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SchoolzOut Fall Program 

Tucson Parks and Recreation will be offering SchoolzOut Fall Break Camps at multiple sites throughout Tucson for children ages 5-11, or In-Betweener's Club for ages 12-14. The program at the William M. Clements Center will run from Sept. 27-Oct. 15, during the Vail School District's fall break. All other camps will be from Oct. 11-15. Camp hours are 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Activities include games, sports, social interaction, dance, art projects, and nutrition-based learning activities. Registration begins Monday, Sept. 27, for all sites except Clements, which is open now. Masks are required.

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KIDCO Summer Program 

Tucson Parks and Recreation's Summer KIDCO 2021 is at 16 locations in Centers and Tucson Unified and Amphitheater school districts. Programming is available Monday-Friday from 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. (excluding City holidays). The Discount Program is available to city residents who qualify. Any discounts must be applied prior to registration.

KIDCO Afterschool Program 

Tucson Parks and Recreation's KIDCO Afterschool is resuming for all locations in the Tucson Unified, Amphitheater and Sunnyside school districts. Programming is available from the time of dismissal until 6 p.m. on all in-person learning days (excluding City holidays). Registration begins online July 17, at 6 a.m. for residents and 11 a.m. for non-residents on In person and phone-in registration begins July 20 with Registration Services, Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. The Discount Program is available to city residents who qualify. Those who are interested can call that same number to schedule an appointment to apply. Any discounts must be applied prior to registration.

2021-2022 KIDCO Afterschool flyer

KIDCO Program for Ages 5-11

Afterschool KIDCO Operations Manual COVID-19 Supplement

Program provides:

  • A safe, comfortable place for children to be after school and during the summer.
  • An opportunity for kids to express themselves through various art forms, sports and special events.
  • A place to practice physical fitness, experience healthy alternatives and learn respect for the body.
  • An environment that helps encourage listening and caring and where positive values are reinforced.
  • An opportunity to develop varied interests, to practice recreational skills and to experience positive use of leisure time.
  • A time for friendships and socializing.

For more information about the KIDCO program, contact 791-5912.  For registration information, contact Registration Services at 791-4877.  KIDCO is eligible for the Discount Program and/or a KIDCO payment plan is available..

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