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When school is out, fun is in at the Y. School Break Days are held for school children grades K-5 on most days Unit 5 schools are not scheduled to be in session, except for inclement weather days. School Break Days are a fun, safe place for your child to spend their week or time out of school. Participants have a chance to play games, do arts & crafts, and stay active with a variety of activities. 

Registration for School Break Days for the 2023/2024 school year is open now!

Program Outcomes


  • Provide a safe, nurturing, and structured environment
  • Increase physical activity through sport, games, and aquatics
  • Encourage creativity through art
  • Enhance social interaction 

School Break Day Dates


Dec. 22nd

Dec. 27th-29th

Jan. 2nd-5th, 8th, 15th-16th

Feb. 19th-20th

Mar. 25th-29th

Apr. 12th

All School Break Day Hours are 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Registration Information 

Participants who receive Financial Support are also required to register and pay online, as program discounts will be applied online.  Participants who receive state funding through CCRRN need to contact Paige at least 48 hours in advance to be placed on our roster.

Registration Pricing 

$35 YMCA Members

$50 Non-Members

There is an additional fee for each day attended. These fees will be available closer to the date.



What does my child need to bring for a school break day?

Children should bring gym shoes, a packed lunch, a swimsuit, and a towel.  

What is the cancellation policy for School Break Days?

A written request for cancellation must be sent to the Youth Development email ( at least 48 hours before the School Break Day you've registered for. You can receive either a full refund in the form of a system credit, or a partial refund (10% of your payment will be retained for processing fees) back to your card. Cancellations made less than 48 hours before the School Break Day begins will not be issued a refund.

What is the policy regarding late/returned payments?

Late payments will have an added fee of $10 and must be paid prior to the start of the School Break Day.

Returned payments will have an added fee of $25 and must be paid prior to the start of the School Break Day.