Summer @ NewSong United Methodist - Prairieville
18465 Old Perkins Road, Prairieville, LA 70769
Join the Fun at Kidcam NewSong!
Conveniently located on Old Perkins Road between Highland and Airline! Kidcam NewSong is sure to be a great time for all campers ages 5-13! Campers will never stop as they rotate through a variety of activities each week including art/crafts, drama, science, special guests, games, field trips, swimming trips and more! Facilities include air-conditioned rooms for smaller group activities, large space for whole camp gatherings, special guest presentations, talent shows and more! This location also sports a huge outdoor space for games that will keep summer active and fun – including large grassy areas, treed shady areas and a pond on-site! Plus – an on-site swimming pool to help cool over the summer! High quality staff and fun interactions make this camp rock all summer long! All that’s left to add to the fun is your child! Discounts for sessions! Discounts for siblings! Great hours for working parents…..drop off as early as 7am and aftercare until 6pm!
*Camps hosted in Christian-based facilities will incorporate Christian values.
Camp Dates & Hours
|Dates|| May 28 – August 2, 2019 |
Monday – Friday
|Hours||7:00am to 6:00pm|
|Before Care Hours: 7:00 am to 9:00am|
|Camp Day Hours: 9:00am to 3:00pm|
|After Care Hours: 3:00pm to 6:00pm (Additional fee applies, see rates*)|
Camp Location & Contact Information
|Address||Old Perkins at Bluff Road|
|Contact Phone #||Main Office – 225 485-6633.|
|Direct Camp Phone #||Will Post When Camp Begins|
|Pick Up & Drop Off||To be announced.|
|Federal Tax ID||Federal Tax ID: 42-1546031.|
Tuition, Fees & Discounts
REGISTER NOW FOR THE FULL SUMMER FOR THE BIGGEST SAVINGS!
A non-refundable one-time Registration Fee of $50 for the first child and $35 for each additional child.
Full Summer Tuition – The best deal!
Kidcam offers a discount of up to 20% of the full price when you purchase the entire summer! The sooner you pay – the bigger the discount! Prices will change on February 2, April 1, and May 10th. Unfortunately, registrations made after May 10th will no longer be subject to the Full Summer Discount.
Bulk-Week Tuition – Don’t need us for the entire summer?
Put 3 or more weeks in your cart to get a discount on tuition when purchasing before May 10th. *Please note: weeks must be purchased together at one time for the discount to apply.
Weekly Tuition – Early Bird Price is $148 per week without discounts prepay discounts.
The full rate is $156 per week when paying after Wednesday at 5 p.m. prior to the week you will attend camp. Kidcam offers a 10% discount on tuition for siblings that are in the same household and attend the same week for single weeks.
Part-Time Tuition – Part-time care may be available at some locations.
Please email the office at firstname.lastname@example.org, including the location, number and ages of children, days and hours requested.
Drop In – Drop in care (for a single day) may be available at some locations.
Please email the office at email@example.com to inquire.
After Care – After care is available from 3:00pm to 6:00pm for an additional fee.
Put money into your prepaid aftercare account and use it only when you need it. As you use aftercare, the prepaid funds are spent down. Replenish the account as needed. $2 per half hour for the first child and $1 per half hour for each additional child with a one hour minimum each day.
Please Note: Sibling discounts apply to single weeks only. Discounts are never combined.
Food for Thought
|Breakfast||Will likely be provided by a Federal Grant|
|Lunch||Will likely be provided by a Federal Grant|
|Aftercare Snack||May be brought or bought ($2.00)|
|Water||Please send a waterbottle daily or your account will be charged $1.00 for a bottle of water.|
Campers may choose to bring their lunch.
We are not guaranteed the grant for any or all of the summer. If we do not receive the grant, than Campers may bring their own lunch or Campers may purchase breakfast, lunch, and snacks using funds from the prepaid food account.
