Favorite REGISTRATION – Taos C.R.E.A.T.E. Summer Camp

Summer2014ApplicationPackageTaos C.R.E.A.T.E. 2014 Summer Camp

(Culture, Recreation And Technology Experiences)

REGISTRATION and Payment Policy

The camp is open to students who completed Kindergarten through eighth grades this school year.

Taos Day School (TDS) students attend at no charge thanks to the TDS 21st Century Community Learning Center grant. Native American youth attend at no charge thanks to Taos Pueblo Health and Community Services sponsorship. Complete the application and mail, fax or bring it to the Taos Day School

The cost for non Natives is $80/ week.

The Taos C.R.E.A.T.E Summer Camp includes: lunch; snack; 2 hours of required participation in educational classes; 2 hours of required participation in recreational programming; and optional enrichment classes such as art, Travel Club, Kung fu and painting. Students go swimming on Thursdays, plus a field trip on Fridays IF THE STUDENT ATTENDED 3 OF THE 4 POSSIBLE ACADEMIC CLASSES THAT WEEK. It does not matter what the reason is for missing summer academic classes, students MUST attend 3 of the 4 classes each week in order to qualify to go swimming Thursday and on the Friday field trip. There are no on campus activities during the Thursday morning swimming and Friday field trip, so if your student did NOT qualify, they should not come until after 12:30 on Thursday and not at all on Friday. Academic classes are offered Monday-Wednesday 9:00-11:30 and Thursday 1:30-3:30.

We expect the 50 non Day School spaces to fill up every week of camp. You secure your child’s spot by completing the application and paying the fee for each week your child will attend.
Checks should be made payable to Working on Wellness and are necessary to secure your child’s spot at camp. If your child misses days or even the entire week, we are not obligated to give refunds.

We recommend you fax a copy of the completed application and check (payable to Working on Wellness) to 575-758-1566 attention: Colleen. Then you mail the application and check to Taos Day School, attention: Colleen, PO Box 1850, Taos, NM 87571. Or you can bring your completed application and check to Taos Day School office at 200 Rotten Tree Road, Taos Pueblo.

For more information call Taos Day School at 575-758-3652, Colleen Durocher at 575-770-1168 or Summer Camp at 575-758-1959.

We are looking forward to another fun summer and hope to see you at camp!

Favorite SCHEDULE – Taos C.R.E.A.T.E. Summer Camp at Taos Day School

Taos C.R.E.A.T.E. Summer Camp at Taos Day School
(Culture, Recreation, Education And Technology Experiences)

SUMMER CAMP
* Session I: June 9- June 27 (closed Friday, June 13 and Tuesday June 24 for Feast Day)
* Session II: July 7-24 (closed Friday, July 25 for Feast Days)
* End of Summer Family Barbeque Monday, July 28th everyone welcome!
* Cliff’s academic reward field trip Tuesday July, 29th 15 summer academic days required to attend

Summer Camp Phone number: 575- 758-1959

SCHEDULE:

Mondays-Wednesdays
8:30 Camp opens. Cereal provided. Early drop off at 7:30am upon request.
9:00-11:00 /11:30 Academics and Enrichment classes (Kinder -2nduntil 11:00 and 3rd-8th until 11:30). All youth signed in at this time are required to participate. Youth must attend 3 of the 4 days of academic classes to go swimming on Thursdays and on the weekly Fun Friday Field Trip. To attend the Cliff’s Amusement Park reward field trip on 7/29 students must attend 15 or more out of the 23 academic, Tiwa Language, or Music Ensemble classes offered at Summer Camp.
11:00/11:30- 12:30 Lunch provided, supervised playground, game room.
12:30-2:30 Recreation including: Martial arts, sports, and fun games including water gun battles . All youth signed in at this time are required to participate. Bring swimsuit, towel and gym shoes everyday.
2:30-3:00 Snack and game room.
3:00-5:00 Optional Enrichment including: Art, Travel Club, computer lab plus supervised playground and game room.
5:00 Camp closes. Late pick up until 5:30 available upon request.

Thursdays
8:30 Camp opens. Cereal provided. Early open time at 7:30 upon request.
10:00-12:00 Bus leaves and returns from swimming at the Taos Youth & Family Center.
12:00-1:30 Lunch provided, supervised playground and game room.
1:30-3:30 Academic or Enrichment Classes.
3:30-4:00 Snack and game room.
4:00-5:00 Optional Enrichment: painting and computer lab plus supervised playground and game room.
5:00 Camp closes. Late pick up until 5:30 available upon request.

Fridays
Reward field trips for students who attended academics 3 out of the 4 days each week.
Bus leaves at 9am and returns by 4:30pm. NO on campus activities on Friday – only the field trip.
Date Field Trip
June 20 To be announced.
June 27
July 11
July 18

End of Summer Field Trips
1. Monday, July 28th All students and families welcome, swimming in the morning, lunch & field day at Kit Carson Park begins at noon and ends at 4pm. Please pick up your kids at the park by 4pm, or the Summer Camp by 5pm.
2. Tuesday, July 29th Academic Reward Field Trip to Cliff’s Amusement Park. Bus leaves at 8am and returns 8:30pm. To attend youth MUST have attended the academic, Tiwa language or music classes 15 or more times out of the possible 23 classes. These classes meet Monday-Wednesday 9:00am-11:00/11:30am and Thursdays 1:30-3:30.