Break Camps

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Available during school breaks, 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Children Kindergarten - 14 years old
Located at Various Peoria Unified School District Elementary Schools

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


Break Camps provide licensed child care and coincide with the PUSD calendar but not federal holidays. The dates and locations of the break camps are listed below. The price includes scheduled field trips, site events and activities. For the field trips held during the break camps, written permission from the parent is required prior to departure. Identification will be provided to all children for safety purposes. A written field trip plan is completed. Peoria school district buses are used (non-air conditioned), and water is available on each bus.

$25 per day, includes breakfast (until 7:20 a.m.), morning and afternoon snack and scheduled field trip.
$5 registration fee for children not currently enrolled in the AM/PM Program. All fees due at time of registration. New attendees must complete the Emergency, Information and Immunization Record Card (PDF) and attach a copy of your child’s Immunization record to the Registration form.
A $10 registration fee will be assessed to registrations submitted after the Wed. before break camps begins.

Winter Break Camp Information - December 21, 24, 26-28, 31 and Jan 2-4, 2019 from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm, Closing at 12:00pm on Monday, Dec 24, 2018, $25.00 per day (Dec 24 only; $17)
Download the Winter Break Camp Registration Form (PDF)

We are planning lots of field trips this break camp such as Wild Life Zoo, Uptown Jungle and a BMX Stunt Masters presentation just to name a few. We will have group games, STEM activities, arts & crafts. We are having Holiday and New Year’s Eve Parties and adding something new- Crazy Sock Day and Mis-Match Day. It will be a fun and exciting camp.

Register today!

Early registration ends Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 6:00 pm.

You can register at a Break Camp or Community Services office, beginning December 21, 2018. A $10 registration fee will be applied to the daily fee. 

Includes Breakfast; AM & PM snacks (Dec 24; bringing lunch optional, closing at 12:00pm. Includes: Breakfast & AM snack)  

Lunch not included. A nonperishable lunch and drink required.


Those not currently enrolled in AM/PM program will need to complete the Emergency, Information and Immunization Card (PDF) along with the Break Camp Registration form (PDF) and submit a copy of the child’s immunization records, per AZ DHS requirements. Child may not attend without the completed registration forms. Those currently enrolled in AM/PM Program will need to complete and sign the Break Camp Registration Form.


Mondays, August 13 - April 30, School dismissal (1:00/1:40 p.m.) to 6 p.m.
$15.00 per day (except current AM/PM participants enrolled five days a week in the AM & PM program)
Non-AM/PM participants: one-time registration fee of $5, plus a $59 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 AM/PM 0-4 day 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. 


December 21 and May 24, School dismissal (11:00/11:40 p.m.) to 6 p.m.
Non-perishable sack lunch required
Same price and policies as Early Release Mondays above. 


October 13 and February 16, 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 above. 


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