Before or After School Care and Preschool

Camas Community Education provides before & after school care for children grades K-5 and is based on understanding the needs of children, to create a home away from home. The program offers a variety of activities, provided by a warm, and caring staff. The atmosphere is structured, but relaxed. It allows for small group, large group, and individual social interaction.

  • ZAC: grades K-5 before school
  • ZAC: grades K-1 after school
  • JWR: grades 2-5 after school
  • JWR: grades 6-8 Teen Club after school

Zellerbach Administration Center (ZAC) 841 NE 22nd Ave, Camas, WA 98607.  Hours of operation are 6:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. Community Ed Office: 360-833-5544, ZAC Extended Day front desk: 360-833-5540 (before and after school hours).

Jack, Will and Rob Center (JWR) 2033 NE Ione St., Camas, WA 98607.  Hours of operation Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 3:00-6:30 PM,  Wednesday, 1:15-6:30 PM. Call JWR at 360-833-5610 and press option #1 for the main office.

Both programs maintain the same calendar year as the Camas School District. Morning transportation is provided to schools. After school students will be bussed to our locations.

4 year old program – Fall 2017, Registration opened March 1, 2017
Our 4-5 year old program focuses on kindergarten readiness for children who turn four years old by August 31, 2017. Led by a qualified preschool instructor and support staff. Students will learn classroom, social and academic skills to prepare them for a successful kindergarten year. Instructor uses research-based instructional practices and programs designed for kindergarten readiness. Snack provided. Childcare available before and after class for additional fee. Monday-Friday, morning and afternoon sessions available. Call for details.

3 year old program – Fall 2017, Registration opened March 1, 2017
Our 3-4 year old class focuses on early childhood behavior for children who turn three years old before August 31, 2017.  Led by a qualified preschool instructor and support staff. Students will learn social and academic skills to prepare them for a successful transition into their next adventure. Children will learn by sharing with their classmates and exploring the world around them in this fun, safe environment. Days: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, Time: 9:00-11:30 a.m. or 1:00-3:30 p.m. Childcare available for 4 year olds before and after class for additional fee.

For rates, to register, or to obtain more information regarding this program, email Debbie at debbie.mcenry@camas.wednet.edu or call 360-833-5547.

FEES

ZAC/JWR Family registration fee $25 (non-refundable)
Preschool Registration Fee: $100 (non-refundable, $75 goes toward first months payment).

Full Time (monthly)

  • 3 year old Preschool program: $250
  • 4 year old Pre-K program:$300
  • K-5th grade before school only care: $175
  • K-1st grade after school only care: $275
  • K-1st grade before and after school care:$375
  • K-1st Wednesday only after school care: $100
  • 2nd – 5th grade club fee: $150
  • 2nd – 5th grade Wednesday club fee: $50
  • 6th – 8th grade Teen club fee: $75