Camp Amelia Afterschool Program

These programs, licensed through the Department of Children and Families, are located at the Atlantic Recreation Center.


Kindergarten - 2nd grade at Southside Elementary School

3rd - 5th grades at Emma Love Hardee

Program information:

  • Parks & Recreation staff pick up children from schools on Bus #246.
  • Children get daily snacks.
  • Homework time
  • Outside activities
  • Indoor activities
  • Children are able to take part in our Study Buddy program.

Weekly Rates (3 days = week)

City residents:  $55/week, $45 per additional sibling
Non-City residents:  $68/week, $58 per additional sibling

Payments for Camp Amelia Afterschool Program may be made online at  First time users must create accounts.

Daily Rates

City residents:  $18 ($10 per additional sibling)
Non-City residents:  $25 ($15 per additional sibling)

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday from end of school day until 6:30pm

Open on teacher planning days, Christmas Break, and Spring Break.
(additional fees apply to full days off from school)

Closed on the following observed City holidays:  Labor Day; Veterans' Day; Thanksgiving; Day After Thanksgiving; Christmas Eve; Christmas Day; New Year's Day; Martin Luther King Day; and Good Friday.  Please consult with Camp Amelia staff on the exact dates of the above holidays.