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Sports

 
SPARC offers sports leagues in basketball, soccer and volleyball. Visit our sports page for information and registration forms on current leagues offered.

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  1. Before and After School Programs


    Fremont, Harrison, Truman, Watkins*, Westport, Williams (p.m . only), and Wilson’s Creek
    *Watkins students will be bussed before and after school to Fremont Elementary.
    View Program Flyer | View Registration Form | View Credit Card Form

    Ages 5-12 yrs.
    Before School: 6:30 a.m.-School begins; M-F
    After School: School dismissal-6 p.m.; M-F
    Before School: $20/week
    Reduced rate* - $5/week
    After Scool: $40/week
    Reduced rate* - $15/week

    *Must qualify for free/reduced lunch status



  2. Winter Break Camp


    Your child will enjoy fun filled days of crafts, gym games and a field trip everyday. Sign up for one day or all five! Register by Dec. 14.

    5-12 yrs.
    December 21, 27, 28, 31, and Jan. 2 from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. at Sequiota Elementary
    $17/Child/Day

  3. Snow Day Program


    When Springfield Public Schools are closed for winter weather, kids may enjoy an activity-filled snow day at Oak Grove Community Center. On-site registration only. Space limited to 60 kids. Oak Grove Community Center 891-1635.

    Ages 5-12 yrs.
    SPS Snow Days at Oak Grove Community Center
    $17/Child/Day

  4. Parent's Night Out


    Go get that last minute shopping done without the kids. They will eat dinner, play games, make crafts, watch a movie and more! Register by Dec. 12.

    Grades K-4
    Fri., Dec. 14 from 5-10 p.m. at Harrison or Sequiota
    $13/Child
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SPARC Before & After School Programs


The programs provide a fun and safe environment for students to continue to learn and grow beyond school hours. The program provides:
  • Snack Time: A healthy after school snack and 100% Juice are provided.
  • Social Time: A chance for friends to catch up, talk about their day, and unwind.
  • Games and Activities: Every day provides a different activity, or choice of activities that work on a core physical, mental, or enrichment element. SPARC focuses on teamwork, sportsmanship, strategy, critical thinking, and more!
  • Homework Time: We give the students a chance to work on any homework from the day, study for any tests, or ask the staff for any specific help with an assignment.
  • Special Events: Movies, pizza parties, and cookouts!
The program is a licensed child care program that provides a great opportunity for your child to learn and grow both before and after school through a variety of clubs, sports, enrichment activities, homework help, and mentoring. SPARC also offers clubs throughout the year to enhance learning and physical activity beyond school hours. Download SPARC Registration Form (PDF).

Parent Handbook

Effective July 1, 2017, the Springfield-Greene County Park Board shall discontinue accepting Electronic Checks as a payment option for program payments. Credit card & debit cards will continue to be accepted.

For those patrons paying by credit card or debit card: Should funds not be available during the withdrawal process the $20 insufficient funds fee will be assessed and due at the time of payment failure and will be collected with any outstanding program fees. Program privileges will be suspended until all delinquent fees, charges and costs are paid in full. We apologize for any inconvenience. If you have any additional questions, please see the Administrator or Coordinator.