***Due to unforeseen circumstances KidVENTURE camp will now be held at CL SMITH*** (updated 6/16/17)

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:

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MAKE A DIFFERENCE | BE A ROLE MODEL

June 19 - Aug 4
Ready to Influence?
Counselors in Training are matched with a professional camp counselor mentor to receive hands-on experience working with youth. A two week minimum commitment is required with a five week maximum. 
Ages: 14-16 years
Fee: $35, FREE for returning CITs
2017 CIT Registration Form

Early Bird Registration
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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.

Early Bird Registration: KINDER/NEW FAMILIES
Early Bird Registration: RETURNING FAMILIES
2017-18 Handbook

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Summer Camps

***Due to unforeseen circumstances camp will now be held at CL SMITH*** (updated 6/16/17)

KidVENTURE’s Ultimate Day Camp
Join the adventure as this summer we Walk on the Wild Side. Ultimate Day Camp (UDC) provides a traditional camp environment for Campers 6-12 years old (age 5 years if they have completed Transitional Kindergarten and age 13 only if they have not completed 7th grade). Campers are separated by the grades they are entering for most the day, but end the day together. Trekkers (entering grade 1), Venturers (entering grades 2-3), Explorers (entering grades 4-7). Room divisions subject to change, based on enrollment. Camp is closed on Tuesday, July 4. New this year: Camp starts at 8:00 am

Summer Day Camps - 2017 Family Guidebook 

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Sun ‘N Fun

  • Date: -
  • AgesGrades TK-6
  • CostVaries
  • DaysMon-Fri
  • Register Nowhttps://apm.activecommunities.com/sloparksandrec

Sun ‘N Fun offers children a safe place to play, while providing opportunities for children to learn new skills and foster relationships with caring adults. Professional and highly trained staff members provide engaging curriculum, quality care and an active daily schedule. Each program must meet minimum enrollment. Sun ‘N Fun accommodates children at the following local elementary schools: Bishop’s Peak, C.L. Smith, Hawthorne, Pacheco, and Sinsheimer Elementary Schools. Sun ‘N Fun will not be offered at the Teach School site. Sun ‘N Fun is closed on all legal and school holidays. Families may choose to register for monthly OR hourly options – may not register for both. Once registered for one option, families may only switch with Supervisor’s permission – 1 time per school year.

Program fees include care during minimum days/conference week.
*If minimum enrollment is not met for each program time, program will be cancelled and refund given.

Open registration begins August 3 and is on-going thereafter.

 PROGRAM   GRADES   REGISTRATION   DAYS   DATES   TIMES 
 Morning  K-6  Ongoing  M-F  Aug 24-June 9  7-8:30am
 Transitional Kinder   TK  Ongoing  M-F  Aug 24-June 9   TK Release - 2:50pm
 Kinder  K  Ongoing  M-F  Aug 24-June 9  Kinder Release - 2:50pm
 After-School   K-6  Ongoing  M-F  Aug 24-June 9  2:50-6pm

              

COST     $60/one-time, per child registration fee

Drop-In:  $4/hour

A minimum of 10 hours deposit required for each program/child.

Monthly:  $105/month – Morning

                $190/month – After-School October – April monthly payments

                $275/month – After-School Aug/Sep and May/June payments

                $170/Month –Transitional Kinder Program (Bishop’s Peak and C.L Smith only)

                Kinder Program fees vary by site, per month.

                *All fees subject to change

 

Bishop’s Peak Kinder– Fees Vary by Month

August/September: $270
October: $220
November: $140
December: $140
January: $80
February: $90
March: $115
April: $95
May/June: $150

 

C.L. Smith Kinder– Fees Vary by Month

August/September: $220
October: $105
November: $95
December: $65
January: $80
February: $90
March: $75
April: $35
May/June: $80

 

Hawthorne Kinder – Fees Vary by Month

August/September: $200
October: $105
November: $85
December: $65
January: $80
February: $90
March: $60
April: $95
May/June: $150

 

Pacheco Kinder – Fees Vary by Month

August/September: $240
October: $100
November: $80
December: $60
January: $70
February: $80
March: $100
April: $80
May/June: $140

Sinsheimer Kinder– Fees Vary by Month

August/September: $215
October: $130
November: $110
December: $85
January: $105
February: $110
March: $135
April: $120
May/June: $170 

 

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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 4th-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