After School Programs
Schools Out Camp
Aug 20-24 | 8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Available ONLY for KidZone families. Register in person, at the front desk or call Kathy Sabia at 713.595.8166.
KidZone After School Program Gr K-6
Monday-Friday | 3:30-6:00 PM
(1-5 day per week options available)
KidZone is a fun, educational, and safe destination for your child’s afterschool needs. We offer a healthy, kosher snack every day, a homework room with a veteran teacher Monday through Thursday, and special interest activities such as cooking, art, yoga, gymnastics, and tennis daily. We also bring your child to and from any class they are registered for at the J that occurs during KidZone hours.
KidZone includes After School Transportation available from: Beren Academy, Beth Yeshurun Day School, Shlenker School, Herod Elementary, Horn Elementary, Kolter Elementary, Lovett Elementary, Parker Elementary, Trafton, Meyerland Middle School and Emery-Weiner. Call to see if your child’s school can be on the transportation list.
A $150 registration fee is required at time of registration for KidZone along with a final payment plan. Call Kathy Sabia at 713.595.8166 to register today.
After School Transportation 3-8 Gr
Transportation only is available for children with classes at the J that starts before 4:30 or for 7th graders and older who need a safe way to get to their after school activities. The Transportation ONLY option includes J bus pick-up at school and drop off at the J. The parent/guardian must pick their child up from class once it is over. A $150 registration fee is required at time of registration for Transportation options along with a final payment plan.
Add On Half Days (5 Days)
Available when HISD has noon dismissal. Includes 5 days: September 21, November 9, January 18, and February 15.
Vacation Camp Package
Register for the vacation camp package and receive the following:
- KidZone Camp (Aug 20-24)
- 3 days of Thanksgiving Break Camp (Nov. 19-21, Camp closes at 3:30 on 11/21)
- 9 days of Winter Break Camp (Dec 21, 24, 26-28, Dec 31, Jan 2-4)
- 5 days of Spring Break Camp (Mar 11-15)
- 2 School’s Out Days (Jan 21 and April 19, Camp closes at 3:30 on 4/19)
The Vacation Camp Package is available to any child with a current J membership and non-refundable once purchased. It cannot be prorated and is aligned with the HISD calendar.
Some dates may change based on the HISD calendar. AM and PM care are included. This package guarantees care for your child from 7:30 AM-6:00 PM (unless otherwise noted above). This package is valued at approximately $2,100– a savings of over $400.
For more information or to register for KidZone or Transportation, please contact the Children and Camping office at 713.595.8166.