There is no one-time fee. Campers register and pay only for the weeks of camp that they plan to attend.
No, the only fee is the weekly registration fee.
Sessions fill quickly. You should enroll your child as soon as you decide which weeks you want him/her to attend. Registration opens April 1.
This is the fastest way to secure a spot at camp for your child. Click the Online Registration icon at makeyourdayhere.com/daycamp.
Complete the registration form and mail with payment to:
Jacomo Summer Camp
8201 Jasper Bell Road
Blue Springs, MO 64015
Complete the Registration Form and fax with payment to:
Please call 816-229-8980 after transmission to be sure we received a legible copy.
Leave the completed Registration Form and payment in our drop-box just inside the gate at the Kemper Outdoor Education Center. The gates are open 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., weekdays after April 1.
Bring it in person to the Kemper Outdoor Education Center during business hours, 8 am - 4 pm, weekdays.
Call 816-229-8980, ext. 0.
You can download the Registration Form at online (coming soon). If you would like to have the form mailed or emailed to you, call 816-229-8980.
Registration Form(PDF, 239KB)
Please make checks payable to Jackson County Parks + Rec or JCP+R.
To find the day camp fees, please call 816-229-8980 ext. 101, or visit the Fees page.
Yes, there is a discount for additional children. They must be from the same immediate family, living in the same household, and attending the same week of camp. To find the day camp fees, please call 816-229-8980, ext. 101, or visit the Fees page.
We only accept registration for full week sessions. Your child doesn’t have to come every day, but you will have to pay for the full week.
You can register your child for a single week or all 10 weeks.
No, you can register your child for just 1 week, or as many weeks as you’d like.
Yes. Call 816-229-8980, ext. 101, to get on the waiting list for a specific week. If a space becomes available, you will be contacted by email or phone. You must be prepared to pay for the space immediately if you want to reserve it.
You can tour the Kemper Outdoor Education Center on your own after April 1 during normal hours. Please note that the day camp site will be in the process of being prepared right up until the start of camp. The Kemper Outdoor Education Center is open 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. weekdays after April 1. From April 6 to May 15, our staff will be conducting environmental education field trips for local school districts. If you are touring the camp during that time period, it would be best to come after 2 pm when the schools have left and our staff is available to answer your questions.
Kemper Outdoor Education Center page
Yes. After you submit your Registration Form and payment, you will receive a Parent Pack. It will have all the information you’ll need about day camp and additional forms which must be returned 2 weeks before you child comes to camp. The forms included are:
Parent Pack(PDF, 814KB)
The Parent Pack is a multi-page document that contains additional information for parents who have already registered their child for camp. It will have all the information you’ll need about day camp and additional forms which must be returned 2 weeks before you child comes to camp. The forms included are:
If you register online, the Parent Pack will be emailed to you as an attachment with your receipt. You can call 816-229-8980, ext. 0 to have the Parent Pack mailed or emailed to you, or you can click on the link below.
New this year! The Parent Pack forms should be completed and submitted online. The Parent Pack forms must be completed and turned in AT LEAST TWO WEEKS BEFORE YOUR CHILD ATTENDS CAMP.
No. There is a health questionnaire in the Parent Pack which you will need to complete and turn in in 2 weeks before your child attends camp.
You can do that, but all subsequent weeks may be full if you try to register after camp has started.
No. You must pay for each session in full to reserve a space.
If you cancel 30 days or more in advance, we will refund 85% of your fees. If you cancel less than 30 days in advance, we will refund 75% but only if we can fill the space from our waiting list.
There is a $20 Transfer Fee to switch sessions. There must be space in another session to be able to make a switch. Call the Kemper office at 816-229-8980.