Saddleback Valley Unified School District

Saddleback Mountains overlooking RSM Lake

Kids Factory

Summer Kid's Factory is a drop-in recreation program sponsored by the City of Mission Viejo and is designed for elementary school children entering grades 1-6.  This program offers recreational activities and is not considered an accredited child care program. Participants are expected to stay with the program and participate in provided activities; activities will include crafts, playground games, sports, special event days and more!  Program offerings may be adjusted to meet current health and safety guidelines.

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Program Dates: June 14 - August 13

Monday - Friday (No Kids Factory on 7/5)

$125 for the entire summer (per morning or afternoon session)


  • Bathgate
  • Castille
  • *De Portola - offering seamless summer meals
  • *Del Lago - offering seamless summer meals
  • Philip Reilly


  • Glen Yermo
  • Los Alisos


For additional information please call 949-460-2777.

*In addition to the fun activities we have planned we are happy to announce that we have partnered with SVUSD Food Services and their Seamless Summer program. Seamless Summer meals will be offered to participants attending De Portola and Del Lago.  Meals will be delivered each day between 11:30-12:30pm, the meal program will continue as long as there is a minimum interest level.  Meals will be provided by SVUSD Food Services and will meet state and federal requirements based on the USDA Dietary Guidelines. All meals, foods and beverages are prepared by qualified child nutrition professionals. 


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Online registration is recommended.  Registration must be completed prior to the program, no on-site registrations will be accepted.  The District Office is currently open by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please call 949-460-2777 or email

Registration for 2021/2022 School Year will open Tuesday, 7/13 at 9:00am

Kid's Factory is an outdoor FUN drop-in recreation program designed for elementary school children entering grades K-6.  Homework time will be given each day, and activities will include crafts, playground games, sports, special event days and more!  The program is held on average 2 hours afterschool.

Lake Forest Kids Factory

August 23, 2021-May 27, 2022

$430/Semester (Aug-Dec and Jan-May) *contact the Community Services office for automatic monthly payment options.
Foothill Gates La Madera
Lake Forest Olivewood Portola Hills
Rancho Canada Santiago  


Mission Viejo Kids Factory

August 16, 2021-May 27, 2022


Bathgate Carl Hankey Castille
De Portola Del Cerro Del Lago
Glen Yermo Linda Vista Montevideo
Philip Reilly Viejo  

For additional information please call 949-460-2777 or email

Kids Factory Policies

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If you are interested in working for Kid's Factory for the School Year please select the link below.

Kid's Factory Online Application