Summer Playground

The Summer Playground program is an eight to nine week program which begins one week after Biloxi Public Schools let out for the summer. The program ends one week before children begin the new school year.
Sites are Jeff Davis, Mercy Cross, North Woolmarket, Woolmarket, and Popps Ferry schools, upon approval.
Children have the opportunity to attend field trips along the Gulf Coast, participate in arts & crafts and organized games.

This program is open to all children ages 5 – 14. All five year olds must have completed kindergarten.
Teen camp is for ages 12 – 14 and Sun Camp is for children with physical and mental disabilites.

Camp will be held Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. with extended care, Latch Key, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

CAMP STARTS: Monday, June 2, 2014
CAMP ENDS: Friday, August 1, 2014.

2014 CAMPSITES

  • Jeff Davis
  • Mercy Cross – Sun Camp (limited to 12 campers) and Teen Camp
  • North Woolmarket Elementary -gym
  • North Woolmarket Middle -gym
  • Popps Ferry
  • Woolmarket gym

PROGRAM FEES

Biloxi resident: $10 registration fee
$40 weekly fee for first child, $20 for each additional child
$50 field trip fee per child – One time cost
$60 latch key fee per child – One time cost
Non-Biloxi residents: $20 registration fee
$50 weekly fee for first child, $25 for each additional child
$50 field trip fee per child – One time cost
$60 latch key fee per child – One time cost

MANDATORY INFORMATION NEEDED FOR REGISTRATION

  1. Proof of residency
  2. Social security number of each camper
  3. Two emergency contact numbers
  4. List of those who can pick child/children up
  5. Health insurance policy number
  6. Health information on child/children

REGISTRATION

2015 REGISTRATION INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED IN EARLY 2015.

Contact:
Parks and Recreation Department
228-388-7170 – phone
228-388-2489 – fax
playground@biloxi.ms.us