Community Services & KidCo

Vail District Community Services (Preschool, Before/Aftercare & Kinder+)
Director Trish Romero 879-3185

The Vail Community Services Program is dedicated to the fundamental needs of young children and their families.  The program is designed to provide a wide variety of enriching experiences which will help children learn about themselves and the world in which they live.

Services include the following features:

  • Extended hours – 7 A.M. to 6 P.M.
  • Preschool enrichment program
  • Free speech/language screening
  • Free hearing screening
  • D.E.S. approved
  • Free special education services for eligible 3 and 4 year olds
  • KinderPlus Program (complements Kindergarten)

The primary goal of the Vail Community Services Program is to work hand-in-hand with parents to reinforce and extend the positive behaviors acquired by the children in their total surroundings, both at school and at home.

The Vail Community Services Program also coordinates the use of rooms, playing fields, and school facilities. For more information call 879-2457.

CLICK HERE  for registration and fee information (directed to the Vail District Community services website)


After-school Recreation Program- KIDCO

The City of Tucson Parks & Recreation provides an after-school recreation program for children ages 5-11, in kindergarten through fifth grade at Senita Valley in the MPR from 2:45-6:00 PM.

KIDCO is only in session when school is in session.

KIDCO provides the following: 

  • A safe, comfortable place for children to be after school.
  • An opportunity for kids to express themselves through various art forms, sports and special events.
  • A place to practice physical fitness, experience healthy alternatives and learn respect for the body.
  • An environment that helps promote self-esteem, encourages listening and caring and where positive values are reinforced.
  • An opportunity to develop varied interests, to practice recreational skills and to experience positive use of leisure time.
  • A time for friendships and socializing.

KIDCO registration is handled through Registration Services on a space available basis during the school year. Contact Registration Services at 791-4877 for more information about KIDCO or visit their website at