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Safekey

Safekey is a before- and after-school recreational enrichment program held at all Henderson elementary schools. This fun-filled program focuses on crafts, games and special activities as an alternative while parents work. The program offers a variety of stimulating activities designed to help your child grow socially, emotionally and physically, as well as homework time and a snack. Safekey provides milk by way of the USDA Special Milk Program through a grant from the Nevada Department of Education.

Safekey follows the Clark County School District calendar and is offered 6:45am-7am to 8:45am-9am, and from school dismissal to 6pm. Program start and end times vary based on school bell times. Contact the Youth Enrichment office in advance for more information or to confirm start/end times. School bell times are set by the Clark County School District and are subject to change at the district’s discretion.

When school isn't in session (school vacations, etc.), kids can take part in Kids Zone. Visit the Kids Zone page to learn more or ask at your Safekey site.


Please note that there is a $10 annual registration charge per student.

Rates

Safekey/Teen Scene Pricing

Safekey is available at a flat rate* per child of $5 for the before-school program and $9 for the after-school program. Teen Scene is available at a flat rate of $9 for the after-school program ($5 for the morning program, which is available at Del Webb and White only). A sibling discount (after the first child) of 10 percent is available for children from the same immediate family. The city reserves the right to request supporting documentation.

Safekey offers extended stay for parents who are unable to pick up their children by 6pm. It is available from 6pm-6:30pm for $10 per week, per child.

The daily rate can be paid in advance or on the day your child attends the program. You may pay online at cityofhenderson.com/parks or at any recreation center. Payments are not accepted at Safekey/Teen Scene sites. All payments must be made prior to your child attending the program.

You may pay by check, credit card, money order or cash. Please make checks and money orders payable to the City of Henderson. At your Safekey/Teen Scene site, present your receipt to site staff for verification of payment and enrollment. Without a receipt your child will be unable to attend the program.

For complete guidelines and policies, refer to the Youth Enrichment Handbook for Parents, located at cityofhenderson.com (type ‘camps’ in the search box).

*With exception to Burkholder Middle School, Brown Junior High School, Hinman Elementary School and Robert Taylor Elementary School, which are on a different rate schedule.

Dates Available

Year-round program (follows Clark County School District calendar)
Monday-Friday before school 6:45am/7am to 8:45am/9am, and after school from dismissal to 6pm.

Registration/Payment Methods

Registration is ongoing at all Safekey sites during Safekey hours (Monday-Friday before school and from dismissal time until 6pm). Payment is required prior to the child attending the program. Parents may pay the daily rate by one of two methods:
  • Online until 11:59pm
  • At any recreation center by 8pm

A charge will be assessed for late pickups at $10 for every 10 minutes, beginning at closing. For additional information, call the Safekey office at 702-267-4100. Drop-ins are welcome (sorry, no hourly rates). Daily rates are effective after closing on Wednesday. Safekey/Teen Scene families are eligible for multiple child discount rates. .

Financial assistance is available for qualified families. Check with your Safekey site or call 702-267-4000.

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