The Bend Park and Recreation District, in partnership with Bend-La Pine Schools, will offer a limited space all-day childcare program at Bend elementary schools to support working families during the Comprehensive Distance Learning period that will begin the 2020-21 school year.
All day program details Dates: September 16-October 23 Additional sessions will be added if distance learning is extended by Bend-La Pine Schools.
Location: All Bend elementary schools except for Amity and Westside Village. Children will be assigned to their home school whenever possible.
Cost: $200 per week (due bi-weekly), no application fee, financial assistance available for qualifying families
Ages: 1st-5th grades
The first round of applications have been processed. Applications will continue to be accepted while some spots remain available.
To register and for frequently asked questions visit https://www.bendparksandrec.org/activities/childcare/#oprec.
The health and safety of participants is our highest priority. We will have procedures and protocols in place that meet all COVID-related childcare and Oregon Health Authority guidelines. These include the following. Additional details and instructions will be provided to families before the start of the program.