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RecPlex Summer Day Camp Enrollment

Day Camp

The RecPlex Summer Day Camp program offers the following: full day care, half day care (mornings or afternoons), and half day specialty camps. You may enroll your child for the entire week or specific days. The fee includes afternoon snack. Upon enrollment, the parent/guardian must fill out information and medical forms. The medical paperwork is used to inform your child' s counselor of any medical needs. Information covered on this form will include allergies and any medications that your child may be taking. The information form specifies who should be contacted in case of an emergency and lists individuals who are authorized to pick up your child. These documents will only be seen by staff members, the program director, and medical personnel in emergency situations. All information is kept confidential. Children are grouped together by the grade level they will be entering in Fall 2021.
Day Camp
Daily and Weekly Activities 

  • Swimming
  • Scheduled Beach Days
  • Scheduled Ice skating
  • Arts and crafts  
  • Gym games  
  • Field trips (weekly)

 For Summer Camp Information email rpsummercamp@plprairie.com

2021 Summer Camp Registration- Open with limited spacing
    **See group pages for registration packets

Click Here for 2021 Summer Camp Parent Manual (coming soon)

Hours of Care

Full Day: 6:30am - 6:00pm
Half Day: 6:30am - 12:00pm or 12:30pm - 6:00pm

Summer Camp 2021 Fees

Registration Fee (annual summer camp registration fee) 

February 1st-March 26th: $35 registration fee 
March 27th- April 9th: $60 registration fee 
April 10th-May 30th- $70 registration fee 
May 31st and after- $80 registration fee 

Staff and Ratios 

The key ingredient to a fun and positive summer camp experience is our professionally trained and enthusiastic staff. We take pride that we have several returning staff members each year, some even previous campers themselves. Our staff undergoes training including (but not limited to) CPR/ First Aid, Child Abuse and Neglect, Emergency Procedures, Behavioral Management, Discipline Policy, Beach, Pool and Ice Skating Safety, Field Trip Procedures and Parent Communication. 

A majority of our staff are college aged students who are passionate about making a positive impact in the lives of every camper who is in our summer camp. We look for individuals who have had previous experience working with children and who are also focusing on a concentration in college that pertains to children, childcare or recreation. 

The RecPlex Summer Day Camp has the following ratios: 
Ages 4-6 years old: 1 to 6 ratio 
Ages 7-9 years old: 1 to 8 ratio 
Ages 10-13 years old: 1 to 10 ratio 

In addition to a Youth Manager, who oversees the camp, there is a Youth Supervisor and up to 8 Lead Counselors who manage and oversee the day to day operations of the RecPlex Summer Camp.

Summer Camp 2021 Fees 

Trailblazers (K4-1st graders) and Tykes (2nd and 3rd graders) 
Full Day 1/2 Day 

Members: Members:  
1-2 days: $95 1-2 days: $60 
3 days: $142 3 days: $88
4-5 days: $184  4-5 days: $116
Non-members: Non-members: 
1-2 days: 116 1-2 days: $76
3 days: $174  3 days: $114
4-5 days: $226 4-5 days: $147

Juniors (4th and 5th graders) and Seniors (6th-8th graders) 
Full Day 1/2 Day 

Members:  Members:  
1-2 days: $93 1-2 days: $58 
3 days: $140    3 days: $87
4-5 days: $180  4-5 days: $114
Non-members: Non-members: 
1-2 days: 114 1-2 days: $74
3 days: $170  3 days: $111
4-5 days: $222 4-5 days: $145

Weekly Field Trips 

Our summer day camp will be taking weekly field trips. All field trips are an additional fee. Students are not required to attend field trips and can choose to not participate. Any child present on the field trip day, but not enrolled and paid for will not be allowed to go on the field trip. If you choose to have your child participate in a field trip, please pay close attention to field trip information. If your child is attending a field trip they must be enrolled in full day care. Field Trip are prepaid. No refunds will be given for missed field trips.

**for full list of each groups field trips visit your child's summer group tab 

Theme Weeks 

Session Dates Monday Theme Days Weekly Theme
Week 1: June 7th-11th Crazy Hair Day ALOHA Summer 
Week 2: June 14th-18th
Twin Day We Are Family
Week 3: June 21st-25th Pajama Day Symphony of Five Senses
Week 4: June 28th-July 2nd Anything Christmas Celebrate the Good Times
Week 5: July 5th-9th Mismatch Day No Name Theme Week
Week 6: July 12th-16th Camouflage Day Under the Stars
Week 7: July 19th-23rd Princess & Superhero Disney Week
Week 8: July 26th-30th Hat Day Splashapalooza
Week 9: August 2nd-6th Team Jersey Day Fun & Fitness

Week 10: August 9th-13th

Nerd Day Game Show Mania
Week 11: August 16th-20th Tie Dye Day Color Wars
Week 12: August 23rd-27th Crazy Sock Day Good Bye to Summer
Week 13: August 30th and 31st Pajama Day Anything Goes