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Summer Programs

Extend-A-Care for Kids’ Summer Day Camp (5-12 year olds*) is the place to keep your children physically active and engaged in learning activities while they make new friends and have new experiences. The Summer Day Camp program that focuses on the whole child experience with activities for physical activity, social emotional learning (self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, self-awareness, and responsible decision making), creativity, voice and choice, enrichment and provides an environment to allow children to have positive social experiences. See locations below (New sites added: Travis Heights, Barton Hills and Brentwood Elementary).

Throughout the summer your child will experience a variety of enriching activities such as basketball, soccer, baseball, flag football, arts & crafts, cooking, painting and much more! Our summer curriculum is based on weekly themes which are developed from children's literature books introduced to students during the camp. This offers children a constant source of new and interesting material and activities. 2018 Theme: "Around the World in 50 Days" -- Students will embark on a multicultural fantasy voyage around the world learning the customs, crafts, and cuisine of destinations as diverse as Africa and Alaska, from the rainforest to the Sahara! Click here for 2018 themes and Brochure. Children will attend a weekly field trip with an on-site field trip for week one (see summer trips from last summer) .View our 2018 Summer Sports Calendar!  Take a Glance at the 2017 Summer Field Trips.  

The Extend-A-Care for Kids Summer 2018 Camp will feature exciting clubs for your children! The clubs include the Kindle club, Film Club, Fitness club, Calligraphy/Drawing club, a LEGO Robotics club, a Photography club, and an XBOX club! These clubs will rotate through the sites during the summer which will provide every child a chance to experience the fabulous clubs.

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*4 year old care offered at Preschool programs. Please see location list below for more details.

“I have been so impressed with your summer camp. It makes my work day better, and I love picking up two happy kids every evening. I’m sure I echo many parents’ sentiments when I say there is nothing like knowing your kids are well taken care of while you’re working during the day.”

— 2017 EAC Summer Camp Parent

Location Map

Travis Heights Elementary

2010 Alameda Dr
Austin, Texas 78704
Ph: (512) 441-2522

2010 Alameda Dr, Austin, Texas 78704
Ph: (512) 441-2522

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Barton Hills Elementary

2108 Barton Hills Drive
Austin, Texas 78704
Ph: (512) 444-2384

2108 Barton Hills Drive, Austin, Texas 78704
Ph: (512) 444-2384

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Brentwood Elementary

6700 Arroyo Seco
Austin, Texas 78757
Ph: (512) 453-1758

6700 Arroyo Seco, Austin, Texas 78757
Ph: (512) 453-1758

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Andrews Elementary

6801 Northeast Drive
Austin, Texas 78723
Ph: (512) 926-7945

6801 Northeast Drive, Austin, Texas 78723
Ph: (512) 926-7945

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Dawson Elementary

3001 S. 1st Street
Austin, Texas 78704
Ph: (512) 841-0708

3001 S. 1st Street, Austin, Texas 78704
Ph: (512) 841-0708

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Galindo Infant / PreSchool Program

3800 S. 2nd Street
Austin, Texas 78704
Ph: (512) 841-0595

3800 S. 2nd Street, Austin, Texas 78704
Ph: (512) 841-0595

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Little Angels

55 N IH-35
Austin, Texas 78702
Ph: (512) 226-8242

55 N IH-35, Austin, Texas 78702
Ph: (512) 226-8242

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KIPP Austin North

8004 Cameron Road
Austin , Tx 78754
Ph: 512-800-1438

8004 Cameron Road, Austin , Tx 78754
Ph: 512-800-1438

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KIPP Austin Ridge

8509 FM 969
Austin, TX 78724
Ph: (512) 928-5767

8509 FM 969, Austin, TX 78724
Ph: (512) 928-5767

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KIPP Daycare

8509 FM 969 #C Portable
Austin , TX 78724
Ph: 512-906-9188

8509 FM 969 #C Portable, Austin , TX 78724
Ph: 512-906-9188

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KIPP South

5107 South IH-35
Austin, Texas 78744
Ph: (512) 707-1274

5107 South IH-35, Austin, Texas 78744
Ph: (512) 707-1274

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Palm Elementary

7601 Dixie Drive
Austin, Texas 78744
Ph: (512) 282-6227

7601 Dixie Drive, Austin, Texas 78744
Ph: (512) 282-6227

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Pleasant Hill Elementary

6405 Circle South Rd
Austin, Texas 78745
Ph: (512) 447-5522

6405 Circle South Rd, Austin, Texas 78745
Ph: (512) 447-5522

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Kyle Elementary

500 W. Blanco
Kyle, Texas 78640
Ph: (512) 268-6833

500 W. Blanco, Kyle, Texas 78640
Ph: (512) 268-6833

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Cunningham Elementary

2200 Berkeley Ave.
Austin, TX 78745
Ph: 512-297-8395

2200 Berkeley Ave., Austin, TX 78745
Ph: 512-297-8395

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EAC Summer Experience

The EAC Experience will include:

