Kids & Company: Summer Program


MDE'S summer guidance has confirmed that summer programming will be in place for schools.  Hopkins Public Schools Community Education is excitedly anticipating the return for summer programming for Kids & Company, Stepping Stones and Camp Royal.  All programming will follow state recommended guidelines regarding small class sizes, sanitation practices and physical distancing.  We will send all registrants a communication about these protocols soon.  



Kids & Company and Stepping Stones will begin Monday, June 15th (Please note the date change from Friday, June 12th) 

Program Time change: 7:00 am to 6:00 pm

Camp Royal begins Monday, June 8th

 Summer program runs

Monday, June 15 to Wednesday, August 19.
Hours: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Summer Programming is for children entering grades 1-8 next school year.

Grades 1-4 Contact Information

Alice Smith- Kari Joseph 952-988-4212

Gatewood- Jon Smart 952-988-5215 

Meadowbrook-  952-988-5062 D'Lisa Campbell or Joe Wilson

Tanglen- Michelle Chapin 952-988-4913

BLinK: Grade 5-6 (Building Leadership in Kids)
BLinK is being specially designed for youth entering grades 5-6. Join BLinK for challenge activities, open gym, rec room, service learning projects, swimming and great field trips — all designed with the tween in mind!

L.E.A.D.: Grades 7-8 (Leadership, Enrichment, Academics and Dreams)
L.E.A.D. is being specially designed for youth entering grades 7-8. L.E.A.D. encourages leadership, making a difference with service learning, positive social interaction, all kinds of activities youth enjoy, and most of all, fun! Field trips and daily events will be student-driven. Guaranteed FUN with challenge activities, open gym, service learning projects, swimming, and field trips. 

BLinK and L.E.A.D. Contact Information:

Kim Feist (BLinK) 952-988-5316

Jaime Grossman (LEAD) 952-988-5142

Register for L.E.A.D. HERE

  • Alice Smith Elementary, (Grades 1 - 4) 801 Minnetonka Mills Rd, Hopkins, MN 55343 
  • Gatewood Elementary, (Grades 1 - 4) 14900 Gatewood Dr, Minnetonka, MN 55345
  • Meadowbrook Elementary, (Grades 1 - 4) 5430 Glenwood Ave, Golden Valley, MN 55422
  • North Junior High, (BLinK Grade 5 - 6) 10700 Cedar Lake Road, Minnetonka, MN 55305
  • Hopkins High School, (LEAD Grades 7 - 8) 2400 Lindbergh Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305

Free Breakfast and Lunch Program will be offered at Alice Smith Elementary, Gatewood Elementary, West Junior High and Hopkins High School through the Hopkins Schools Student Nutrition Department through June 30th. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

2020 Summer Rates

  • 30 or more days is $39/day 
  • 20-29 days is $44/day
  • 10-19 days is $50/day