WYP School Day and After School Programs

School Year

2022-2023 Programs

WYP Seasons

  • Fall 1: August 22 - October 14, 2022 (WYP runs through most holidays, except Labor Day, and Thanksgiving week)
  • Fall 2: October 17 - December 16, 2022
  • Winter: January - March, 2023
  • Spring: March - May, 2023

Participants may attend WYP for one program per season (usually that means one day a week).

Please read our Covid-19 Precautions and Protocols.

School Year Content

School Year Details

Registration for Fall 1 (August 22-October 14) will open on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.

We may still have spaces available! Even though many programs are full/waitlist due to returning prior participants, we encourage you to add your name to the waitlist. Read the blog to learn more about how registration and waitlisting works at WYP.

Thank you for your patience while we strive to keep our programs accessible.

Woolly Bears 2.5-5 Meets 4x per week, must attend at least 2 days 9AM-1PM Learn More
Chickadees 3-5 Preschool age program, meets at one location 9AM-1PM Learn More
Treefrogs Grades K-2 After school 3PM-6PM Learn More
Bluebirds* Grades 3-5 After school for female identifying participants 3PM-6PM Learn More
Dragonflies Grades 3-5 After school for all participants 3PM-6PM Learn More
Herons* Grades 6-8 After school for female identifying teens 3:30PM-6:30PM Learn More
Scrub Jays* Grades 6-8 After school for male identifying teens 3:30PM-6:30PM Learn More
Roadrunners Grades 6-8 After school for teen participants 3:30PM-6:30PM Learn More
Tiburones Grades 9-12 After school for high school students 3:30PM-6:30PM Learn More
Mockingbirds Grades 1-6 Daytime program 9AM-1PM Learn More

*About our gender affinity programs:  if your participant does not identify as male or female, they are welcome to choose the group where they feel most comfortable.

Woolly Bears

Ages: 2.5-5
Meets 4x per week, must attend at least 2 days
9AM - 1PM
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Chickadees

Ages: 3-5
Preschool age program: meets at one location
9AM - 1PM
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Treefrogs

Grades K-2
Meets at one location and explores nearby nature
3PM-6PM
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Bluebirds

Grades 3-5
Meets at one location after school (for female identifying participants) and explores nearby nature
3PM-6PM
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Dragonflies

Grades 3-5
Meets at one location after school (for all participants) and explores nearby nature
3PM-6PM
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Herons

Grades 6-8
After school program for female-identifying teens
3:30PM-6:30PM
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Scrub Jays

Grades 6-8
After school program for male-identifying teens
3:30PM-6:30PM
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Roadrunners

Grades 6-8
After school program for teens
3:30PM-6:30PM
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Tiburones

Grades 9-12
After school program for high school teens
3:30PM-6:30PM
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Mockingbirds

Grades 1-6
Daytime program for school age/ home school participants
9AM-1PM
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Want to know more about what we do at WYP?

Our favorite words to hear from your children are... "That was the best day ever!" And we hear that a lot. 

Check out our Parent Resources to read more about program days with WYP. Find out more about how we offer tiered scholarships to make sure every child can participate.

WYP programs provide fun, adventure, and learning outdoors

  • Circle of Thanksgiving—Sharing words of gratitude
  • Awareness Games—Scout skills, blindfolded drum stalk, camouflage, animal forms, and more
  • Wandering—Outdoor exploring nature
  • Storytelling—Telling stories with words, journaling, acting
  • Art of questioning—The answer always leads to more questions…
  • Sit Spot—Knowledge of place, quiet reflection, observation and experience
  • Crafts & Skills—Learn fire by friction, cordage,
    tracking, archery and more while building relationships with materials from nature
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Adventure, Learning, Play, Joy and time in Nature are waiting for you. Our professional mentors believe in helping kids play and grow while gaining new skills.  We look forward to returning to school year programs in the fall!