Swimming Field Trips* Reading during Book Nook Time
Sports: Soccer, Basketball, Flag Football, Softball, Kickball Makerspace/ STEM Clubs
Drama Einstein Hour including over 25 projects per week Tennis
Fun Zones with Games/Puzzles and Legos Arts and Craft  

*Field Trips Include: Blazer Tag, Westgate Lanes Bowling, Wonder World Caverns, Zilker Playscape, Westgate Cinema, Peter Pan Golf, Cabelas, Aquarena Springs, Pollyanna Theatre, San Marcos Playscape, Magic Show, Millennium Youth Complex, Thinkery, and Inner Space Caverns (destinations vary according to site) ** EAC children participate in 5 different sports throughout the summer. They learn the skills and rules of one sport at a time over the course of 2 weeks during morning activities. See the Sports Calendar for 2017.

What Makes Us Different

  1. Curriculum Activities: We offer developmentally appropriate activities & projects and encourage reading during the summer through our literature based curriculum themes. There are over 25 unique projects lead by staff each week which consist of multiple cooking, art and science projects. This summer's theme is "Around the World in 50 Days". See the summer brochure for more details.
  2. Field Trips: We offer 1 swim trip per week and two field trips every week (one offsite and one onsite) from session 2-10.
  3. Specialty Sports: We offer a specialty sports camp 4 days a week. Rotating the following sports every two weeks: Basketball, Soccer, Kickball, Flag Football, Softball plus a bonus sport -- Tennis.
  4. Clubs: Over 15 clubs will rotate through the camps for children to lead activities in film making, LEGO creation, LEGO robotics, comic books, photography, motion/fitness, Reduce, Reuse and Recycle club, and more.
  5. Makerspace Zones: Children will have opportunities to learn coding, explore in the deconstruction zone, create music with Makey Makey equipment, challenge themselves with weekly STEM challenges, and develop unique creations through exploration.
  6. FUN Zone: Set up daily for children to participate in bowling, "Big" table games, and drums and keyboards.
  7. Hours: We are open from 7:15 am – 6:30 pm (typically, other programs open later or close earlier).
  8. Weekly sessions to make it convenient for parents to choose only the weeks they need. A deposit of $20/week is required to hold your space.
  9. Experience: We have been partnering with Central Texas school districts for over 48 years.
  10. Resources: We are the largest, licensed child care organization in Central Texas.
  11. Quality: The best staff members are chosen to work for us during the summer. We offer trained staff and low ratios (17 students: 1 child care provider).
  12. We are licensed by the Texas Department of Family & Protective Services, which provides monitoring and random site visits.
  13. Certification: Every staff member is certified in CPR and first aid. All afternoon staff are certified in Basic Water Safety as well.
  14. Affordability: Annually, we provide over $1 million in financial assistance to low-income families.

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2018 Summer Sites

The participating sites for children 5-12 years old will be:


  • Andrews Elementary, 6801 Northeast Dr., 78723
  • Barton Hills Elementary, 2108 Barton Hills Dr. 78704
  • Brentwood Elementary, 6700 Arroyo Seca  78757
  • Buda Elementary, 500 FM 967, 78610
  • Cunningham Elementary, 2200 Berkeley Ave., 78745
  • Dawson Elementary, 3001 South 1st St., 78704
  • Kyle Elementary, 500 Blanco St., Kyle 78640
  • Palm Elementary, 7601 Dixie Dr., 78744
  • Pleasant Hill Elementary, 6405 Circle South Rd., 78745
  • Travis Heights Elementary, 2010 Alameda Dr, Austin, TX 78704

Summer Infant/Preschool program locations* (Note: Includes some onsite field trips; excludes offsite field trips and swim trips):

  • Blazier Preschool (ages 6wks – 4 yrs only)
  • Galindo Preschool (ages 6wks – 4 yrs only), 3800 South 2nd St., 78704
  • KIPP South Daycare (ages 6wks - 2 yrs only) 5107 South IH-35 78744
  • KIPP Austin Daycare (6wks - 2 yrs only), 8509 FM 969, 78724
  • KIPP North Daycare (ages 6wks - 2 yrs only) 8004 Cameron Road 78754
  • Little Angels (ages 6wks – 24mos only), 55 N. IH35, 78702

*Registration for infant/preschool programs are monthly. Cost: $875 per month for infant services and $695 per month for preschool services.