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2020 Summer Registration Opens January 14, 2020

2020 SPOT Summer Brochure (Printable)

2020 SPOT Summer Brochure (Text)

Running Summer Monday -Friday, June 11- August 26 (Closed July 3rd)


This Page's Information is Subject to Change Prior to January 14, 2020

2020 SPOT is Located at Maple Grove Middle School

Entry Door

Phone Number


TBD 763-391-8429 Pending


SPOT (Grades 6-8) is a place for older youth to not only hang out and make new friends but a program that is truly designed by youth for youth.  Our staff places a heavy emphasis on leadership development with program participants who develop/assist in developing field trips, activities, service opportunities and more!

  • Open to students entering 6th through 8th grade.
  • Programming will take place from June 11 to August 26 at Maple Grove Middle School.
  • Registration for Summer 2020 begins on 1/14/20. We will continue to take enrollments until the site is at capacity, at which point we will begin a waitlist.

Quality Summer Fun!

Community Education through Osseo Area Schools offers fun and engaging summer care for students entering grades K-8. All summer programs include:

  • Energy, nutrition, and wellness collaboration with Lifetime Fitness.
  • Early morning and late afternoon clubs, camps, and games.
  • Dedicated breakfast and afternoon snack. (Please provide lunch for your child each day)
  • Weekly media time, reading, and book checkout with a district media specialist.
  • Off-site field trips and on-site special events.
  • Active exercise curriculum teaching healthy, positive and fit responses to life’s choices.
  • Family Fun Run opportunity for a 1K/5K run/walk race.
  • Hands-on activities that promote learning:
  Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM)   Teamwork
        Social-Emotional Learning Math Music
  Healthy Culinary Innovations Leadership Opportunities Art
  Community Service/Learning Literacy Field Trips

SPOT Summer Family Preview, Orientation, and Sampler 

Thursday, April 16, 2020 

At Maple Grove Middle School 

Pizza Dinner 6:00 pm 

Formal Orientation 6:15 pm 

Student Activity Sampler 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm

Casual Family Meet & Greet

Families can participate in a meet and greet, visit, ask questions, and interact with staff as we prepare our summer site.
Wednesday, June 10th, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Summer 2020 Rates and Contract Options:

  • Auto Payment is required
  • We will continue to take enrollments until the site is at capacity, at which point SPOT will begin a waitlist. 
  • You can pick exactly what days you want your youth to attend this summer. The more days you pick, the cheaper the rate.
  • Registering by the priority deadline 2/4/20 requires a non-refundable registration fee of $25.00 per student contract.
  • Registration after the priority deadline (2/4/20) requires a non-refundable registration fee of $35.00 per student contract.
  • An email notification will be given when your contract is accepted. 

Before Commitment Deadline 5/20/20, 11:59 PM 

  • Families may drop and add days based on availability without a change fee. Some dates fill quickly (including field trip days) and may not be available due to staffing ratios or field trip ticket pre-orders. 
  • After 5/20/20, contracts are locked for the summer and subject to the commitment day policy in your terms and conditions.

After Commitment Deadline 5/20/20 

  • Families may cancel days for a fee if notice is received by Wednesday 11:59 pm prior to the affected week. The cancellation fee is $15 per child for each email (regardless of the number of days requested). Requests must be made to  
    • Removing days are subject to daily rate fee adjustments.
    • Rate adjustments are not retroactive and take effect moving forward. 
  • Days may be added at the Drop-In Rate on a space-availability basis by entering it in the registration system by Wednesday 11:59 pm prior to the week attending. 
  • No swapping or banking of days is allowed. 

Contracts entered after May 20th are not guaranteed placement when summer begins on June 11th and are subject to space availability. An email notification will be given when your contract is accepted. 

2020 Summer SPOT Rates Based On Days Attending

"Same Day" Drop-In (Requires Active Contract $54.29/Day
1-19 Days $49.35/Day
20-29 Days $45.15/Day
30-39 Days $40.95/Day
40 or More Days $36.75/Day
The Spot program is open weekdays 6:30 am - 6:00 pm


Summer 2020 Field Trips and Schedules (In Progress)

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2020 Summer SPOT Breakfast and Snack Menu (Pending)

2020 SPOT Summer Field Trips

SPOT reserves the right to cancel, reschedule, or adjust a program field trip location, date, or time. This adjustment could be due to weather, facility location, or program decision. If a cancellation or adjustment does occur on a day your child/children are scheduled to attend, families will not be allowed to switch days or have your account credited due to this change. We cannot control all circumstances related to field trips and will communicate with families as soon as we know of any changes to scheduled trips.

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Kidstop Main Office
Northwest Family Service Center
7051 Brooklyn Blvd.
Brooklyn Center, MN 55429
Fax: 763-585-7284

Kidstop Administrative Assistant
Mary Aydt 
Ph: 763-585-7281  

Kidstop Administrative Assistant
Dean Dvorak (M, W, F only)
Ph: 763-585-7287

Billing Specialist
Sue Pumarlo
Ph: 763-585-7285

Kristy Johnson
Ph: 763-585-7280

Program/Staffing Manager
Connie Thomas
Ph: 763-585-7375

Program Specialist
Tod Erickson
Ph: 763-585-7282