General Notice
  • Multitudes of opportunities, camps and clinics are available within the district and throughout the community and region. The District supports and encourages activities that promote development for our students. In lieu of paper distributions, all information is provided in this centralized location and accessible to patrons and students for participation at their discretion. The District bears no responsibility as to the accuracy of the information and inclusion does not constitute an endorsement of the activity.
  • Recent Posts

    Help Plan for Olathe’s Future posted on February 15th, 2018

    The Olathe City Council will soon lead efforts to update the Olathe Strategic Plan.  In preparation for the Strategic Plan process, please visit www.OlatheKS.org/PublicEngagement to share your thoughts and ideas.  The forum will be open until Monday, February 26. 

    Lake Olathe’s Future Nature Playground – Design Team Planning posted on February 15th, 2018

    Kids, bring your parents for a fun morning of interactive play as you help the design team plan the future Lake Olathe Nature Playground.  Saturday, March 8, 9 a.m.-noon at the Heritage Center, 1200 E. Kansas City Rd.  Hosted by the City of Olathe Parks and Recreation Department. 

    Special Needs Resource Fair posted on February 15th, 2018

    If you are a parent, teacher, or caregiver of an individual with special needs, or a self advocate, the Special Needs Resource Fair is for you. Over 80 vendors representing various disabilities, information on camps, equipment, therapies, services, interactive sensory demonstrations, entertainment and much more will be available Tuesday, February 27, 5-8:00 p.m. at the Hilltop Conference Center, 7700 W. 143rd St. Overland Park. The event is free and open to the public. 

    Camp Invention posted on February 13th, 2018

    Children entering grades K-6 can invent the future today as they explore technology, design futuristic dream homes and build robots.  June 4-7 at Olathe North High School. 

    ACEing Autism posted on February 8th, 2018

    ACEing Autism provides a tennis clinic designed specifically for children with Autism.  Each participant will have, at minimum, a one-on-one volunteer to help them throughout the session.  Tennis rackets are available if needed.  Please contact Katie Harris at aceingkansas@gmail.com for additional information.  Cost and registration information provided on flyer.  Location:  Kansas City Racquet Club, 6501 E. Frontage Rd. Merriam KS. 

    Summer Kids Camps posted on February 5th, 2018

    Does your child want to improve their skills while having fun playing baseball, basketball, cheer, football, soccer, softball, volleyball, and/or strength and conditioning?  Learn from one of the top competitive universities with the Kansas City metro area right here in Olathe!  Bring a friend to MidAmerica Nazarene University’s sport specific camps during spring break, summer, and/or winter break to learn from collegiate coaches.  More information about the dates, times, costs, and ages at www.mnusports.com/camps or call 913-971-2178. 

     

    Spring Break Soccer Camp posted on January 31st, 2018

    Kids need something to do?  How about a week of soccer at MidAmerica Nazarene University?  Dates are March 12-15for students ages 5-14 (8:30 a.m.-noon).  The camp is staffed by MNU’s soccer coaches and players. 

    ONW Engineering Academy posted on January 30th, 2018

    The Engineering Academy and First Robotics Team at Olathe Northwest present summer camps for elementary and middle school students:  Discovering Robotics (Elementary) June 11-14 and Exploring Engineering (Middle School)  June 4-7.  Morning and afternoon sessions are available both weeks.    Registration deadline is May 15.

    Summer Art Camp 2018 – Northwest Ravens posted on January 29th, 2018

    Students (gr. 2-8) are invited to the 6th annual Summer Art Camp this summer, June 11-14 at Olathe Northwest.  Campers will experience a variety of art processes including painting, photography, ceramics and more. 

    Polar Bear Pajama Party – Kansas City Zoo posted on January 18th, 2018

    Come join an overnight adventure at the Kansas City Zoo Saturday, February 24, 7 p.m.-8 a.m.  Your overnight adventure includes themed activities, educational encounter with animal ambassadors, evening snack, night hike and continental breakfast.  Cost:  $33/person