When School is Out, Day Camp is in Session!

The Y Day Camp program is designed with both parents and kids in mind. Our low cost program provides a flexible schedule for working parents who are looking for fun and engaging care for their kids while school is out.

Ages: 5-15 years

Times: 6:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Financial Assistance is available. Please contact the YMCA to learn more about our Financial Assistance program.

Date Branches Cost
Winter Break: Dec 17 – 21 All branches $139/165
Winter Break: Dec 24 – 28* All branches $112/132
Winter Break: Dec 31 – Jan 4* All branches $112/132
MLK Jr. Day Break: Jan 21 Redlands Y $30/35
President’s Day: Feb 18 Redlands Y $30/35
Spring Break: March 18 – 23 Redlands Y; San Bernardino Y $139/165
Spring Break: March 25 – 29 All Branches $139/165
Spring Break: April 1 – April 5 Highland Y; San Bernardino Y $139/165

* The Y will be closed on Christmas and New Years day. We have half days on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve.

We want to give parents all the info they need before sending their kids off to a YMCA Day Camp! Download our Parent’s Guide to Day Camp here. 

Trained & Caring Staff

Our staff are not only trained individuals but they have a passion for helping kids!

Fun All Break Long

When they’re not busy learning or on field trips, they’re having fun at the Y!

Weekly Field Trips

From the beach to the museum, we offer weekly field trips as part of the Y’s program.

Summer Learning Loss Prevention

A free program to help kids keep learning all summer long!

Frequently Asked Questions:

How are Day Camp staff trained?

All staff must pass a criminal background check, be certified in CPR/First Aid, and be trained prior to working. Staffs are hired for their unique blend of creativity as well as a commitment to safety and the well-being of children.

What does my child need to bring?

Sack Lunch, Backpack, Water Bottle, Sunscreen, Hat, closed toed shoes & weather appropriate attire.

What about snacks?

The YMCA provides a light snack in the morning and mid-afternoon at 8am and 4pm

Who is the authorized to pick-up my child?

Only individuals you list are allowed to pick-up your child- please be prepared to show state/government issued photo identification daily: Employer identification cards will not be accepted.

Is financial assistance available?

The YMCA offers up to 50% scholarships on programs and membership. Please see the Front Desk regarding the application process.

What NOT to bring to Day Camp

Money, Weapons of any kind, Undocumented medicines, Pets, Toys, Electronic devices, Playing cards, Cell phones, etc. (The YMCA OF THE EAST VALLEY is not responsible for lost or stolen items).

What type of swimwear is appropriate?

Boys must have swim shorts/trunks in order to swim. Girls must wear a one piece bathing suit or wear a black shirt over two piece swim suit. No swim suit may be worn that exposes the stomach or chest below the collarbone for girls.

What is the discipline philosophy?

To build self esteem with a constructive method- including setting limits, helping children realize appropriate choices, and building parental partnerships to forge a positive experience.

When and where may I drop off and pick up my child?

Check-In begins at 6:30am. Check-Out at 4:30pm. Check-ins are held at the YMCA front desk. All children must be picked up by 6:30pm. Children being picked up and dropped off between 9:00am and 4:00pm must go to the Front Desk of the YMCA.

Who may I contact for more information?

Highland YMCA: Andrea Trujillo, Membership & Camp Director (909) 425-9622 ext. 7304
Redlands YMCA: Raheem Odomes, Program Director (909) 798-9622 ext. 7106
San Bernardino YMCA: Ubaldo Franco, Program Director, (909) 881-9622 ext. 7401

Download Day Camp Registration Form

Get a jump start and print out our registration form

Please note: specific documents are required upon registering for Day Camp. Details are included in the form.