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Community and School-Related Activities

This page will feature events and activities from sponsors, after school providers, community organizations and the like. Please email if you would like to add something to this list. Thanks!

School Activities

Please see current after school offerings and register here.

Tamales! Get ’em while they’re HOT!

Elvia Chavez is a parent of both Swigert and DDS students. She is also an excellent tamale chef. Consider ordering a dozen or two tamales for your next Friday night meal. Complete your order form by Monday at 3:00pm and place it in the office mail box for Tabitha Jones along with your payment (Checks or cash only). Pick up your order the Friday of that same week in the lobby in front of the Swigert office at 3:30pm.

Community Activities

Art Garage for DPS Days Off

Did you forget about Fall Break? Have to work over Thanksgiving or any of the umpteen random days off that are scheduled this year? Don’t worry – Art Garage has you covered! Please see this Art Garage DPS Days Off flyer for listings of day camps and register on their website.

Bladium for Swigert Days Off

Is Swigert school out of session? Camp Bladium has the answer; we provide your child with the fun they are looking for during their much needed break. Your child will leave camp each day enriched and ready for their next Camp Bladium adventure. Check here for the current schedule.

Campers have the opportunity to choose games and activities as part of our focus on their development. Activities include Dodgeball, Soccer, Flag Football, Capture The Flag, Camp Riddles & Line Tag, and Inflatable Fun Zone among many others.

School Days Off at DU

Please see SDO dps flyer for the DPS Days-Off options offered by DU!

For more information on either of these programs contact Outdoor Recreation at 720 865 0680.

Eurekus Summer Camp

SpaceMakers NASA Week – For Swigert Students Only
Have a blast during this fun-filled week of space-inspired investigation! Learn to solder, design a mission and explore the cosmos with visiting artists and NASA consultants, Tyler & Monica Aiello. Campers build, invent and investigate space science through visual art, kinetic sculpture, model making and tech-based creations. From ancient astronomy to new NASA missions, campers learn about our celestial neighborhood in new and exciting ways. They also gain great STEM skills as they explore and discover together. Projects include: Soldering & electronics, motorized mobiles, kinetic rovers, mission models, mixed-media art projects, rockets and more! 

Times: July 10-14, 2017; 8:30am – 3:30pm; Swigert International School students only
Grades: 2nd – 5th; Min 10-Max 25
Tuition: $250/week; $20/sibling discount; Includes all materials, tech & snack
Contact: Monica Aiello – /

Pre-register to reserve your slot. Your $50 deposit will be applied to tuition once DPS finalizes contracts (March-April) and Registration opens:

Play On Summer Camps!

Summer camps are here! We are offering several exciting STEAM collaborations with partner organizations for grades K-8th.
Camps are offered in Aurora, Golden and Lowry. June 19-23, June 26-20, July 17-21 and July 24-28.
For more information and to register, please visit the Box Office page of

Executive Arts LLC, DBA Play On! is a locally owned and operated small business that encourages Denver-area school age children to explore their passion of the arts through individualized enrichment classes and summer camps. These highly collaborative performing arts programs use a hands-on creative approach that allows for a student to find their voice on the stage and beyond. We value the ability to grow along with our students and are delighted to continue to provide life-long learning opportunities in the community we have called home for more than 30 years. Play On! is a partner of the Denver Afterschool Alliance, providing quality afterschool programs.

Your Kiddo in Europe this Summer?

START HERE – ADOLESCO YOUTH EXCHANGE is a flexible and affordable not-for-profit program of 3-week to 3-month short-term language immersion and cultural family-to-family exchanges for kids (between 9 and 18) to learn French in France, German in Germany and Spanish in Spain – open to qualifying students in Colorado and the US. Apply NOW for 2017 and 2018 exchanges – see – email

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