Orange County Government, Florida

After School Summer Programs

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The Rec Squad

The REC SQUAD is a PAID afterschool recreation program for elementary and middle school age students. The program is Monday-Friday taking place August 22, 2011- June 7, 2012. Time is Afterschool-6:00pm. The weekly cost for the program is $30 regular fee, $20 reduced lunch fee, $15 free lunch fee & $7.50 food stamps. A letter showing which program the child is in is required in order to qualify for the lower fees. The program will consist of sports, games, arts-n-crafts, guest speakers, some small field trips and much more!! There will be something exciting going on each day. Space is limited per park and transportation will be provided only to the schools listed for each site. Click here for a list of locations and registration information.

The Rec Zone

The REC ZONE is a FREE afterschool recreation program for elementary and middle school age students. This program is conducted at parks with pavilions. Please note there are no indoor facilities at these parks. The program is Monday-Friday taking place August 22, 2011-June 7, 2012. Time is Afterschool-6:00pm. Cost for the program is FREE!!! The program will consist of sports, games, arts-n-crafts, guest speakers and much more!! There will be something exciting going on each day. Space is limited per park. Students will walk from the designated schools with the assistance of OCPR Staff. Please call the parks listed below for further information.

REC ZONE AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM LOCATIONS

West:

  • Dr. Phillips Park (407) 254-9045 Sand Lake Elem.
  • Tildenville Park (407) 836-6211 Tildenville Elem.

Registration: Returning Program Participant Registration: July 31, 2011-August 7, 2011 Open Registration: August 8, 2011 until full

Send Your
Kid to Camp

Our summer day camps are for children kindergarten to 5th grade. Learn more and sign up today at Camp Scooter.

After School Zone - The Zone

There are lots of fun, FREE, educational and recreational activities to get involved in after school at any of the 28 middle school locations throughout Orange County. The Zone provides prevention and intervention programs through offering positive alternatives to middle school youth after the school bell rings. The Zone offers a variety of activities to include tutoring, drama, the arts, music, gaming, cooking, career exploration, community service opportunities and much more. During the regular school year the program is free of charge. Sign your child up today at an After School Zone location near you. Click here for a list of locations to find one closest to you and Get in the Zone!

Middle School Summer Fun

Your child deserves a great summer! Our After School Zone summer component, known as the Summer Zone, is held June through July and delivers plenty of fun and learning over the summer break. With limited space, be sure to sign up today. There is a nominal fee to cover registration and field trips during the summer; however, scholarships are available for those who qualify. Click here to contact a Zone location near you today and Get in the Zone!!

Other Youth Activities and Programs

There are many other youth activities and programs offered at various Neighborhood Center for Families locations throughout Orange County. Click here for your nearest Neighborhood Center for Families location to ask about these programs!

Contact Us

Citizens Commission for Children Administration Office
2100 East Michigan Street
Orlando, Florida 32806

Phone: (407) 836-7610