Columbus GA Department of Parks and Recreation

 

 
 

INFORMATION

BEFORE & AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM

Registration for before and after school camps is now open!

OUR MISSION
Parks and Recreation invites parents to choose our after school program for quality, affordable and convenient after school care. Parks and Recreation is available to all children in Pre-K through Fifth grade. The children can study and play with schoolmates in a child-centered environment.

During our program, students:

OUR STAFF
All of our Site Supervisors and Activity Leaders are certified in first aid and CPR. Our staff members work as a team to provide quality care, setting behavior expectations, actively supervising children and building relationships with students and families. Our staff is also required to attend trainings in child development skills.

ASPYN
The army provides fee assistance to the families based on total family income, with discounts generally given to multiple children. Active Army, Active Guard, Reserve soldiers, and Army Civilians are eligible if they are a single parent or their spouse is working or attending school.

COST AND PAYMENTS
Payments are based on the total household family income. We verify this amount through the most recent 1040 tax form. For a detailed spreadhsheet of our rates, please click on the FEES, DISCOUNTS & ASSISTANCE section or call (706) 225-4510.

HOURS OF OPERATION BEFORE SCHOOL AFTER SCHOOL
Monday - Friday 6:30 AM - 7:30 AM 2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Early Release Days 6:30 AM - 7:30 AM 12:30 PM - 6:00 PM

OUR SITES
Arnold Middle (Before school only) Forrest Road Midland Middle School (Before school only)
Aaron Cohn Middle School Gentian North Columbus
Blanchard Georgetown Reese Road (After school only)
Clubview Hannan Rigdon Road (After school only)
Dawson Johnson South Columbus
Dimon (After school only) Key (After school only) St. Mary's
Double Churches Elementary Lonnie Jackson Veterans Middle School (Before school only)
Downtown (After school only) Mathews Waddell (After school only)
Eagle Ridge Midland Academy (After school only) Wesley Heights (After school only)