All children must stay on the grounds of the community center for the duration of the program unless released to a parent or guardian. Adults picking up must be listed on the Registration Form and show Picture ID.
After School Program Hours are 3:30pm – 6:00pm. We charge $1.00 per minute for late pick-ups from 6- 6:30pm and $2 per minute after 6:30pm.
If withdrawing child from recreation program, a Request for Participant Withdrawal Form must be fill out, signed and turned into Day Camp Staff Member. $5 withdraw fee, if 48hrs in advance. (no refunds).
If child stays home from school, a parent must contact program cell phone and leave a message stating child's name and date they will not dropped off by bus to the after school program.
If your child is sick, they will not be allowed to stay at program. Children need to be picked up within 1hour of phone call from site lead. Child must be fever, vomit, lice, and diarrhea free for 24 hours before returning to camp. No refunds or credits will be issued due to child illness.
Staff are unable to administer any medication to children.
Please review with your child the height requirement for the swimming pool slides. Your child must be 4’0 (48”) tall to use the pool slide. If you would like your child to wear a life jacket, please add to Youth Registration Form. If you would like to make changes to your child’s Youth Registration Form, please initial next to changes on form.
No bad language, talk of sex or violence will be permitted.
Bullying, hitting, violent behavior, name-calling, etc. are prohibited and may result in dismissal without refunds.
No weapons or sharp object of any kind will be allowed. This will result in immediate dismissal from camp.
Leave all electronics & expensive toys at home, cell phones must be kept in backpack. City of Federal Way is not responsible for lost personal belongings.
Label all of child’s belongings and check our lost & found
Disciplinary Action Plan
1. Verbal Reminder
2. Verbal Reminder; Removal from Activity; Behavior will be documented—call parent or guardian
3. Meeting with Camp Administration, Parent and Child before returning to camp
4. Dismissal from camp without refund
Children will need parents/guardian to provide swimming suit and towel on early release days. Program will provide an afternoon snack each day.
We will be moving and getting messy. Please dress your child appropriately for activities (including coats for rainy days). Hats are not to be worn inside the Federal Way Community Center. We strongly encourage children to wear tennis shoes each day rather than flip flops or sandals.