Before & After School Programs

 

Our Fall 2017 Before & After School Program Registration will be available June 1, 2017.
Please download Registration Form & Participation Forms and mail to us.

After School Program meets in EES Library, Goes To Playground and Watson Academy from 3:15-5:45pm
with the use of the EES gym on scheduled days. Grades K-7 runs from 3:10-5:45 PM

Fall Registration Word Doc

Participation Forms Word

GRADES K-7
6:45- 8:20 AM
Before School Program at Epping Elementary School Gym

Fall Registration Word Doc

Participation Forms Word

Space is limited. If we need to start a wait list, parents will be notified!
Email Recreation Director, Nicole for More info. at eppingrecreation@gmail.com

 

We provide a safe, nurturing place for children to attend quality programming beyond the schools’ hours of operation. We strive to help youth reach their full potential by allowing them to explore their physical, social and intellectual interests in a safe and fun setting. The culture of our programs emphasizes quality relationships and a healthy respect for individuality. We provide enough structure to keep everyone safe, but we also offer an open atmosphere that allows children to explore their interests in groups or on their own.

The Before School Program operates on normal school days at the Epping Elementary School gym in the mornings for youth in grades K-6. The program opens at 6:45 A.M. and runs until students leave for their classrooms at 8:20 A.M.! Kindergarteners are escorted by staff. At the program the youth are able to finish homework, work on arts and crafts projects & play games in the gym. The youth are able to eat breakfast with the school breakfast program.

The after school program starts at EES Library to gather, then they head outside to the EES playgrounds during good weather days or walk down to Watson Academy for snack and homework time from 3:15-4:15pm, during cold or bad weather days. The programs then runs organized games and activities from 4:15-5:45pm at Watson Academy and on scheduled days, uses the gym for PE related programming. The program operates from school dismissal until 5:45 P.M.. Children are grouped by grades: K-1, 2-3 and 4-7. This may vary slightly depending on space and child needs in each of the groups.

If your child would like to participate in the school offered programs after school or extra work with a teacher, we do have staff available to pick up the kids at the designated school dismissal areas at the close of these programs. We ask that parents notify us, if their child will be attending one of the school programs and if they will be picking them up from these programs so we can coordinate the pick up schedule daily.

Space fills up fast, so download a registration form today! We require registration for the Fall Semester and again in December for the Spring! We offer No School Day, Parent/ Teacher Workshop and Vacation Week full day programs, which will have their own registration forms! Please check one month in advance of any No School Days on the school calendar or call us at 679-3006, if you have questions. We will not be offering programs during the Thanksgiving and Winter Break School Closings, to allow our staff time with their families during the holidays, as well as traditionally low enrollment in past years during those times. Our Before and After School Programs run on the last day of school, but are then closed until the start of our scheduled Summer Camp programming.

 

 

Summer Camp 

We will be running 2 Summer Camp Programs again this year!
River Otters Summer Camp for kids going into Grades 1-4
Bobcats Summer Camp for kids going into Grades 5-8
6 week program 
See Camp Brochure and Parent Handbook for more info!
Forms required for registration for EACH child:

Camp Registration Comes out on Town Voting Day (March 13th 2018)

Please mail registration to us at 157 Main Street! 1st Payment Due with registration to reserve your space. Registration is on First Come basis!
Please check our Facebook Page for Availability Updates

 

Vacation Weeks 

February 26th -March 2nd Vacation Week Registration Form

 

April 23rd-27th  Vacation Week Registration Form

 

Professional Development No School Days

 

September 29th 2017

No school Day Registration word doc

November 7th 2017

 

January 12th 2018

 

March 13th 2018

 

 

Youth Ceramics

 

Thursdays at Watson Acaedmy

From 4:30-5:30pm

$2.00 a class for ceramic pieces

 

CIT Program

Back Again This Year…. 8th-12th Grade CIT program!  Like working with children and want to gain experience, apply to be a Counselor In Training!  School Year and Summer Positions Available… and it’s FREE!  
Please Download the CIT Application Form to the Left, as well as the CIT Reference Forms.
Both the Application and 2 Reference Forms need to be returned to the Recreation Director at Town Hall, 157 Main Street, for review.  Without References (non-related), applications will not be accepted.  CIT positions are limited!  We will call all applicants in for an initial interview with the Recreation Director and Program Director.  The CIT program is not a full summer, full week program.  Each CIT will be given a schedule of days and hours they will be assigned to complete their volunteer time with us.  CIT’s will ASSIST staff in running programs for kids, preparing materials for programs, help with general clean up after programs and be role models for children participating in programs.  Most CIT hours are completed on school grounds (No field trip hours).  If a CIT shows exemplary skills in assisting children during on-grounds programs, we may contact parents to arrange for field trip volunteer hours.

 

Martial Arts

Martial Arts at Epping Recreation and Elementary School (offered by Epping ATA)
Mondays (EES Gym) & Thursdays (MS Stage) @ 3:10-4:15pm
$65 per month
For more information or to sign your child up
please call Mrs. DeNapoli @ 603-674-6599 or email her at 

eppingata@gmail.com

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***ALL beginners receive a FREE Uniform!**

If you are interested in enrolling your child in our programs, but can not afford to do so, please contact the Recreation Director at 679-3006 for info on the NH State Childcare Scholarship. We currently do NOT have any Town Recreation Scholarships to award.
The State Scholarship program is the only Financial Assistance for these programs available