Essential Playzone aka "The Zone" Tutorial Resource Center             



Spring Boot Camp 

Effective reading and math skills are essential for young people to become successful in their communities and careers. This summer, we will host a multitude of boot camps aimed at improving the reading skills of youth in Elementary (E): Grades 3rd-5th and Middle School (M/S): Grades 6-8th.

Time(s): 9am-5pm  

Registration: online by filling out the form below or call: 314-443-0451 | 314-830-3836 

Cost$85/ 3 day (8-hour camp session) 

Registration & payment deadline: one week before the camp start date 

*Please contact the center to make arrangements, if additional time is needed for pick-up.  

Date  Lesson 
March 21-23, 2016
M/S & H/S ReadingComprehension/ Literature & Mathematical Concepts


***In an effort to keep your payments secure and safe from cyber interruptions we prefer all payments be sent to our location in the form of a check. Please make the check payable to The Essential Playzone, PO Box 3943, St. Louis, MO. 63136 or 640 N. Hwy 67, Florissant MO, 63031. Include an email address for confirmation of your donation.   


Hours of Operations: 

All programs are overseen by a licensed educator 

Monday- Academic Bootcamps, Tutoring, and Homework Help                              4 pm-9 pm 

Tuesday - Academic Bootcamps, Tutoring, and Homework Help                            4 pm-9 pm 

Wednesday- Academic Bootcamps, Tutoring, and Homework Help                        4 pm-9 pm

Thursday- Academic BootcampsTutoring, and Homework Help                           4 pm-9 pm

Friday-                                                                               CLOSED    

Saturday-Tutoring and Homework Help                                                                   10 am- 6 pm (By Appointment Only)

Sunday-                                                                                                                 CLOSED


To improve the skills of young people by fostering better communication (reading, writing, speaking, and listening) for improved leadership to better prepare youth for the world of work/careers and their community.

The Essential Playzone is Closed on the Following Holidays:

New Years Eve and New Years Day 


Mother's Day 

Memorial Day

Father's Day 

Independence Day 

Labor Day

Thanksgiving (the day before and the day after) 

Christmas (the day before and after)