their classrooms from the program. In the afternoons children come from their classrooms to the program. Snack is provided for the children. During all day care for in-services or Kindergarten Supplement; Breakfast, Lunch, and Snack are all provided. No outside food is allowed to be brought in. Children are offered different activities daily and given outside time to play, weather permitting.