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Berkley Schools Kids' Zone Latchkey & Summer Camp Program

Before & After School Care Latchkey

Kids' Zone is committed to providing a high-quality after school program and a strong partnership with each child's family. We work together to create life-long learners, ready to reach their fullest potential in school and in life. We focus on each child as an individual, and strive to create a unique experience in a safe, nurturing and enriching environment.

Kids' Zone (School Age Childcare Latchkey) and Summer Days Camp programs are licensed by Michigan Department of Human Services. We are committed to exceed the standards set by the State.

Any school aged child entering TK/Kindergarten through 5th grade who has completed all of the required application forms, and is 5 years of age, is eligible for admission to Kids' Zone latchkey. Students must be going into 1st-6th grade to be eligible for Summer Days Camp. Enrollment will be ongoing until the program is full, register early to guarantee your child(ren) can participate in the Kids' Zone or Summer Days Camp program.

Before & After School Care Hours

Angell, Pattengill and Rogers Elementary

Before Care: 7:00am - 8:00am
After Care: 3:15pm - 6:00pm
Half Day Care: Begins at 11:20am

Norup International

Before Care: 7:00am - 8:15am
After Care: 3:20pm - 6:00pm
Half Day Care: Begins at 11:30am

Kids’ Zone is available to students grades TK-5, before and after-school at Angell, Norup, Pattengill and Rogers.  We also offer child care for registered Kids’ Zone families on half days, snow days, and during Winter & Spring breaks.

Kids’ Zone provides a high-quality program and a strong partnership with each child’s family. We focus on children as individuals, and strive to create a unique experience in a safe, nurturing and enriching environment.

Kids’ Zone is licensed by the State of Michigan for child care. We are staffed at an 18 students to 1 adult ratio, and will expand care as needed until we reach our allowed maximum.

2022-23 Application Procedures

Reach out to Andrea Megroet about availability for the 22-23 school year: 248-837-8900

Applications will be accepted during the early application kick-off week May 16th-20th, 2022.  Students will be considered in order of their scheduled days, with 5 days/week students first, after all applications are received.  Signing up for 5 days/week and changing to less days at a later date may result in you going on the waiting list.  Please only sign up for the days you need, so we can try to accommodate everyone that turned in applications during the kick-off week.  If availability allows throughout the school year we will accept new students on a first come first served basis until we reach maximum capacity.

Please return completed forms online, by fax 248.546.9238 or via email to Andrea Megroet

Once the program is full, students will be placed on a waiting list and contacted when space becomes available.

2022-2023 Forms

PDF Document2022-2023 Kids' Zone Tuition Fees
PDF Document2022-2023 Kids' Zone Calendar
PDF Document2022-2023 Parent Handbook
PDF DocumentProgram Withdrawal Form
PDF DocumentAutomatic Credit Card Authorization
PDF DocumentMonthly Tuition Slips
PDF DocumentMedication Permission Form
PDF DocumentOver The Counter Medication Form

If you have any questions or concerns email Andrea Megroet or phone 248-837-8900.

2022 Summer Days Camp

June 27 - August 12, 2022
Monday - Friday
7 am - 6 pm

For students entering 1st through 6th Grade

Program cost: $240 per week or $65 daily
Registration Fee: $60 or $100 for family

Join us this summer where campers will develop new relationships and set the tone for an amazing summer filled with field trips, fun, and friendships! Weekly themes include:  Summer Blast Off, Party in the USA, Superhero Week, Mad Science, Michigan Adventures, and Wacky Water.

Camp will be held at Rogers Elementary School, 2265 Hamilton, Berkley, 48072. For more information please contact Building Blocks at 248-837-8900.

Camp Orientation for Parents

When: Wednesday, June 8th,  6:30-7 pm, via Zoom

Summer Camp Registration

PDF Document2022 Summer Days Camp Application
PDF Document2022 Summer Days Camp Information
PDF DocumentSummer Days Camp Tuition Payment Slip
PDF DocumentParent Handbook

Applications for Summer Days Camp may be submitted by downloading the forms online above and email completed forms to Andrea Megroet.

Berkley Building Blocks
14700 W. Lincoln
Oak Park, MI 48237

Phone: 248-837-8900
For more information e-mail: Andrea Megroet.

News & Announcements

2022-2023 Kids' Zone

Kids' Zone Enrollment Kick-Off  The Kids' Zone early application kick-off week is May 16th - 20th.  The application will be posted on May 13th, 2022. Families will receive notice of acceptance into the Kids' Zone program after June 1st.   Send in your application during the kick-off week period to ensure your spot.  Students will be considered in order of their scheduled days.  We will accept applications after kick-off week and throughout the school year depending on availability.

Kids' Zone Latchkey Office

Berkley Building Blocks
14700 W. Lincoln
Oak Park, MI 48237

Phone: 248-837-8900
Fax: 248-546-9238

Available Schools

Angell Elementary
Norup International
Pattengill Elementary
Rogers Elementary