ABOUT KID ZONE
Kidzone is a school aged childcare program offered to families with students attending Kindergarten thru 8th grade at St. Stephen the Martyr School. Care is offered before school, after school, full and part days when school is not in session, and possibly over vacation breaks. Kidzone also offers approximately ten weeks of Summer Camp to St Stephen the Martyr Kidzone Members.
Full Time AM/PM Care
This care is for families who need to drop their children off before school in the morning and have the children stay after school in the afternoons five days per week.
Part Time AM/PM Care
PT Care is for families who need less than five days of care before and after school for their children. The days needed are the same days each week. ( ie. M-T-Th or M-W-F ). There is a three day minimum per child per week.
Varied Time AM/PM Care
Families who have extremely flexible schedules would use this care. Your children would attend less than five days per week but the days would vary from week to week or month to month. There is a three day minimum per child per week.
AM only….care is only needed before school. Available Full Time, Part Time, or Varied.
PM only….care is only needed after school. Available Full Time, Part Time, or Varied.
Kidzone summer camp runs for 10 weeks. It starts the Tuesday after Memorial Day and runs thru the first Friday in August. The children must have completed Kindergarten to attend. Camp offers Full Time, Part Time, & Varied Enrollment. All campers attend VBS @ SSM.
REGISTRATION & FEES
Kidzone fall registration begins in February. Packets for Fall Enrollment go out to current Kidzone Members during the second month of the year for the following School Year. New families or families on the waiting list are contacted in late spring as spots become available.
Before & After School fees are a flat rate: $3 / child a.m. + $9 /child p.m. or $12 / child a.m. & p.m. There is a three day minimum requirement for a.m. and p.m
Summer Camp Registration
Summer camp registration begins in March. Current Kidzone Members receive a request for enrollment. A Registration Packet is then sent to those families requesting summer enrollment. There is a limit for summer enrollment. It is first come first served. Kidzone adheres to all deadlines.
Fees for summer camp are computed daily at the flat rate of $24 /day /child for Full Time, Part Time and Varied Campers. Additional fees will be charged for activities & outings. There is a three day minimum requirement.
Full and Half Days Sign-ups
Sign-ups for full and half days during the school year are for enrolled Kidzone Members & will be done via a form sent to parents via e-mail. Parents will be notified of the upcoming days and the deadline for the sign-up. Enrollment may be limited. Kidzone must have at least 30 students before considering availability.
The flat rate fee of $24 /child is charged for full day sign-ups. $12/child for half day sign-ups. Activities & field trips are extra.
Christmas and Easter Break
Kidzone availability over these breaks depends on enrollment numbers. KZ must have at least 30 students signed up in order to be open.
FORMS & INFORMATION
- Registration Procedure
- Request for Enrollment
- Notice of Program Withdrawl or Change of Service Hours
- Homework Request Form
- Homework Policy
- Parent Handbook
- Summer Handbook
Our office is in the South Portable next to the play ground. Please use the north ramp and door to this portable.
Office Hours: 12:00pm to 2:30pm Monday thru Friday.
Program Hours: 3:00pm to 6pm Monday thru Friday.
Office phone: 402-896-4316 (messages)
Cell phone: 402-881-9107 M to F from 2:30—6:15pm (EMERGENCY Contact Only)