Elementary School Programs

YPC IS CURRENTLY FULL FOR THE SUMMER!
Please email cdikoff@siouxfallsymca.org for information about the waiting list.

YPC-IN THE SUMMER!

We are thrilled to offer summertime weekday care for elementary-aged students May 27th-August 19th!

  • Program hours are 7:15am-6:00pm, daily.
  • 4 afternoon field trips per week to Sioux Falls Pools 2/week)
  • Wild Water West (1/week)
  • A different field trip each week (1/week).

All families are required to purchase a Sioux Falls swim pass for their student(s). Mornings at YPC (located at: 2517 S Shirley Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57106) will consist of:

  • STEM projects
  • Social emotional activities
  • Sensory play
  • Gross motor activities
  • Learning based play and games.

Summer enrollment will also include a 2-week session of Leif Ericson Day Camp! YPC is happy to provide a daily snack, however, all students will be required to bring their own lunch each day.In addition, Camp Tepeetonka has a reputation of instilling traditional values through staff role-modeling, inspirational campfire programs and opening reflections each morning at beautiful Campfire Point.

KARE IS CURRENTLY FULL FOR THE SUMMER!
Please email cdikoff@siouxfallsymca.org for information about the waiting list.

WEST CENTRAL KARE-IN THE SUMMER!

We are thrilled to offer summertime weekday care for elementary-aged students May 25th-August 10th!

  • Program hours are 7:15am-6:00pm, daily.
  • 4 afternoon field trips per week to Sioux Falls Pools 2/week)
  • Wild Water West (1/week)
  • A different field trip each week (1/week).

All families are required to purchase a Sioux Falls swim pass for their student(s). Mornings at YPC (located at: 2517 S Shirley Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57106) will consist of:

  • STEM projects
  • Social emotional activities
  • Sensory play
  • Gross motor activities
  • Learning based play and games.

We are currently working to provide lunch everyday, however, if we are unable the fee will be adjusted to reflect that.

BALTIC SUMMER REC PROGRAM

We are thrilled to offer summertime weekday care for elementary-aged students May 25th-August 10th!

  • Program hours are 12:00PM-4:00PM, Monday-Thursday.
  • 4 afternoon field trips per week to Dell Rapids Pools 2-3 days/week)
  • Wild Water West (1/week)
  • A different field trip each week (1/week).
  • Other field trips may include: JellyStone Park, Butterfly House, Outdoor Campus and more!

Contact Caitlyn Dikoff with questions regarding summer care!
605-247-9622
cdikoff@siouxfallsymca.org

Elementary Programs Registration

Directions to get registered:

  1. If you are a returning member and have used our programming previously, select the middle option stating that you are a returning member but do not remember your credentials. Then input your Last name and birthdate. If you have been a member previously and are unable to log in please contact Caitlyn for assistance so you do not create two accounts. If you have not been a member with us before you will create a new account on the far right and follow the steps as prompted.
  2. Select non-member and fill in any boxes with a star. Please be sure to put an email you check frequently because this is how I get families emails to send out updates on your child.
  3. Then the screen will go to your account. Select programs.
  4. Click on the add programs button. (This is blue)
  5. Select the Youth Performance Center for the YPC or the downtown branch for Hartford (KARE), or Baltic Y-Kids. Then select the summer sessions and click register.
  6. Then it will bring you to a registration page. You will need to click on the child you want, there should be a blank picture above the name. But you will need to click the child.
  7. The next page is the waivers, look through those and agree or disagree and click continue non- member only.
  8. The next page is the payments page. Before you do anything there is a drop down close to the top next to the word fees. This is where you select whether your child is before only, after only, or before and after.
  9. The next page is the payments page. You will be prompted to select to pay everything upfront or to may payments on the due date. If you would like the payments to be made on the due date you need to also be sure the box below is check marked for auto-payments. The system will not automatically pull the payments from your card.

Contact Us!
Elementary Programs Director, Caitlyn, would be happy to answer any questions.
ypc@siouxfallsymca.org or 605-274-9622

YMCA after school program
YMCA after school program
YMCA after school program

Before & After School Programs

Y-CLUB at YPC

For K-5th Grades

Our offsite Elementary After School Program offers daily busing to our Youth Performance Center (YPC) facility from the schools listed below. Y-Club has Fun activities, such as trampoline, foam pit, projected movies, Gross and Fine motor, Sensory, STEM, and many more.

Serving Sioux Falls Schools:

  • John F. Kennedy
  • Oscar Howe
  • Pettigrew
  • Sonia Sotomayor
  • Laura Wilder

Fee: $25 Registration Fee per child, $98 Biweekly per child

Times: 2:45pm-6:00pm

Location: Youth Performance Center (YPC):

2517 S Shirley Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57106

BALTIC Y-Club

For K-5th Grades

Our Elementary Before and After School Program offers care within the Baltic school. Y-Club has wonderful activities such as; arts and crafts, science experiments, gross motor activities, fine motor activities, sensory and many more. Y-Club also offers homework help for students with busy schedules.

Fee:

  • $25 Registration Fee per child

Bi-weekly Fees:

  • $44-Before Care ONLY
  • $70 After Care ONLY
  • $108 Before and After school Care

Times: Before school 7:00am – 8:00am, After school 3:15pm-6:00pm

Location: Baltic Elementary:

1 Bulldog Ave, Baltic, SD 57003

WEST CENTRAL YMCA Kare

For K-5th Grades

Our Elementary Before and After School Program offers daily busing to our KARE program from Humboldt. KARE has wonderful activities such as; arts and crafts, science experiments, STEM projects, gross motor activities, fine motor activities, sensory and many more. KARE also offers homework help for students with busy schedules.

Fee:

$25- Registration Fee per child

Bi-Weekly Fees:

  • Before School Care ONLY- $36
  • Before AND After School Care- $122
  • After School Care- $86

Times: Before Care is 7:00am – 8:30am, After Care is 3:00pm-6:00pm

*Times may vary according to the School District schedule

Location: West Central Elementary:

303 E 2nd St, Hartford, SD 57033

FAQs About Elementary Y-Club Programs