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JAAM After-School Program

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JAAM After-School Program
J.A.A.M. (Jammin After-School Adventures for Me) is an after-school program sponsored by the City of Seguin, Parks and Recreation Department and the Seguin Independent School District (S.I.S.D.). JAAM is offered at all S.I.S.D. elementary schools, grades Kindergarten through 5th grade.  There must be a minimum of ten children registered in order to have a program.
*Each campus strives to maintain a ratio of 12 students to one instructor. Each campus includes one Lead Instructor and Instructors based on the number of participants.

PROGRAM GOAL
To provide a fun, safe, supervised, stimulating environment for children to spend their “Free-time” after-school, before they are in a parent or guardian’s care. Activities will encourage children to expend positive energy through organized and individual games and activities that promote self-discipline, and develop a healthy self-esteem and personal growth.

  • JAAM Activities Include:
  • Daily Snack
  • Homework Time
  • Group Activities
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Movies
  • Parties
  • …and FUN!
PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY
Enrollment is open to students in Kindergarten – 5th grade. Program participants must be enrolled at the school campus where the program is being held.

HOURS
Regular school days: Dismissal/3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. On early release day’s additional after-school hours are provided from the time of dismissal at no extra charge.

COST
$25 Registration Fee
$30 Weekly Fee
The weekly fee for short weeks will be calculated at $6.00 per day, adjusted accordingly as determined by the S.I.S.D. School calendar. There are no discounts for additional family members.

*NOTE
The JAAM and Camp Spring Break Programs are exempted from licensing by the Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services:
Texas Human Resource Code §42.041 (b) (14) PRS Rules, 40 TAC § 725.115 (3).
Any additional questions may be answered by calling the Parks and Recreation Office at (830) 401-2480.
 
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OTHER CAMP INFORMATION
  • There must be a minimum of 10 students signed up in order to have camp.
  • Parents will be notified in advance if the minimum is not reached and camp is cancelled. In the event camp is cancelled, the monies paid will be transferred to weekly JAAM payments or refunded.
  • If the child is not pre-registered they will be admitted (as a Daily Drop-In) on a space available basis and will be subject to a higher daily fee.
  • If a child signed up for camp but does not attend, fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • A light snack will be provided, but each child must bring their own non-microwavable lunch.
NOTE: The JAAM and Camp Spring Break Programs are exempted from licensing by the Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services:  Texas Human Resource Code §42.041 (b) (14) PRS Rules, 40 TAC § 725.115 (3).

***Standards of Care for Youth Recreation Programs - City Ordinance
Any additional questions may be answered by calling the Parks and Recreation Office at (830) 401-2480.
 

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