Out Of School Care

Join our Out of School Care Program for a nurturing, fun, and educational experience! We focus on holistic development in a caring, faith-based environment. Offering before and after school care with financial support options, our waitlist is now open. Enrich your child's growth with us!

Program Overview

Summer Camp 2024 Details:

Fees include all activities, supplies, two daily snacks, field trips and transportation (to out trips).

Week 1 – Aloha Adventures (July 2-5)

Get ready to embark on a tropical journey filled with warmth and vibrancy where they'll experience a blend of excitement, relaxation, and exploration. We will be going to the Vancouver Aquarium, watching  “Despicable Me 4” at the movie theatre, and spending an afternoon at Beaconsfield Park. From creating paper leis to fish in a bag slime, every day will be filled with new discoveries and unforgettable adventures!

Fees - $369
Updated rate with CCFRI funding included:
Kindergarten: $325.20
Grade 1 – Age 12: $346

Week 2 – Tropical Christmas (July 8-12)

Get ready for a unique twist on traditional Christmas festivities as we blend the joy of the season with the laid-back vibes of a tropical paradise. This week, we will be going to 365 Fundays in Richmond, Spanish Banks Beach, and Granville Island Splash Park! Throughout the week, they'll enjoy a variety of holiday-themed activities, including tropical snow globes, creating sandcastle nativities and even a visit from Santa with his Hawaiian shirt and flip flops!

Fees - $388
Updated rate with CCFRI funding included:
Kindergarten: $333.25
Grade 1 – Age 12: $359.25

Week 3 – Lego Land (July 15-19)

Our LEGO Land summer camp theme is perfect for young builders and dreamers who love to construct, create, and explore. We will be going to Play Land, bowling, and Confederation Park splash park. They will also have the opportunity to participate in LEGO challenges, games, and activities designed to spark their creativity and problem-solving skills.

Fees - $388
Updated rate with CCFRI funding included:
Kindergarten: $333.25
Grade 1 - Age 12: $359.25

Week 4 – Wonderlab (July 22-26)

Our Wonder Lab summer camp theme is perfect for young scientists, inventors, and explorers who love to ask questions, make discoveries, and unleash their imagination. We will be going to Science World, Clinton Park and playing Lazer Tag!

Fees - $388
Updated rate with CCFRI funding included:
Kindergarten: $333.25
Grade 1 - Age 12: $359.25

Week 5 – World Explorers (July 29- August 2)

Embark on a global journey filled with cultural activities, international snacks, and learning about different countries and traditions. We will be going to FlyOver Canada, take the SeaBus to Lonsdale Quay, and have ice cream at Rocky Point Park.  

Fees - $388
Updated rate with CCFRI funding included:
Kindergarten: $333.25
Grade 1 - Age 12: $359.25

Week 6 – Pokémon Battles (August 6-9) - FULL

Step into the exciting world of Pokémon! Get ready to embark on a journey to become the ultimate Pokémon trainer as you and your fellow campers train, battle, and explore the captivating world of Pokémon. This week we will be going to the Extreme Air Park, Adventure Zone at Grandville Island, and water games at Beaconsfield Park!

Fees - $369
Updated rate with CCFRI funding included:
Kindergarten: $325.20
Grade 1 - Age 12: $346

Week 7 – Campfire Camp (August 12-16)

Calling all young adventurers! This week is packed with exciting outdoor activities, from nature walks and scavenger hunts to outdoor games and crafts inspired by the beauty of the wilderness. We will be painting ceramic pieces at U paint I fire, playing at Terra Nova Adventure Park, ride the Burnaby Central Train Ride and visit the Burnaby Public Library!

Fees - $388
Updated rate with CCFRI funding included:
Kindergarten: $333.25
Grade 1 - Age 12: $359.25

But that's not all! In addition to our themed weeks, we have an exciting lineup of activities planned to add even more excitement to your child's summer experience. From visits to local parks and adventure parks to fun-filled days at Science World or Aquarium, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Please note that any of our outings are subject to change.


NOTE: Our facility is closed from August 19-30, reopening for our regular Out of School Care Program on Tuesday September 3, 2024.

FOR MORE INFO regarding the Government of BC Child Care Fund Reduction Initiative, click here.

Registration form

We provide a safe and caring environment that meets the needs of children by providing fun, age-appropriate activities. We are a faith-based program that exists to support development in 5 key areas: Physical, Intellectual, Emotional, Social and Spiritual. We encourage children to develop their own talents and abilities, while also providing them with new opportunities to grow. We strive to foster authentic relationships among peers and staff to create a trusting environment where every child is respected and valued.

BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE
Our Out of School Care Program offers licensed before and after school care for Laura Secord Elementary. Our rate is $420 per month for full-time care. MCF subsidy is accepted.

Hours of operation are Monday to Friday, 7:30-9:00am and 3:00-6:00pm.

We are currently at maximum capacity, but our wait list is open! Please click the button below to complete our online wait list form.

Waitlist Form

The Child Care Funding Reduction Initiative (CCFRI)  funding is available for families and we accept Affordable Child Care Benefit (ACCB) funding. For more information about ACCB funding, please visit here: Affordable Child Care Benefit - Province of British Columbia (gov.bc.ca)

For more information please contact our Program Director at nataliet@cityreach.org

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