Step 1) Create your profile and submit your application
Step 2) Complete your registration. If your application is approved you will then have the opportunity to complete your registration and secure your spot for 2019.
Ages 6 weeks – 6 years
Buffalo Grove, IL
Help your child build a strong foundation for the future at the Northwest Family Center. Our developmentally appropriate, play-based curriculum encourages children’s creativity, fosters self-esteem and socialization, and establishes a love of learning. Through our Infant & Toddler Care, Preschool & Kindergarten Enrichment, Before & After School Programs, and Horner Grove Summer Day Camp, JCYS serves families of all backgrounds and is here to provide your children with the quality care and education they deserve.
Age 15 months to Grade 5
Highland Park, IL
Your child will benefit from a full range of developmentally-appropriate and enriching early childhood education programming at JCYS George W. Lutz Family Center, including a unique summer camp experience through Sunflower Day Camp, Pre Camp, Post Camp, and After Camp Care.
Ages 15 months to 5 years (by August 31)
Chicago (Lincoln Square Ravenswood), IL
Your child will benefit from a full range of developmentally-appropriate and enriching early childhood education programming including a unique summer camp experience through Sunflower Day Camp.
Ages 15 months – 5 years
Wicker Park, IL
JCYS Wicker Park offers early childhood education for children ages 15 months – 5 years old through school year and summer camp programming. Using the Reggio Emilia approach, our highly qualified teachers create nurturing classrooms that provide a play-based and developmentally appropriate learning environment for each child.
Located on 180 wooded acres on the shores of Wooster Lake, Camp Henry Horner is an outdoor day camp that features lake excursions, a ropes course and zip line, sports fields, arts and crafts, music, dance, drama, cooking, outdoor education and an outdoor heated pool.
Pioneers 3 Day (K-2) $215
Pioneers 5 Day (K-2) $340
Explorers 5 Day (3-4) $365
Trailblazers 5 Day (5-6) $405
Earthtrekkers 5 Day (7-8) $405
Before Camp Care $8 per day
After Camp Care $16 per day
Hot Lunch $7.50 per day. (All campers receive hot lunch on Tuesdays)
No Bus Service 10%
2nd Child 3%
3 or more children 8%
Early bird 15% (Must register and submit deposit by 3/1/2018)
Ages 9 and Older
Located on 180 acres in Ingleside, Camp Red Leaf serves individuals with developmental disabilities, emotional and behavioral needs.
The only American Camp Association accredited camp serving both children and adults with disabilities in metropolitan Chicago, Camp Red Leaf provides safe and enriching programs for individuals with special needs.
Registration for respite weekends will open 60 days before the respite date.
|Session 1||Adults (Age 18+)||11/02/18 – 11/04/18|
|Session 2||Youth (Age 9-17)||11/16/18 – 11/18/18|
|Session 3||Adults (Age 18+)||12/14/18 – 12/16/18|
|Session 4||Adults (Age 18+)||12/28/18 – 12/30/18|
|Session 5||Youth (Age 9-17)||01/18/19 – 01/20/19|
|Session 6||Adults (Age 18+)||02/08/19 – 02/10/19|
|Session 7||Youth (Age 9-17)||02/22/19 – 02/24/19|
|Session 8||Adults (Age 18+)||03/15/19 – 03/17/19|
|Session 9||Youth (Age 9-17)||03/22/19 – 03/24/19|
|Session 10||Adults (Age 18+)||04/05/19 – 04/07/19|
|Session 11||Youth (Age 9-17)||04/26/19 – 04/28/19|
Lakeview, Lincoln Square Ravenswood, Wicker Park – Chicago, IL
Our campers experience the best of Chicago while gaining social skills, giving back to the community through stewardship opportunities, and growing in leaps and bounds in a positive, amazingly fun environment. Our camp culture is filled with creativity, kindness, and pride. We believe that positive guidance, support and the freedom to experience adventures gives our campers the chance to learn important life lessons, create budding friendships, and make foundational memories.
Regular Camp Session (June 17-Aug 16) $465 per week
Post Camp Session (Aug 19-Aug 30) $465 per week
*Register for a minimum of 2 weeks
Customize your Camp Experience
Before Camp $35 per week
After Camp $130 per week
Thank you for your interest in Camp STAR! Whether you are looking to enroll or just want more information, you’ve come to the right place!
Located in Highland Park, the program dates for 2018 are June 18th through August 3rd.
Camp STAR is a therapeutic program and therefore has an intake process to determine if the program will be a good fit for your child. Once you complete this form, a staff member will contact you to provide more information about the program and to begin the screening process. This form is not a registration.
Highland Park, IL
Enjoy low-key, family friendly fun with in an all-inclusive facility!
Caregivers appreciate our easy-to-supervise layout.
Take advantage of our great family membership discounts!
*Discounts cannot be combined
The Lil’s family friendly atmosphere is the perfect place for children of all swimming levels to improve their stroke. Building on our reputation for quality early childhood education at JCYS Family Centers, our experienced, certified swim instructors tailor lessons to each individual child’s skill and comfort level. Our private and semi-private swim lessons adhere to the American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.
Entering 1st – 6th grade in the fall of 2018
12:15 pm – 3:45 pm
Dates TBA: follows the same schedule as District 112 Summer School
After Camp Care available until 6:30 pm at the JCYS Lillian L. Lutz Recreation Center
Registration for families requesting scholarships to Champ Camp’s 2018 season will take place on Saturday, February 24, from 10 am to noon at the JCYS George W. Lutz Family Center: 800 Clavey Road, Highland Park. Please feel free to contact us at email@example.com and we will connect with you to get more information.
If you would like more information about a particular program before registering, please fill out the form below! Please note, this is not a registration form.