Summer and Recreation Programs

Durham District School Board (DDSB) offers a variety of Early Years summer and after school recreational programs for students and caregivers.

Summer programs

K is for Kindergarten program

K is for Kindergarten is a free program to help families prepare their child for Kindergarten.


Contact the DDSB provider listed on the appropriate brochure to register for the program:

Program details

K is for Kindergarten includes 8 sessions that will help you and your child prepare for Kindergarten. Your child will take part in a play-based curriculum that focuses on the development of: 

K is for Kindergarten brochure

  • Early math skills
  • Social skills
  • Fine and gross motor skills
  • Language and literacy
You will be given tools and strategies to create a smooth transition into Kindergarten.
Topics include:
  • Self-regulation
  • Learning styles
  • Communication with your child

After school recreation programs

We have partnered with community agencies to offer affordable after school recreation programs for children between the ages of 6 and 12.


Recreational programs are not available at all DDSB schools. Check our community brochures to find a program near you:

Contact the provider at your child's school to register for one of our programs.