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Monongalia County Energy Express

Energy ExpressEnergy Express is an award-winning, 8-week, summer reading and nutrition program for children living in West Virginia’s rural and low-income communities.

With Energy Express, more than 3,000 children statewide gain or maintain reading levels during summer months through creative, colorful and captivating uses of art, drama and vocabulary. Our program also provides children with two nutritious meals each day during the program, helping to ensure our youths are fed each day even after the school year comes to an end.

If you’re a parent looking to sign up your child for Energy Express, contact your local WVU Extension Service office. Energy Express is offered in various counties at select locations.

Download the Energy Express Child Enrollment Application

Get the 2018 Energy Express Results

2019 Dates – June 17-July 26, 2019

  • Mason-Dixon Elementary
  • Mylan Park Elementary
  • Skyview Elementary

Enroll Your Child in Energy Express

Applications for the Energy Express sites fill quickly, and selection is based on a variety of criteria. Early registration deadline is April 25, 2019. Completing this application does not guarantee enrollment- those selected will be notified around May 10, 2019.

IMPORTANT: Those applying must indicate which site (Skyview, Mylan Park, or Mason Dixon) they are interested in enrolling their child or children in on the application.

Monongalia County Energy Express Child Application Form 
Forms can also be requested by email at or by calling the office at 304-291-7201.

Completed applications may be emailed to Monongalia County Extension or mailed to WVU-Monongalia County Extension, 34 Commerce Dr Ste 106, Morgantown, WV 26501.

Want to donate to help Energy Express?

Each child attending Energy Express in the summer costs approximately $250. Although Energy Express is supported in part by grant funds, the program must rely heavily on community contributions and donated program resources. If you would like to support Energy Express through monetary donation or donation of time, please contact the Monongalia County Extension Office at 304-291-7201.

Monetary donations are tax deductible and support the following areas:

  • Art and writing supplies – $15 per child
  • Six take-home books each – $22 per child
  • Meals and transportation for children

For more information about Energy Express in Monongalia County please contact the Monongalia County Extension Service at 304-291-7201 or email Monongalia County Extension.