The Capital Kids
Program Director - Sheri-Lynn Wynn
1111 E. Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43205
What is the Capital Kids Program?
Capital Kids is an after-school enrichment program for children in grades K–5. Our trained staff take a comprehensive approach, leveraging state-of-the-art technology, field trips and high performance standards to bolster your child’s academic achievement. The program is currently offered at four community centers in high-risk neighborhoods, as identified by Columbus City Schools.
In addition to after-school activities, the program offers a 1-week spring camp and an 8-week summer camp.
includes homework help, integrating with school learning plans and participating in school parent/teacher conferences
includes a free hot meal and/or snack at the program site
includes activities such as cooking, gardening, art, fitness, and Girl and Boy Scouts
includes anger management, substance abuse and violence prevention, anti-bullying and peer mediation
Recreation and Socialization
includes activities such as ball games, board games and outdoor play
Includes family activities, referrals to resources and ongoing communication; parents are encouraged to volunteer with the program
We are proud to offer low-cost programs to fit any budget. Our main after-school program is $75 per academic school year. Our 8-week summer camp is $100 and our 1-week spring camp is $55.
Financial assistance is also available to qualified applicants through our PLAY Scholarship Fund.
Capital Kids Sites
Feddersen Community Center
3911 Dresden St.
Columbus, OH 43224
Beatty Community Center
247 N. Ohio Ave.
Columbus, OH 43203
Sullivant Gardens Community Center
755 Renick St.
Columbus, OH 43223
Marion Franklin Community Center
2801 Lockbourne Rd.
Columbus, OH 43207
Capital Kids Program Director, Sheri-Lynn Wynn, accepts a citation from Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and a resolution from City Councilmember Elizabeth Brown in celebration of LIGHT’S ON, a national advocacy day for more funding for after school programming.