Tuesday, December 11, 2012
The KKC International Baccalaureate Modeled Program is visiting nursing homes in Tampa.
Students at Kid's Community College-Southeast Elementary Charter School in Riverview are helping to make the season brighter for senior citizens this holiday season. The kindergarten through second-grade students in the International Baccalaureate Modeled program has partnered with Feed Our Children Ministries to present a holiday program to nursing home residents. The children performed Christmas songs and passed out gifts provided by Feed Our Children Ministries to residents at The Inn at University Village in Tampa Dec. 8. And this Saturday, Dec. 15 at 3 p.m., Kid's Community College Southeast first- and second-graders will perform and pass out gifts at Lakeshore Villas, 16001 Lakeshore Villas Dr., Tampa. The KCC SE campus opened as an …
Saturday, December 8, 2012
The Cougars Care Club donated nonperishable food to the Brandon Emergency Care Help Organization.
Kid's Community College Southeast Elementary Charter School in Riverview is helping to meet the needs of the community's hungry. The International Baccalaureate program's Cougar Care Club has been collecting donations of nonperishable food for the Emergency Care Help Organization in Brandon, which provides food and clothing to needy residents. The Cougar Care Club is an after-school organization that focuses on community service. It meets each Thursday at 3:15 p.m. Community service is one of the elements of the International Baccalaureate program. Interested parents met with the school's director of charter operations, Jake Morrow, at the beginning of the year to discuss their hopes and plans for KCC SE. From that group arose the Campus…
Friday, November 9, 2012
Kid's Community College doubles last year's proceeds.
Runners, walkers and residents simply out for a good time headed to Kid's Community College Riverview South Campus Oct. 27 for the fifth annual Cougar Classic 5K Race and fall festival. The event included a 5k run and 1-mile family fun walk in addition to a festival with an 70-foot monster inflatable obstacle course, arts and crafts, a fall planting station where kids planted their own seeds, a pumpkin-carving contest, a raffle, a corn hole-throwing contest, a cake walk, music, face painting and kids' tattoos, vendor booths and classic kids' games like a sack race and ring toss. Race proceeds, which go to school programs, was double last year's proceeds.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Kid's Community College will celebrate the completion of its new charter school in Riverview Aug. 1 at 10 a.m.
The new Riverview campus of Kid's Community College Charter School will get a jump on the new school year today when its hosts a ribbon-cutting and flag-raising ceremony. Led by the Riverview High School Marching Band and Jr. ROTC Color Guard, Kid’s Community College Charter School students and supporters will parade to the new campus at 10030 Mathog Rd., Riverview, from the parking lot of Lowe's Home Improvement Center, 10425 Gibsonton Dr., starting at 10 a.m. Once there, the Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce will assist in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10:30 a.m. The community is invited to join in the walk to celebrate the opening of the new 49,000-square-foot Riverview campus in which both the elementary campus (previously located …