After School Care and Early Childhood VPK Program
2014 Camp BSAC Summer Camp & Water Safety Open House
Saturday, April 19, 2014
9:00a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Meet Your Camp Coordinators!
New this Year: The Amazing Race, Knights and Princesses, Middle School Dance Party
Summer Camp Registration, Water Safety Information and Swim Lesson Sign Ups
Fee Family swim from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
RETURN YOUR COMPLETED PACKET IN PERSON THIS DAY ONLY
IN ORDER TO WAIVE THE REGISTRATION FEE.
Act NOW to avoid the Waiting List!
PACKET AVAILABLE HERE SOON
Welcome to The Early Childhood Center/VPK at BSAC!
Our program is developmentally appropriate and addresses
all aspects of your child's cognitive, socio emotional, and
physical development. Our program includes the Scholastic
Curriculum, gymnastics, swimming, tennis, arts and
crafts, field trip experience, and much, much more!
The Academy of Early Learning at BSAC offers a variety of schedules to accommodate your needs:
1) 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. Early Drop Off
2) 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. VPK - No Charge
3) 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. Lunch and Longer
4) 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. All Stars Program
5) Full Day
6) Full Day (7:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.) for 3-Year Old's
7) 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Preschool for 3-Year Old's
Please contact Kim Dearth today for a tour and more information!
DID YOU KNOW:
* Approximately 24 million school aged children require care while their parents are at work.
* There are almost 15 million latchkey children in the U.S.
* 63 percent of children in Florida have working parents
* Juvenile crime (vandalism, under age drinking, drug use, illicit sexual behavior) is most likely to occur between
the hours of 3:00 and 6:00 p.m.
WHEN LEFT UNSUPERVISED, STUDIES INDICATE CHILDREN:
* Have higher absentee rates at school
* Have lower academic test scores
* Exhibit higher levels of fear, stress, nightmares, loneliness, and boredom
* Are 1.7 times more likely to use alcohol
* Are 1.6 times more likely to smoke cigarettes
CHILDREN WHO PARTICIPATE IN QUALITY SCHOOL AGE CARE PROGRAMS:
* Are more cooperative with adults
* Are more likely to resolve conflicts by talking instead of hitting and fighting
* Improve their academic performance
* Avoid being retained a grade
SOURCE: 1998 NATIONAL SCHOOL AGE CARE ALLIANCE PUBLIC POLICY POSITION PAPER