Break Camps

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About Break Camps

Break Camps

Peoria AMPM Break Camps provide licensed child care during the PUSD holiday breaks, closed federal holidays. The dates and locations of the current break camps are listed below. Field trips held during break camp require written permission from the parent prior to departure and child must receive a trip wristband to go on the trips. PUSD buses are used (may be non-air conditioned), and water is available on each bus.

Break Camps feature STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) projects and may include some of the following: field trips, guest speaker or special entertainment at the site.

  • Available during school breaks, 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Children Kindergarten - 14 years old
  • Operated by the City of Peoria
  • Located at Various Peoria Unified School District (PUSD) Elementary Schools

Program Fees:

$27 per day for those currently enrolled in AMPM Program, includes breakfast (until 7:30 a.m.), morning and afternoon snack and scheduled field trip. Lunch not included. A nonperishable lunch and drink are required.

Additional $5 registration fee for children NOT currently enrolled in the AM/PM Program. All new participants must complete the Emergency, Information and Immunization Record Card (PDF) and attach a copy of your child’s Immunization record to the Registration form, per AZ DHS requirements. This can be turned into Neighborhood and Family Services (formally Community Services) located in the Development and Community Services Building-9875 N 85th Ave or Fax to 623-773-7180. Your child may not attend without those documents. 

A $10 registration fee will be assessed to registrations submitted after the Early Bird Deadline.

Please review our Personal Electronic Device Policy regarding the use of cell phones, tablets, and mobile devices. It is also available in the parent handbook (PDF).

Coming Up..... 

WINTER BREAK CAMP:  (Registration opens December 7, 2019)

Dates:  December 20, 23, 24, 26, 27, 30, 31, January 2, 3;   6 a.m. - 6 p.m.
December 24, closing at 12:00 pm (Fee for this day only $17)

Cost: $27 per day

Early Bird Deadline 

Registration will close December 18 and re-open on Friday, December 20 with an additional $10 registration fee. Daily fee will be $37.


Coyote Hills Elementary    21180 N 87th Ave       623-764-1065 (AMPM Site Phone)

Cheyenne Elementary        11806 N 87th Ave        623-764-0437 (AMPM Site Phone)

Field Trips on and off site: 

Join us for a fun filled week of activities, events and games. We will be having two great STEM programs come the sites. I Kids Code- will be teaching some basic coding using computer science and  
Building Bonanzateaches creative play with LEGO and basic building techniques.
Off-Site trips will include a new venue- RUSH and our all time favorite- SkyZone trampoline park. Rush is a combination of trampolines, climbing apparatuses and physical challenges. 

Link to waivers: 


Sky Zone

Parents: View our Field Trip Information page with information about field trip destinations

Register Online For Winter Break Camp

Coming Up Next..... 

Spring Break Camp: 

March 16-20, 2020;  6 a.m. - 6 p.m.

More information to come on the locations, field trips and and registration codes.


Mondays, August 13, 2018 - April 30, 2019 - School dismissal (1:00/1:40 p.m.) to 6 p.m.
$15.00 per day (except current AM/PM participants enrolled Full Time in the AM & PM program)
Non-AM/PM participants: one-time registration fee of $5, plus a $20 deposit, and one day of early release attendance fee.

After school care offered for Early Release Mondays (ERM) throughout the school year at all PUSD schools located within the City of Peoria. Participants enrolled in a Part Time schedule will pay $15.00 for PM program on those Mondays. ERM ends April 30 and fees will go back to $9.50 for Monday PM. 


October 10 & 11, 2019 and February 13 & 14, 2020 - School dismissal (10:00/10:40 a.m.) to 6 p.m.
Non-perishable sack lunch required
Same price and policies as Early Release Mondays. More information on AMPM Before and After School Program page.



Community Services Department
9875 N 85th Ave. Peoria AZ, 85345