The Family YMCA

1450 Iris St. Los Alamos, NM 87544
505-662-3100

Taos

Taos

   

Taos After-School 2023-2024 (Entering Grades K-6th) 

Taos After-School reinforces learning all school year with fun, interactive group and individual projects and opportunities for reading! Taos After-School includes lots of time for group games, sports and free play, too. As usual, we will offer a healthy afternoon snack, and encourage you to pack for your child the following items: water bottle, change of clothes, snack (if you would prefer your child eat their own snack),  sunscreen & hat. 

We offer financial assistance so all may have access to our program. Formulario de asistencia financiera en español.

Location:
Taos Youth & Family Center, 407 Paseo Del Cañon E, Taos, NM 87571
Starts: 
August 21, 2023.
Time:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 3-6pm
Wednesday 1-6pm
Friday 3-6pm (1-6pm on Taos Municipal Schools early release Fridays)

Early Release Fridays
are 9/1, 9/15, 10/6, 10/20, 12/8, 1/26, 2/16, 3/8, 4/12, 4/26 & 5/10.  On all early release days, students will go swimming at the Taos Youth & Family Center Aquatics Center.  Please send your students with bathing suit, towel, a change of clothes, shower sandals and goggles (the last two are not required).



Taos After-School Registration Options and Rates*
Monthly (Mon-Fri) - $350.00
Weekly (Mon-Fri)  - $115.00
Daily Drop In - $38.00

Bus Schedule for drop off/Pick ups:

School Name Pickup/Drop Off & Location Regular Release Times Early Release? Bus # or Pass Van
Enos Garcia Elemen P/U 3:40pm D/O 4:15pm at TYFC 3:40 PM Some Fridays 1:45p #24 Diana Watson
Ranchos de Taos Elemen P/U 3:47pm D/O 4:15pm TYFC 3:47 PM Some Fridays 1:45p #4 Danny
Arroyos Del Norte P/U 3:50p D/O at Library 4:30pm 3:50 PM Some Fridays 1:45p #14 & YMCA Pass Van
TISA 3:35p-3:40p K-5 P/U 3:35 PM NO SCHOOL FRIDAYS YMCA Pass Van
Taos Charter MTRF 2:50-3:00pm P/U 2:50 PM Wednesdays 12:50 P/U YMCA Pass Van







 




Completing the pre-registration form (linked below) will hold a spot in line for your child, but availability will be based on how many spaces open up. As soon as we know that there is are spaces available, we will be contacting families in the order that they submitted the preregistration.

Pre-registration Online
Taos After-School Registration Google Form
Pre-register your child using the Google Form at the link above. 

If a space is available for your child, our staff will enter your child’s information from the Google Form into our computer system, then you will receive an email inviting you to call and:

  • Complete the registration process by choosing your child’s schedule

  • Arrange for your method of payment for the program

Sibling rates apply.
Financial Assistance Available.

Taos Summer Camp (Entering Grades K-6th) 

Taos Summer Camp reinforces learning all summer long with fun, interactive group and individual projects, opportunities for reading, community based workshops including music and movement! Taos Summer Camp includes lots of time for group games, sports and free play, too. Camp includes two healthy snacks per day. Cost varies on number of days enrolled.

Location: Taos Youth & Family Center, 407 Paseo Del Cañon E, Taos, NM 87571
Dates:  Summer 2024 TBA
Time: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

Taos Summer Camp Registration Options and Rates*
Full 5 Week Session TBA March 2024
Weekly - TBA March 2024
Daily Drop In - TBA March 2024

Formulario de preinscripción Taos Y Camp en español

If a space is available for your child, our staff will enter your child’s information from the Google Form into our computer system, then you will receive an email inviting you to call and:

  • Complete the registration process by choosing your child’s schedule

  • Arrange for your method of payment for the program

Sibling rates apply.
Financial Assistance Available.

FAQs 
What will my child be doing while at Taos Summer Camp?
Playing both inside and outside, interactive group and individual projects, opportunities for reading, community based workshops including music and movement! They also have time for lunch (provided by you) and snacks (provided by the Y). Some days will feature fun field trips. We will have info and permission slips provided as needed.
 
What should I pack for my child? What should campers wear?
Pack:
- sunscreen
- hat
- water bottle
- extra snacks if 2/day is too few
- a comfort item - stuffie, blankie, etc. are encouraged if helpful to your child
PLEASE WRITE YOUR CHILD's NAME on all their items.

Wear:
- closed toe/comfy shoes for climbing, hiking, etc.
- clothes that can get messy (we try to use all washable paints, etc. but keep in mind, we love mud, play dough, and exploring the outdoors!)
DO NOT wear:
- high heeled shoes
- expensive or irreplaceable jewelry
- shorts that reveal your child's booty
- any clothing depicting violence, guns, dead animals, alcohol, tobacco products, scary content, or messages that do not reflect Y values. Remember, we serve young kids and want clothing choices to reflect a welcoming environment for all.
 
***No personal technology except phones or smart watches. Phones should be kept in backpacks and only used to communicate with parents/guardians. Gaming tech, tablets, etc. should be left at home.***