Bloomington Community Services Youth and Family Centers would like to welcome your family to our program. We’re pleased that you’re considering spending your summer with us! We have been working hard to ensure that your child has a safe and enjoyable summer. We’re looking forward to a great summer!
Locations: Olson Middle and Valley View Middle Schools.
Open: Monday - Friday 6:30am - 6:00pm
Information Nights will take place on Tuesday, May 28 at 6:30pm at both Valley View Middle and Olson Middle Schools.
Camp SAFARI runs from June 11th until August 16th. Camp SAFARI is closed on July 4th.
Registration is now available online.
Registration for 2013 Camp SAFARI starts here: https://br.thatscommunityed.com/
Registration available on a first come, first served basis. Registration must be received by Friday, May 10 to guarantee space. Due to space limitations, sites may close earlier and families may not get their first choice of site.
Online registration requests for Olson Middle and Valley View Middle must be received by noon on:
May 31, 2013 to start Camp SAFARI on June 11, 2013
June 7, 2013 to start Camp SAFARI on June 19, 2013
June 14, 2013 to start Camp SAFARI on June 24, 2013
Please remember "to start" dates are the earliest possible dates to begin attendance with Camp SAFARI.
For students attending Summer Spectrum, Summer School and ESY at Oak Grove only (not attending Olson Middle or Valley View Middle any time during the summer), please email KidsSafari@bloomington.k12.mn.us or call Ruth at 952-681-6128.
All 2012-13 School Year balances must be paid in full before attending Camp SAFARI.
Students Eligible for Enrollment:
Camp SAFARI summer program accepts students entering Kindergarten through 6th grade.
Summer Spectrum Care:
Students attending Summer Spectrum classes may only attend Camp SAFARI at Oak Grove Elementary. Bus transportation will not be available back to other Camp SAFARI sites. Summer Spectrum Care will not operate between 9:30am and 12:30pm. Students must be enrolled in and attending a Summer Spectrum class. Register for Camp SAFARI at either Olson or Valley View Middle Schools. Please answer question number five listing your weeks at Summer Spectrum. Those attending Summer Spectrum all summer should contact Ruth at 952-681-6128.
Summer School Care:
Students enrolled in Summer School may only attend Camp SAFARI at Oak Grove Elementary. Bus transportation will not be available back to other Camp SAFARI sites.
Summer School runs July 8th until August 2nd.
New: $30 Returning: $20 Family Maximum: $60
Registration Fee is non-refundable.
Super SAFARI Care:
This week-long program will run from August 19 - 23, 2013. It will be open from 7:30 am- 5:30 pm and will be held at Hillcrest Community School. This program is different from our typical SAFARI. Participants will go on an extended field trip each day from approximately 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. Registration is for the entire week; you will not be able to pick and choose days. Cost for the week is $225 and the payment for the week is due in full at time of registration. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.
2013 Summer Family Handbook
|Olson - June||Oak Grove - June||Valley View - June|
|Olson - July||Oak Grove - July||Valley View - July|
|Olson - August||Oak Grove - August||Valley View - August|
|Olson Letter||Oak Grove Letter||Valley View Letter|