KidZone is an innovative before and after school care program where students, kindergarten through 8th-grade, are able to learn and interact in a safe, caring environment.
EdCamps are available when school is not in session.
Our mission is to provide a physically and emotionally safe environment where children can participate in engaging activities and build positive relationships.
Available 6 a.m. to the start of school (AM) and school dismissal until 6 p.m. (PM)
KidZone is currently available in the following Peoria Unified elementary schools in the city of Glendale: Canyon, Copperwood, Desert Palms, Desert Valley, Foothills, Heritage, Marshall Ranch and Sahuaro Ranch.
In the 2019-2020 school year, KidZone will be held August 7, 2019 – May 21, 2020
Transportation is available for Kachina Elementary School students to attend KidZone at Canyon Elementary School. Transportation is also available for Pioneer Elementary School students to attend KidZone at Foothills Elementary School.
EdCamp is a full day program that is offered when school is not in session such as fall break, no school days, winter break, April break and Spring Break. Available to Peoria Unified School District students ages 5+ that are entering Kindergarten through 8th grades.
EdCamp provides care from 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Desert Valley and Foothills. On these days, students engage in hands-on activities, group games, challenges and enrichment. To attend EdCamp children must register for it separately from the KidZone program. Please note that if you do not register for EdCamp days during your initial KidZone registration, there is a possibility that EdCamp may reach its capacity and you may not be able to do so later.
REGISTRATION & PAYMENT INFORMATION
Registration is completed online at peoriaunified.ce.eleyo.com. Parents/guardians will need to read the KidZone Handbook before registering (see Quick Links on the right side column).
Payments can be made online through our online registration system, at the district office, the KidZone office located at Desert Valley or the preschool office located at Skyview. Cash, check or money orders are accepted at the KidZone and preschool office. Card payments are only accepted online and at the at the district office.
- Preschool Office at Sky View Elementary School: 8624 W. Sweetwater Ave., Peoria, AZ 85381. Hours are 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
- KidZone Office at Desert Valley Elementary School: 12901 N. 63rd Ave, Glendale, AZ 85304. Hours are 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- District Administration Center: 6330 W. Thunderbird Rd., Glendale, AZ 85306. Hours are 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
CHANGES TO CONTRACT
Please also notify the KidZone classroom staff in person or by calling the classroom if your child will not be attending on a contract day. If for any reason you decide to change or drop your child’s enrollment from the program, make a change of contract online no later than the Tuesday prior to the week of attendance through our online registration system. Changes to contracts can also be submitted in person or scanned and emailed to Connie Flusche or Michelle McArdle.
NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS FOR MISSED/SICK DAYS, SUSPENSIONS OR EARLY PICKUPS.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the KidZone Office at 623-773-6688.
We appreciate your cooperation while we streamline our payment processes.
KidZone Office Hours
Desert Valley Elementary
12901 N. 63rd Ave.
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Classroom Site Numbers
Desert Palms Elementary
Desert Valley Elementary
Marshall Ranch Elementary
Sahuaro Ranch Elementary