Special Needs School Break Camps

Special Needs School Breaks Camps

Winter Break Camp Spring Break Camp Registration Info Forms/Records Staff/Licensing
General Info Specialty Classes What to Bring Contact  Program

Winter Break Camp

Come join us at Buchanan Park Recreation Center for Special Needs Winter Break Camp. Camp will be full of crafts, trips, swimming and active games. Must have 5 participants to have program go for Winter Break Camp. The dates of camp are December 22 - 23, 26 - 30, January 2 - 6. Camps normally run from 9 AM - 4 PM except where noted. Exciting Adventures for youth 5-18 (Colorado State Day Camp Licensed) and adults 19 and up. Participants have the adventures of a lifetime. Register by December 11 for Winter Break Camp.
Date Activity DR NDR
12/22 Arts and crafts, make a meal, swim and gym $35 $44
12/23 The Christmas Carol (12 - 6 PM) $75 $90
12/26 Arts and crafts, gymnastics, swim $35 $44
12/27 Field Trip - Georgetown Train $50 $63
12/28 Movie at Rec Center, spa, make healthy snacks $35 $44
12/29 Field Trip - Tubing at Copper Mountain $50 $63
12/30 New Year’s celebration $35 $44
1/2 New Year's resolution day $35 $44
1/3 Field Trip - Museum of Nature and Science $50 $63
1/4 Arts and crafts, gymnastics, swim $35 $44
1/5 Field Trip - Big Fun Time $50 $63
1/6 Field Trip - Mall and movie $50 $63

Spring Break Camp

Come have fun! Must have 5 participants to have program go. The dates of camp are March 27 - 31. Must have 5 participants to have program go for Spring Break Camp. Camp runs from 9 AM - 4 PM except where noted. Exciting Adventures for youth 5-18 (Colorado State Day Camp Licensed) and adults 19 and up. Participants have the adventures of a lifetime. Register by March 15.
Date Activity DR NDR
3/27 Field Trip - Curling Center/Boy Scout Center $50 $63
3/28 Field Trip - Denver Art Museum $50 $63
3/29 Sports - Basketball, Pickleball, gymnastics, swim $35 $44
3/30 Field Trip - Scooby Doo Mystery Trip $50 $63
3/31 Arts and crafts, ping pong, board games, playground $35 $44

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Registration Information

You must have an interview and turn in all forms before any activity with the district. To be officially registered for camp, you must complete and turn in the full registration packet. For Special Needs School Breaks Camp this includes: Youth Camp Application, Immunization Record, and Supplemental Health Statement. Rates are per child, per day. Once your packet has been received and approved you will be able to schedule your child’s days online. We offer full day camp for individuals with special needs, ages 5 and up. Our emphasis is on socialization activities: crafts, gymnasium activities, outdoor adventures and swimming. On swim days please bring a towel and swimsuit. Participants can be enrolled any number of days. Detailed schedules for camps are available at Buchanan and Wulf Recreation Centers and are available to download from our website.
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Forms/Records

All forms must be turned in one month in advance so the nurse can write a heath care plan for each participant. A pre-registration interview with coordinator is required for new participants - no exceptions. Each child enrolled in the Special Needs School Breaks Camp must have on file the following information:

1. Payment Form showing the days of attendance
2. Emergency & Permission Forms
3. Health Record, including immunization records
Download day camp forms from the pdf forms below. New forms must be completed for all children each May, including those currently enrolled in the Before and After Program!

Forms PDF
Youth Camp Application PDF_icon
Childcare Medication Authorization Forms PDF_icon
Calendars (Schedules Subject to Change)  PDF
Winter Break

   

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Staff/Licensing

Special needs counselor/child ratio depends on the needs of the child. Colorado State Day Camp Licensed. Safe environment supervised by experienced recreation professionals.
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General Information

Camp is offered Monday through Friday from 9 AM - 4 PM, please be prompt. We will no longer provide before and after care as there were not enough participants. The staff may be able to accommodate you with private pay. Please bring a lunch, snack and drink each day, as well as non-scuffing tennis shoes for use in the gym, and appropriate outdoor clothing. For specific activity information, see calendars and parent check list from the pdf forms above.

Medical paperwork is mandatory if your child requires medication. Children will be registered upon receipt of the required forms and fees (see above) unless notified.

No Refunds, Credits, or Transfers. Late pick up charge for Special Needs School Breaks Camp after 4 PM is $10 for 1-15 minutes late and another $10 for 15-30 minutes late. EPRD accepts these methods of payment: cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
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Specialty Classes

Special Needs Ski

Ski at Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC). Leave Wulf Rec at 7:30 AM and return at 4 PM. Will return in the winter 2017.

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What to Bring

Children need to bring a sack lunch, drink, snack, and a water bottle. Please wear sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat. Please bring appropriate warm clothing for winter/spring camp.
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Contact

Maren Schreiber Special Populations Coordinator 720-880-1219 mschreiber@eprd.co
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