School Age programming at the J is home base for campJCC, After School Care (ASC), overnights, School’s Out Days and more youth events! Shaping the minds and bodies of our youth using the entire campus. Arts, education, sports and games are all parts of our building process.
Summer Care at the J
Grades K-6 | Jun 1-Jul 24 | 8 am-5 pm (no Extended Care) | $325 ($250 JCC Member)/week
Registration for each week closes the Wednesday prior.
Due to coronavirus restrictions, this year CampJCC has been replaced with Summer Care at the J.
- Groups will be comprised of 10 children and 2 staff. There will be no intermingling between groups.
- All children and staff must pass a weekly health screening and daily temperature check.
- All children must have a Health Form on file.
- Afternoon snack will be provided for all children, as well as morning snack for grades K-2, but all children must bring their own lunch.
- Swimming will not be part of Summer Care.
- No care Fri, Jul 3 (4th of July observed)
Post-Care (Grades K-5): Mon-Fri, Jul 27-start of school; $85 ($65 JCC Member) per day.
Click here to see a sample Summer Care schedule.
Sports and Tennis Camps have been converted to Sports and Tennis Clinics; more information at JCCindy.org/youth-sports-rec.
Portions of this program have been generously underwritten by the United Way of Central Indiana’s COVID-19 Community Economic Relief Fund.
School’s Out Days
Grades K-5 | 7 am-6 pm
Students can come to School’s Out Days for games, swimming, breakfast and field trips to great places around Indy. Fee includes breakfast, transportation, 2 snacks and admission fees. Drop-off (7-9 am) and pick-up (4-6 pm) in ASC wing. Register early to ensure your spot!
Click here to see a typical school break schedule example.
Child Abuse & Neglect Reporting Responsibilities
In the event that staff members suspect child abuse or neglect of any enrolled children, staff members are required to report this to the director. The director or staff member will, in turn, report the findings to Child Protective Services.
If an intoxicated or impaired person insists on removing children from the center, the center shall immediately report the incident to the local police agency.
Staff Members Trained in Award-Winning Stewards of Children® Program for Child Sexual Abuse Prevention
We have achieved “Partner in Prevention” status again this year, a designation awarded by the nonprofit Darkness to Light to organizations which take extra steps to protect the children they serve by training staff to understand the issue of child sexual abuse, identify unsafe situations and practices, and react responsibly in the best interest of the children they serve.
One in 10 children will be sexually abused before the age of 18. We earned the “Partner in Prevention” designation by providing Stewards of Children training to over 90% of its management, staff, and volunteers. This evidence-informed program is scientifically proven to help participants prevent and respond to child sexual abuse. “Partner in Prevention” was created as a national standard to help parents and caregivers recognize organizations that take child protection seriously by implementing policy and training staff to prevent child sexual abuse.
Darkness to Light is an international organization that leads the movement to end child sexual abuse by educating and empowering adults in education, youth serving organizations, and communities to protect children. Darkness to Light has affiliates in all 50 states and 16 international locations.