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Middle & High School

Big kids can dig deeper into the wonders of animals and nature.

Participate in activities and learning adventures designed especially for tweens and teens in grades 6-12. No experience required—just bring your willingness to roll up your sleeves and a desire to have tons of fun!


Age 13

Join us for an in-depth look at what zookeepers do on a daily basis by spending one week of your summer with us.

Zookeeper Apprentice Program

Ages 14-17

This is the first level in a four-part program for teens at Sedgwick County Zoo.

Conservation Academy

Ages 13-17

Join us for an exciting hands-on look at conservation! In Conservation Academy, students will have the opportunity to assist with multiple Citizen Science projects and learn the basics of environmental interpretation.




Zoo News

Our monthly e-newsletter holds a fun assortment of announcements, discounts, and news so you can stay up to date with Sedgwick County Zoo.

What to Know

We’re excited to see you at the Zoo today! Here are some things to remember during your visit.

Animals Sightings

As always, some animals may not be visible due to weather or other factors. After 4:00 PM, you may see fewer animals during your visit.

Zoo Rules

Please read and follow all Zoo Rules and Policies to respect our guests and animals.