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STEM College for Kids

The Quarrybrook Building, surrounded by a well kept lawn, a hiking trail on the left leading out to the thick forest behind and to the left and right of it. The building has solar panels nearly covering the roof facing the sun, and large windoes on hte two floors of the building.

Quarrybrook Outdoor Learning Center, the new location for college for kids, offers students access to 245 acres of natural space, including hiking trails, vernal pools, and historical artifacts.

NECC’s STEM College for Kids is is a summer program geared towards students in grades 3 – 8 offering week long “courses” featuring Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) while also including the Arts.

The program is located at NECC’s new affiliate location, Quarrybrook Outdoor Learning Center, located at 39 Roulston Road, Windham, NH 03087. This new location offers students access to 245 acres of natural space, including hiking trails, vernal pools, and historical artifacts. College for Kids courses will utilize a mix of indoor and outdoor space to provide students with hands-on, nature based learning in each of the summer’s courses!


Registration is now open for Summer 2017! You may now register and pay for College for Kids courses online. To use the online registration system, both new and returning students will need to create a login and select a password. (See instructions below.)

New Students

If you have never attended College for Kids before, you will need to create a login using your child’s Social Security Number and select a password.

Returning Students

For your convenience, an email has been sent to all parents containing your child’s NECC student ID numbers. To register a student who has attended College for Kids before, please create a login using your child’s NECC student ID from the email sent to you and select a password.

Once you have logged in, you will then be able to browse and select your desired courses, register and pay – all online! Click on “Browse by Subject” and choose “Children’s Program’s/Camps” from the subject list on the left hand side of the screen. Click on the “add” button to add the class to your child’s registration. Once you have chosen the desired courses, click on “View and Continue Registration”. Here you can see your child’s schedule in a weekly calendar view to ensure accuracy.

If you have questions, or are unable to use the online registration form, please email us at college4kids@necc.mass.edu for assistance.


  • $100 per course
  • $25 per week for transportation (will depart from the NECC Riverwalk campus at 8:15 am)
  • $25 per week for early drop off (8 – 9 am)
  • $25 per week for late pick up (4 – 5 pm)

A full refund (including fees, if any) will be issued by check if a course is dropped 6 or more days before the scheduled course start date. A full refund is also given if NECC cancels the course for any reason.

Summer 2017 Session Dates

Session 1: July 17th – July 21st

Session 2: July 24th – July 28th

Session 3: July 31st – August 4th

Session 4: August 7th – August 11th


For questions or more information, contact the College for Kids staff at 978-556-3332 or e-mail College4Kids@necc.mass.edu