Registration is Underway for JWCC’s JDub Academy Classes for Children

JWCC main campus building
April 18, 2023

Registration is Underway for JWCC’s JDub Academy Classes for Children


Registration is now open for John Wood Community College’s JDub Academy, which offers classes for students during June and July. JDub Academy provides hands-on learning for grades K-12 in agriculture, art, baking, computers, cooking, dance, healthcare, science, sewing and more!

Area youth may choose from a wide variety of classes during three different sessions of JDub Academy in Quincy offered Monday through Friday: June 12-16, June 19-23, and June 26-30. Each week will have an 8 a.m. to 9:50 a.m. session and a 10 a.m. to 11:50 a.m. session. Children may choose to attend one or both sessions. Ag-Ventures & the Great Outdoors, Babysitting Basics, Be A Princess Ballerina, Cheer Camp, Clay Play, Gotta Catch ‘Em All, Horsing Around!, Let’s Play with Food, Stories for Every Season, and Theatrical Makeup are just a few of the new classes offered this year.

Please see our website for scholarship guidelines, schedules, course descriptions and registration details at

Scholarships for JDub Academy are made possible through generous community support to the JWCC Foundation. They are distributed using federal poverty guidelines. Please see our website for details at

JWCC has provided learning opportunities for area youth for over 25 years. This unique program offers children hands-on academic and enrichment workshops on a college campus.  All courses are designed to teach new and meaningful skills, excite students about learning and discover ways to explore future careers.

The cost per class varies. For more information, call 217.641.4941.

John Wood Community College is the educational link between business and community. JWCC collaboratively creates innovative and relevant academic and training programs with business leaders to educate young people and the workforce for today's needs and tomorrow's opportunities. JWCC has centers in Quincy, Pittsfield, Baylis and Mt. Sterling, Illinois. Programs include a comprehensive baccalaureate transfer curriculum, customized business training, career/technical degrees, certificates, and personal enrichment courses.