Afterschool Programs & Rec Days

  1. Afterschool Program
  2. Rec Days
  3. Rec Day Snow Days

2019-2020 Afterschool Programs

 
2019-20 Afterschool Program registration begins Monday, July 15th for Alamance-Burlington students!

 NEW UPDATES for the 2019-2020 Afterschool Program:
  • Due to an increase in costs for the Afterschool Program, Rec Days (formally known as Fundays) will no longer be included in Afterschool registration fees.
  • With recent changes in PCI Standard Compliance (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) and to protect information and financial sources, we are no longer permitted to accept over the phone credit card payments for any Burlington Recreation and Parks program starting with Afterschool 2019-20. Payments can now be made: 
    • In person at the BRPD Main Office (1333 Overbrook Rd.) 
    • Drop box located at the BRPD Main Office
  • In partnership with the YMCA and CACFP, dinner and snack will be provided to each child enrolled in the Afterschool Program. This is of no additional cost to parents. Please see 2019-20 General Information and Fees for more information. (TENTATIVE)

The Burlington Recreation and Parks Department and the Alamance-Burlington School System offer Afterschool Programs at the following locations:

Programs are held at these school sites:


• Andrews Elementary
• Grove Park Elementary
• Hillcrest Elementary
• Newlin Elementary

Pick up & drop off programs available at:

SPACE IS LIMITED
• Thataways Youth Center for students of Smith Elementary & River Mill Academy 

Children are provided a healthy dinner, snack, homework assistance, and organized games in a safe, fun, recreational environment to keep children active and engaged in physical activities [enhancing their daily routine]. There will be special activities throughout the school year with field trips, and special guests offering fun projects and treats. Full Time and Part Time options are available! To lock in a spot for your child at an Afterschool Program, just complete a registration form and make your payment for their first month at the Burlington Recreation & Parks Main Office! Sites are tentative based on enrollment.

To Register:

  
Afterschool registration begins Monday, July 15, 2019 at the Burlington Recreation & Parks Main Office (1333 Overbrook Road, Burlington, NC 27215). Registration form and payment must be completed in person before each child attends Afterschool. 

There is no August/June payment for Full Time and Part Time participants of Alamance-Burlington Schools once September/May are paid in full. September is the first payment to secure a space for the first day of school.

River Mill’s first payment (August) & registration will need to be received before the first day of school. Space is limited due to transportation. 

There is no registration fee, supply fee, or transportation fee. Space is limited. For more information call (336) 222-5030. 

Payments:

  
Afterschool Full & Part Time Fees are due “BEFORE” the 1st of every month and must be kept current. If payments are not received before the 1st of every month, your child will not be able to attend the program until it is paid.

  • With recent changes in PCI Standard Compliance (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) and to protect information and financial sources, we are no longer permitted to accept over the phone credit card payments for any Burlington Recreation and Parks program starting with Afterschool 2019-20. 
Payments can now be made: 
    • In person at the BRPD Main Office (1333 Overbrook Rd.) 
    • Drop box located at the BRPD Main Office
Payments will not be accepted at the Afterschool sites. 

Please be sure to include the following on your check or money order: your driver's license #, phone #, child's name & program site.

REFUND POLICY:


There are no refunds or transferable options for Afterschool payments. (i.e. payments cannot be transferred to another Burlington Recreation & Parks program or to the next school year)

*Payment information is subject to change.

Early Release Days 


Early release days are scheduled early dismissal days from school. There is not an additional fee for Early Release days for children currently enrolled and paid in BRPD Afterschool Programs. 

Early release days will be held at the Afterschool site and will begin immediately following the school's dismissal. 

The CACFP Meal program will run on this day. 
*BRPD is not responsible for any items brought from home. Participants are responsible for their belongings brought to BRPD youth programs. Electronics are not allowed to be brought to Afterschool or Fundays, including hand held games, iPods, tablets, & cell phones.