Campus Connection

Expanded Learning Opportunity Program (ELO-Program)

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Orcutt Union School District provides child care programs that could meet your needs!

Registration for the 2023-2024 school year is closed.

Child care registration for the upcoming 2024-2025 school year will open on May 6th at 9:00 am.

Summer Camp ELO-Program (June 10th – July 26th)

Registration for Summer Camp ELO-Program is now open until April 30th

Foster youth, students experiencing homelessness, English language learners, and students qualifying for free/reduced price lunch services are given priority enrollment and were directly contacted via ParentSquare with an ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM on April 8th.

Click here to view the flyer in Spanish.

Summer Camp Registration Now Open

Summer Camp ELO-Program Registration

Fees are $4.50 per hour for one child and $4.00 per hour for siblings.  There is a 20 hour per week minimum.

The confirmation email you will receive from the MyProCare system is NOT confirmation of Summer Camp acceptance.

Registration status will be communicated to you via email from by May 13th.

Do you already have a Campus Connection MyProCare account?

Click the MyProCare image below to register for Summer Camp. You will need to use the same email address you used previously for Campus Connection.

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Are you new to MyProCare?

Click the link that corresponds with your child’s HOME SCHOOL to begin registration.

* In MyProCare, OAK-8 students register at Patterson school and Olga Reed students register at Alice Shaw school.

Campus Connection Overview

Campus Connection Program
It is best to enroll as soon as possible. Due to high enrollment, time slots may not be available.
During the school year, care is available before school and then from dismissal time until 6:00 pm at each of our elementary locations
Students attend child care at their school site
Meals, activities, and homework time are incorporated in a family-like, nurturing environment
All new students as well as currently enrolled students will need to enroll yearly for the Campus Connection Program
Child Care is available at $4.50 per hour for one child and $4.00 per hour for siblings, along with an annual registration fee
For more information, please call (805) 938-8950 or email

Expanded Learning Opportunities Program (ELO-Program)

Expanded learning means before school, after school, summer, or intersession learning programs that focus on developing the academic, social, emotional, and physical needs and interests of pupils through hands-on, engaging learning experiences.

Orcutt Union School District is pleased to announce opportunities for no cost child care and expanded learning for TK-6th grade students! New state funding (ELO-Program) will allow families that qualify to participate in the Campus Connection Program at no cost. This funding will also allow OUSD to enhance the experience for ALL students enrolled in the child care program.

The program is provided by our Campus Connection Staff and will be offered at all OUSD elementary school sites. A healthy meal(s), education, literacy, physical activities, and enrichment elements are all part of the program.

The primary goal of the Expanded Learning Opportunities Program in OUSD is academic support, enrichment, and connections for students beyond the regular school day.
ELOP-Program Plan

We are asking all families to fill out the Free & Reduced Meal Application. By doing this, it benefits the district in multiple ways and your family could qualify for lower utilities, internet fees, and other benefits including the Expanded Learning Opportunities Program (ELO-Program). To see if you quality, please click the appropriate link below and fill out the application.

Educational Benefits Eligibility Form ( English / Spanish )


Child care registration for the upcoming 2024-2025 school year will open on May 6th at 9:00 am.

Handbook and Contract

Before enrolling your child in Campus Connection, we ask that you first read our Parent Handbook and Parent Contract to learn more about our program. You will find information about scheduling and billing protocols, as well as our rules and policies and other important information.

If you have any questions, please contact Campus Connection at (805) 938-8950 or

Campus Connection Staff

Pam English, Director

Alex Simkins, Office Assistant

LuAnn Ames, Coordinator – Pine Grove School

Char Lara, Coordinator – Patterson Road School
(805) 938-8798,

Shirley Juarez, Coordinator – Joe Nightingale School
(805) 938-8683,

Jennifer Robles, Coordinator – Alice Shaw School
(805) 938-8898,

Megan Tidd, Coordinator – Ralph Dunlap School

Our Vision

  • As the heart of the communities we serve, the Orcutt Union School District will foster high levels of student success through multiple pathways of learning. Our highly trained, dedicated staff will offer all students a world-class education, that leads the way in innovation and creativity, and will be known for its caring, collaborative and inclusive culture.​

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