Learning Beyond the Bell Starts with City Of Las Vegas Programs
Registration for the Safekey before- and after-school enrichment program, for youth in grades kindergarten through 5, begins Tuesday, July 20, and affords students the opportunity to learn beyond the bell. Registration and payments can be completed online at www.lasvegasnevada.gov/Safekey. Cash, check and money order payments can be made at the city of Las Vegas Customer Care Center located at 500 S. Main St. Customer Care Center walk-in hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
There is an annual $20 registration fee per participant per account for these programs. The daily cost is $7 for before-school attendance and $10 for after-school. Safekey accepts employer child care reimbursement forms as well as third-party subsidy certificates from the following organizations: Desert Regional Center, East Valley Family Services, Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada, Inc., and the Las Vegas Urban League.
Safekey provides youth enrichment programs outside of school hours at 63 Clark County School District elementary schools within the city of Las Vegas for grades K-5.
Safekey daily and weekly scheduled activities include physical fitness, STEAM programming (science, technology, engineering art and mathematics), arts and crafts, Reader’s Theater, games, literacy programming, special events, homework time and a nutritional afternoon snack.
Safekey operates as a pre-paid program; participants must be pre-enrolled and paid for each specific date of attendance. For questions, please contact the Safekey office at 702-229-KIDS (5437) or visit www.lasvegasnevada.gov/safekey for more information. The Safekey program uses the school district calendar as a guide and operates on days that in-person instruction is in session. School begins Aug. 9, 2021.
See the list of elementary schools in the city of Las Vegas that offer Safekey programs here.