School-Aged Programs

The Youth Services Division believes that each child is unique and special! Every child is celebrated and provided tools for success in a safe and supportive environment.

Throughout the year, Youth Services offers a variety of programs for school-aged children and teens:

  • Before and After-School Programs: Sun 'N Fun and Club STAR
  • Spring Break Camp 
  • Summer Day Camps
  • Kids' Night Out
  • All STAR Fun Zone
  • Family Events
  • Teen Events
  • Early Bird Registration

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TEACHER WORK DAY

Teacher Work Day Camp “Polar Palooza” at Hawthorne Elementary School

Come on over for a day of polar escapades! Teacher Work Day Camp delivers snow-themed activities, with a day of indoor and outdoor activities, discovery and fun. School age children will enjoy the day full of hands-on activities, including: ice-fishing, marshmallow igloos, snow shoe relays and cooperative skiing, and a showing of the movie, “Happy Feet.” Package day price includes all activities and two snacks. Pre-registration required; limited space available. PLEASE NOTE: CAMP IS GEARED TOWARDS GRADES K-4.

Jan 12 | 8:00 am- 5:00 pm | $50 before Jan 6. | $60 during Jan 7–Jan 9

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Registration
Early bird reg dates have passed - Waitlist Available - updated 11/28/17

Please note, the process has changed to accommodate the families we serve. Priority is given to families in the following order: 1) returning families (currently enrolled), 2) incoming Kindergarten families, 3) new families (not currently enrolled, not incoming Kinder), 4) all families from the previous list who miss their registration period. For all families who are currently enrolled in Club STAR or Sun ‘N Fun, you will be able to register for care for the 2017-18 school year at YOUR PROGRAM SITE during designated hours.

2017-18 Handbook

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Club STAR

Students Taking Active Responsibility

  • Date: -
  • Location: Local Elementary School Sites
  • AgesGrades 4-6
  • Cost$4/hr; $60 registration fee
  • DaysMon-Fri
  • Register Nowhttps://apm.activecommunities.com/sloparksandrec

Positive, engaging youth development is at the core of Club STAR. Four pillars guide Club STAR: Support, Taking responsibility, Academics and Recreation. Club STAR accommodates children at the following local elementary schools: Bishop’s Peak, C.L. Smith, Hawthorne, Pacheco, and Sinsheimer Elementary. Program fees DO NOT include care during minimum days/conference week.  *If minimum enrollment is not met for each program time, program will be cancelled and refund given.  Sun ‘N Fun is closed on all legal and school holidays.  Open registration begins August 1 and is on-going thereafter. In order to attend Club STAR on the first day of school, your child must be registered by August 17, 2016. 

GRADES       DAYS           DATES                 TIMES  
4-6                 Mon-Fri        Aug 22-June 8      2:50pm - 6:00 pm (2:40pm – 6:00pm at Hawthorne)            

(will combine with Sun ‘N Fun at 5:00pm)

Cost:   $60/one-time, per child registration fee
Drop-In:  $4/per hour
     A minimum of 10 hours deposit required for each child.
Monthly: $160/month – After-School October – April monthly payments
                $280/month – After-School Aug/Sep and May/June payments
** Monthly fees for Club STAR do NOT include care during Minimum Day Care. Must register and pay for separately.


 

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Sun 'N Fun and Club STAR

Before- and After-School Programs

Sun ‘N Fun (a state-licensed drop-in program) for TK-6th graders and Club STAR (Students Taking Active Responsibility) for 3rd-6th graders are located on-campus at six elementary schools within the City: Bishop's Peak, C.L. Smith, Hawthorne, Pacheco, Sinsheimer, and Teach Elementary Schools. Daily curriculum includes a variety of developmentally appropriate indoor and outdoor activities and experiences, homework assistance, nutritional mid-morning and afternoon snacks, and group times. Enrollment is on a first-come/first-serve basis and is limited by state licensing capacity mandates.

Registering for Sun 'N Fun and/or Club STAR 
Click here for the Registration Packet in English and Spanish.

  • Original signatures are required; electronic or scanned signatures will NOT be accepted.
  • Families are responsible for printing their own forms
  • The Family Information Card is ONLY available at the Parks and Recreation Department. Families are required to complete the card at time of registration.
  • All Registration Packet Forms MUST be complete. 

It's Tax Season!

To assist you in listing your deductions for childcare hours, the City Tax I.D. Number is 95-6000-781.

Please Note: ActiveNet Online Registration Services will incur processing fees as follows:
6.5% + $1.00 for receipts between $0 and $150
3.5% + $5.50 for receipts between $150 and $500
2.5% + $10.50 for receipts greater than $500
Minimum $1.00 online transaction fee 

Effective July 1, 2017 Active Net Online Processing Fees are increasing as follows:
6.825% + $1.00 for receipts between $0 and $150
3.675% + $5.50 for receipts between $150 and $500
2.625% + $10.50 for receipts greater than $500
Minimum $1.00 online transaction fee