CAMP FIRE BEFORE & AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS


Camp Fire Heart of Iowa takes after-school programming to a higher level, while the standard tutoring and homework help is provided. Camp Fire’s enrichment activities go above and beyond. Our staff is trained in the Thrive methodology helping each child learn to thrive by allowing them to explore their personal interests, make healthy choices, develop social skills and have fun. The programs offer an environment where youth can learn through active exploration and interaction of program staff trained to observe and engage youth to support, extend and clarify learning.



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CAMP FIRE BEFORE & AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM DETAILS


  • Tiger Hawk Before & After School Program – Colfax (Grades K-6)
  • Sparks After School Program – Des Moines (Grades 6-8)
  • Trojan Before & After School Program – Pleasantville (Grades K-6)
  • Mustang Trailblazers Before & After School Program – Prairie City (Grades K-6)

Colfax- Mingo Elementary School
SCHOOL DISMISSAL to 6:00 PM

COST
$15.00 Registration Fee

(Grades K-6)
Monday – Friday

ACTIVITIES
3:15pm-3:40pm Pick-Ups
3:40pm-3:50pm Homework/ Snack Time
3:50pm-4:30pm Small Group/Structured Activity
4:30pm-5:30pm Outside Play
5:30pm-6:00pm Activity Learning Zones/Crafts

What Camp Fire Before and After School Programs Offer:
Safe environment
Dedicated homework assistance
Low staff to youth ratios
Outdoor nature studies
Dedicated outdoor free-play
Quality youth development programming
Art projects
Snacks and more!


Merrill Middle School
SCHOOL DISMISSAL to 6:00 PM

COST
$59.00/week
$25.00 Registration Fee

(Grades 6 – 8)
Monday – Friday

ACTIVITIES
2:30pm-3:15pm Homework Time
3:30pm-3:45pm Snack Time
3:45pm-4:30pm Small Group/Structured Activity
4:30pm-5:30pm Outside Play
5:30pm-6:00pm Activity Learning Zones/Crafts

*Early out days are field trip days to local area parks/ return to school around 4:30 p.m.

Program Description: Camp Fire Sparks After School focuses on Academic success and Service Learning. We believe that youth want to change the world. Camp Fire provides the opportunity for them to find their true passions!


Pleasantville Elementary School
SCHOOL DISMISSAL to 6:00 PM

COST

$15.00 Registration Fee

(Grades K-6)
Monday – Friday

ACTIVITIES
3:15pm-3:40pm Pick-Ups
3:40pm-3:50pm Homework/ Snack Time
3:50pm-4:30pm Small Group/Structured Activity
4:30pm-5:30pm Outside Play
5:30pm-6:00pm Activity Learning Zones/Crafts

What Camp Fire Before and After School Programs Offer:
Safe environment
Dedicated homework assistance
Low staff to youth ratios
Outdoor nature studies
Dedicated outdoor free-play
Quality youth development programming
Art projects
Snacks and more!


Prairie City Elementary School
SCHOOL DISMISSAL to 6:00 PM

COST
$15.00 Registration Fee

(Grades K-6)
Monday – Friday

ACTIVITIES
3:15pm-3:40pm Pick-Ups
3:40pm-3:50pm Homework/ Snack Time
3:50pm-4:30pm Small Group/Structured Activity
4:30pm-5:30pm Outside Play
5:30pm-6:00pm Activity Learning Zones/Crafts

What Camp Fire Before and After School Programs Offer: 
Iowa DHS Licensed
Safe environment
Dedicated homework assistance
Low staff to youth ratios
Outdoor nature studies
Dedicated outdoor free-play
Quality youth development programming
Art projects
Snacks and more!




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