Youth activities and classes

Anoka-Hennepin Community Education provides fun activities and learning opportunities for children, right in your own backyard. The Community Schools program is dedicated to student success by providing quality programs year-round in safe, accessible environments to enhance the positive growth of youth.
Programs are available for children ages three to 14 years of age, including:
  • Arts and crafts
  • Athletics, sports and recreation
  • Aquatics, swimming lessons and open swim
  • Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)
  • Language and performing arts
  • Field trips
Each elementary and middle school in the Anoka-Hennepin School District has a Community Schools office which coordinates a wide variety of courses, clubs, camps and clinics to enhance your child's academic and social experiences while away from school. Families are welcome to enroll in enrichment opportunities offered at their child's school or at any school, districtwide. Activities are offered after-school, in the evening and on the weekend.
Archived e-updates


Sign up to receive e-news updates about upcoming enrichment classes, activities, recreational athletics and special events at your child's school:
Community Schools
Jefferson Elementary School
11331 Jefferson St. NE
Blaine, MN 55434
Nikki Hassel
Phone: 763-506-2912
Office hours:
Monday Noon to 6 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
Angie Jurmu
Phone: 763-506-4812
Secretary office hours:
Monday - Thursday
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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