The Garden Home Recreation Center's Discovery Club After-school Program provides children with a fun, safe and active environment to learn, grow and play.
Discovery Club is an after school program that runs out of Garden Home Recreation Center. This fall, Discovery Club begins August 27, 2018 and ends June 14, 2019. Discovery Club runs program Mon,Tues, Thurs, and Friday from 3:00 - 6:00p, and Wednesdays from 2:00 - 6:00 p. Students receive snack upon arrival. Our program gives kids the opportunity to have fun, learn, and express themselves through a variety of activities, while maintaining a safe environment. We recognize your child spends an entire day in school; our program is designed to give children the opportunity tochoose from a variety of activities including: social skills development, physical play, homework assistance, and free time.
Discovery Club currently provides service to students at the following schools: Raleigh Hills, Vose, Montclair Elementary, and McKay Elementary. Discovery Club hopes to extend our services to more schools for the 2018-19 school year!
To provide children with a positive environment where they have the opportunity to have fun, learn, and express themselves through a variety of activities.
Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District believes that children benefit from friendly and supportive interactions with other children and instructors. Discovery Club strives to provide a fun and educational environment where children have the opportunity to develop talents and to become global citizens.
Staff members have experience in education, recreation leadership, arts and much more. Each staff member is First Aid, CPR & AED certified. Prior to working with children, each staff member completes a criminal background training and undergoes staff training. All staff who drive must be 18 years old.
Homework is an essential part of the after school program. It includes time to complete assignments and academically enriching activities. While children are encouraged to complete their homework, Discovery Club cannot be held accountable for its accuracy and completion.
To reserve your space in Discovery Club for the 2018-19 school year, you must complete and return the Registration Information Sheet, Participant Emergency Contact Form, and pay a non-fundable $30 enrollment fee (a $30 enrollment fee is charged per child at the time of registration will hole your spot(s) in the program.
Please note: students currently enrolled in Discovery Club will be given priority registration (June 1 - June 30, 2018). On July 1, 2018, new families will be able to register their child(ren) for the fall 2018-19 school year.
Payment for Discovery Club is due the 15th of each month for the following month's tuition. For example, September's tuition is due by August 15th. A $30 late fee will be charged per family. Tuition will include 3 Beaverton School District no-school days. Spring and winter camps are not included in regular fees; students must register and pay a separate fee.
Please note: Monthly tuition does not include no-student days for individual school closures or Beaverton School District holidays (Veteran's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and Presidents' Day). Students must register for these no school full days at an additional fee. Registration deadline will be one week prior to the no-school day.
In district tuition: $305 per month
Out of district tuition: $381.25 per month
For more information about Discovery Club or to register for the school program, please contact Garden Home Recreation Center at 503-629-6341.