5001 Florida 540, Winter Haven, Florida 33880
110 East Polk Avenue, Lake Wales, Florida 33853
2226 Karen Street, Lake Wales, Florida 33898
198-244 Avenue R Northeast, Winter Haven, Florida 33881
115 South Oak Avenue, Fort Meade, Florida 33841
4441 Academy Drive, Mulberry, Florida 33860
145 East Edgewood Drive, Lakeland, Florida 33803
118 3rd Street, Frostproof, Florida 33843
1530 South Floral Avenue, Bartow, Florida 33830
$25 per session (4 week sessions)
This successful summer program prepares rising and repeating kindergartners for academic success. Through hands-on, experiential learning centers, students experience learning that is FUN! With art, music and movement, cooking, and reading readiness centers, Camp READY! builds pre-reading skills while also providing a safety net to allow children more time to continue motor, social and cognitive development. On average, LRC’s Camp READY! students demonstrate growth of seven months from pre- to post-assessment.
Program Goals: To build pre-reading and kindergarten readiness skills through experiential learning centers which include art, music and movement, cooking, and reading readiness
Who: Students entering or repeating Kindergarten
When: Four weeks during the summer months; Dates vary by site. (See below)
Where: Bartow, Frostproof, Ft. Meade, Haines City, Lake Wales (two sites), Lakeland (north & south), Mulberry, Winter Haven (two sites)
What: Awareness: 47 sounds; Vocabulary: Receptive and Expressive; Participation: Cooperative Learning Groups; Reinforcement: Following Directions
How: Highly-qualified teachers will lead the exciting parade of themed rich language-laden lessons with movement and music, color and art, taste and cooking, providing learning opportunities for parent involvement at camp and at home.
* Frostproof: June 6-29, Mon.-Thurs., 8AM-12PM
Frostproof Elementary, 118 3rd Street
* Ft. Meade: June 6-29, Mon.-Thurs. 8AM-12PM
Lewis Elementary, 115 S. Oak Street
* Lake Wales: June 6-30, Mon.-Fri. 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Mary Norma Campbell Center, 2226 Karen St.
* Lake Wales: June 6-29, Mon.-Thurs. 8 AM-12 PM
Polk Avenue Elementary, 110 E Polk Avenue
* Bartow: June 12-July 6, Mon.-Thurs. 8AM-12PM
Floral Avenue Elementary, 1530 S. Floral Avenue
* Haines City: June 12-July 6, Mon.-Thurs. 8AM-12PM
Eastside Elementary, 1820 E Johnson Ave
* Mulberry: June 12-July 7, 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
RCMA Campus, 4441 Academy Drive
* North Lakeland: July 5-28, Mon.-Fri. 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Family Fundamentals, 1021 Lakeland Hills Blvd.
* South Lakeland: July 5-28, Mon.-Fri. 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
St. David’s Episcopal Church, 145 E. Edgewood Drive
* Winter Haven: July 5-28, Mon.-Fri. 9 AM-12 PM
All Saints Academy, 5001 FL-540
* Winter Haven: July 5-28, Mon.-Fri. 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
PEP Center, 203 Ave. R NE
Please note, there will be no camp on Tuesday, July 4.