Community Education

Welcome to Vicksburg Community Education! 

Please browse for information regarding extracurricular activities, before and after school care for elementary students, Bulldog Beginnings Preschool, and facility use and rentals.  If you have any questions, please call our office at 269-321-1022 and we will be happy to assist you!  

Continuing Education and Recreation Classes

Whether you are looking to improve your athletic skills, try something new and exciting, or just hang with friends, Vicksburg Community Education has something for you! We offer a wide variety of activities including art, dance and tumbling, and sports camps.  Take a few minutes to view the current program offerings.  You can register online, in person, or via phone.         

         

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Kids Klub

Kids Klub before and after school care is available for BK-5th grade students at each elementary building.  Yearly registration is required in order to attend.  Kids Klub operates on school days from 6:30-9 am and 3:30-6 pm.  For more information, call 321-1022.

Fall 2019-20:  Schedules and payments for the first week of school must be submitted to the Community Education office no later than August 19th.  For after hours, please use the drop box located on the south end of the administration building at the top of the stairs.

Dance and Tumbling Program

Classes are held during the school year only.  Students (age 3 through 18) are encouraged to explore the art of dance and tumbling. We offer ballet, tap, jazz, Hawaiian, contemporary, tumbling, hip hop and more. Instruction emphasizes fun and fundamentals. Classes begin in late September and the year is split in to 4 sessions.  New students are welcome to join until the second session.  We finish the year with a recital in May, held at the Vicksburg High School Performing Arts Center.  Please click on the Program Offerings link to view class details and registration information or on the links below to download additional information.

New Class information coming soon!   See you in the fall!

 


Program Hand-outs (PDFs):

Vicksburg Bulldog Beginnings Preschool

Get your child on board for an exciting preschool experience! Vicksburg Community Schools is offering a unique program specifically designed for children who will be four years old before September 1st of this school year. Bulldog Beginnings preschool focuses on school readiness skills in a fun, play-based format. Bulldog Beginnings is entirely FREE to families who meet the qualifications. This includes transportation, meals, snacks, parent education programs, and field trips.

The Bulldog Beginnings preschool utilizes a joint application with all other Kalamazoo County preschool programs to help cut down on duplication and enable us to appropriately place children. You can pick up applications at each of our elementary buildings, the Vicksburg Public Library, or the Vicksburg Administration Building. We will be collecting applications for the next school year starting in March and will begin accepting students and notifying families AFTER JUNE 30th of their application status. Questions? Call us at (269) 321-1022.

BARBELL

Cardio Barbell Class @ VAB Gym

A workout for anyone looking to get lean, toned, and fit!  Using light to moderate weights with high repitition, BARBELL gives you a whole body workout.  You will be coached through moves and techniques choreographed to music during this 45 minute class.  No preregistration required.

Equipment needed- Barbell with 2.5-10 lbs plates or dumbbells

Class Schedule:

Mon/Wed/Thurs at 12:15 pm

Tues/Thurs at 6:00 am

Questions?  Contact Michelle @269-832-7926

 

Cardio Drumming

Cardio Drumming at Sunset Lake Elementary!

Classes will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:30-7:30 PM; Saturdays 8:30-9:30 AM

$10/month for unlimited classes-no preregistration required

Bring your own equipment

Busy Bodies Exercise Class

Busy Bodies is a combination of aerobics, body sculpting, and stretching.  Classes are held at Tobey Elementary on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:15-7:15 pm.  Classes are $6 each.