Gear Up for Fun
Kidcam T-shirts must be worn daily along with shorts or pants and closed-toes shoes.
Kidcam Special 45th Year Tye-Dye Shirt available for a limited time!
Each week Brag Tags will be given for campers who show the most camp spirit, happiest camper, camper who is friendly to the most people, and other fun and creative rewards! If your child receives one of these awarded Brag Tags, then they can add it to their Rockstar Band!
Ways to Register
Go to www.kidcamcamps.com
At the top right – Click “Register Now”
Create an account and fill in all information
Login to your account
Region: Choose Baton Rouge
Camp: Choose the location you want to attend
Put the Registration Fee, Weeks Desired, Tee Shirts, etc into your cart
You must pay for everything in your cart so only put in the cart what you are prepared to pay for
Check out and pay
Welcome to Kidcam!
If you have any problems – contact our office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 225 485-6633.
Ages & Programs
|Ages||5 – 13.|
|Kidets||Boys and Girls ages 5-6, and 7-9|
|Nexters||Boys and Girls ages 10-13.|
Weekly Themes & Fieldtrips
|Weekly Themes||Kidcam’s engaging weekly themes are action-packed with activities that promote fun, fitness, friendship, and creativity each week of camp. Weekly schedules & field trips will be sent out to registered campers in a weekly newsletter a few days before each Monday of camp.|
Here’s a look into this year’s groovy themes! Click image below to enhance for a larger view.
|Fieldtrips||Campers aged 5-13 will attend off-campus field trips . Field trip costs are included in the weekly tuition. Sometimes campers may bring additional money for field trips, you will be notified in the weekly newsletter during the summer if that is the case for any specific field trip.|
Director – Sheri Allen
Sheri is thrilled to join the Newsong Kidcam staff this year as director. Sheri has been associated with Kidcam for several years in other capacities, and she has been working with children for over 25 years. An LSU TIGER, she has lived in Baton Rouge since 1994 with her family and pets. Sheri and her husband Mike have two adult children and three furry four-legged children. When she is not teaching computer science and English to middle schoolers, Sheri enjoys reading, writing, sewing, and relaxing at the beach with her family. Sheri can’t wait to share exciting and fun experiences with the Newsong campers.
|Camper to Counselor Ratio||10:1 With camper safety as the cornerstone of our program, the camp staff consists of adults who are often teachers, outstanding college students and responsible and energetic teenagers. Once hired, the Kidcam staff goes through Kidcam University – a training program – in preparation for the first day of camp.|
Payment Options, Weekly Transfer & Refunds
|Payment Options||Payment options include paying weekly or in advance for discounts. We accept money orders and all major credit cards. If paying tuition weekly, tuition must be paid no later than 5pm on the Wednesday prior to the week you are attending camp in order to get the Early bird price. The full price is $8 additional.|
|Transfer Weeks||Purchased weeks may be transferred to other weeks for a $10 service fee per transfer. Email a transfer request to email@example.com|
|Cancelling Weeks||If you need to cancel any weeks of summer camp for your child, you may do so prior to May 10 for a $10 service fee by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 225-485-6633. The registration fee is not refundable.|
|Refunds||No refunds will be issued after May 10. Registration fees are non-refundable.|
|Online Account Management||Kidcam understands the busy schedules of working families. As a convenience, Kidcam offers an online account management system. Parents can register online, order apparel, set up food accounts, view payment history, track charges such as meal and after-care charges and pay fees online with a credit or debit card at anytime. By logging in to our safe, secure payment site, parents can print payment records as receipt for tax purposes or for your employer’s Dependent Care Reimbursement program. Our Federal tax ID # 42-1546031 and is provided with each payment record.|
- Update your Parent Profile. You should do this if your personal information has changed.
- Update your child’s personal information by clicking on Edit my Camper Info.
- View your current balance by clicking on My Account.
- Click Purchase Items to purchase registration, tuition, apparel, food, or after-care
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