• 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. 

    Register online: Browse all youth activities and classes.

    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.

Opportunities available through Community Schools

  • Aquatics and swimming lessons

  • Preschool enrichment

  • Elementary school enrichment

  • Middle school enrichment

  • Middle school athletics

  • Non-school day activities

  • Get email updates about new programs

  • Anoka Children's Theatre

  • Community Schools directory


  • How to register

  • Payment

  • Cancellations and refunds

  • Waiting lists

  • Fee assistance and scholarships

  • Inclement weather

  • Accommodation requests

  • Contact

    Adams Community Schools, 8989 Sycamore St., Coon Rapids, MN 55433
    Programmer: Adam Rautio, adam.rautio@ahschools.us
    Phone: 763-506-1612
    Office hours: Varies by building schedule

    Secretary: Paula Blair, paula.blair@ahschools.us
    Phone: 763-506-5955
    Office hours: Monday - Thursday from 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.