PVCC Workforce Services Division Announces Online KidsCollege With New Academies for 2020

Charlottesville, Va. – May 27, 2020 – The Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC) Workforce Services Division announces KidsCollege@PVCC, which will be online for 2020, offering more classes for more age groups, and lower fees. The KidsCollege summer program runs from June 1–August 28, 2020, with STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) and arts project-based academies.

Now offering classes for age groups from pre-K to rising ninth graders, KidsCollege has been providing a summer education platform for young learners for over a decade. The 2020 online program lineup includes new parent-child classes and new programs in career exploration, Star Wars engineering and fashion design, to name a few. Over 200 classes will be offered online this summer.

"In this time of online learning, we are thrilled that KidsCollege@PVCC is able to offer new classes, for more age groups, at a cost-effective rate,” stated Dean of Workforce Services Valerie Palamountain. The academies will be delivered online to continue access to summer learning and fun, and ensure participant safety.

To learn more about KidsCollege@PVCC visit www.pvcc.edu/kidscollege or contact the KidsCollege team at 434-961-5354 or kidscollege@pvcc.edu

About Piedmont Virginia Community College
Established in 1972, Piedmont Virginia Community College is a nonresidential two-year institution of higher education that serves Central Virginia – principally, residents of the City of Charlottesville and the counties of Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson. PVCC is one of 23 community colleges in Virginia that comprise the Virginia Community College System. PVCC is committed to providing access to a college education for all who can benefit, an opportunity for each student to reach her/his potential, and excellence in all programs and services. Visit
www.pvcc.edu.

MEDIA CONTACT: 
Susian Brooks
Director, Marketing and Media Relations
434.961.6574 | sbrooks@pvcc.edu

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