Children's Programs

Children's Programs

HIGH FIVE® quality program that will keep your child active with programs or activities that are age appropriate and fun? The City of St. John’s offers a wide variety of programs for children. For registration information please click on specific lines. Before you register online for programs please ensure that your account is up to date by calling 576-8499 or 576-8631.

Please note that COVID-19 protocol procedures and adherence are established for the safety of participants and staff in our programs.

 

                                   

 


Early Years

Our programs provide an opportunity for your young children to be active and socialize, in a safe and welcoming environment.

To learn more information on programs offered, please click on the links below:
Preschool
Children will prepare for Kindergarten through aplay based program with caring leaders through the delivery of High Five quality model.

Playgroups
Check out the playgroup schedule
 


School Age

Check out the seasonal Camps After School Programs in various locations in the City of St. John's offering a wide variety of experiences such as physical literacy, outdoor adventures, swimming, arts and craft and much more.

To learn more information on programs offered, please click the links below:

After School Program

Seasonal Camp Program
 


Preteen

Opportunities for preteens to participate or learn new skills is also available through the Home Alone programs offered throughout the year.

To learn more information on programs offered, please click the links below:

Home Alone Safety For Kids
Comprehensive safety course that prepares children to stay home alone.

Family Learn To Knit
10+ adults learn to knit, pearl, and work creating fun projects
              

For more information please call 576-8631 or email recreation@stjohns.ca.

 


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Our Leaders/Staff:
Our staff are qualified and dedicated leaders whose focus is to ensure children are provided with a safe and fun environment that encourages physical activity, physical literacy and supports healthy child development. All our staff are carefully screened and require a recent RNC certificate of conduct, vulnerable sector check, standard first aid, CPR and High Five
® Certification. Staff also receive comprehensive training in areas relating to safety, child development, program planning, guiding behaviour, disability awareness and inclusion.  If your child requires support or assistance to participate in the program, please call 709-576-4450 or email inclusion@stjohns.ca.