School Age Child Care

school age child care

With so many demands on today’s families, parents need all the help they can get. That’s why the YMCA is America’s largest nonprofit child care provider! We offer year-round licensed child care for children in 1st-8th grade in our School Age Child Care. Our School Age Child Care Programs ensure that your child’s time is spent creatively and constructively after grade-school.  Our programs focus on the character development values which help children grow physically, mentally and spiritually.

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School Age Child Care Programs vary per location, so find out what services are available at a YMCA branch near you!

East Shore YMCA
School Age Child Care
No. Dauphin Co. YMCA
School Age Child Care
West Shore YMCA
School Age Child Care
Registration Forms - All LocationsParent HandbookCV Registration Forms
Parent HandbookCV Parent Handbook
Camp Hill Registration Forms
Camp Hill Parent Handbook
Shippensburg Registration Forms
Shippensburg Parent Handbook

East Shore YMCA

The East Shore YMCA provides before and after school child care for elementary school children in the Central Dauphin, Lower Dauphin and Susquehanna Township School Districts.

The schools where we currently provide care are:

Chambers Hill Elementary, East Hanover Elementary, Thomas Holtzman Elementary, Lawnton Elementary, Linglestown United Methodist Church (Serves Linglestown Elementary), Mountain View Elementary, North Side Elementary, Nye Elementary, Paxtang Elementary, Paxtonia Elementary, Phillips Elementary, Rutherford Elementary, Sara Lindemuth Elementary, South Hanover Elementary, South Side Elementary, Tri-Community Elementary, West Hanover Elementary

Hours of Operation:
7:00AM to start of the school day and the end of the school day until 6:00PM.

Prices for the 2017-2018 School Year:

  • Before School Care: $78/week
  • After School Care: $80/week
  • Before and After School Care: $90/week
  • Sibling Discount (full time only): $5/week
  • Registration:
    All registration forms may be picked up at the Lower Paxton Child Development Center, 4618 Linglestown Road, Linglestown, PA 17112.

    Early Bird Registration for current participants:
    May 10, 2017 at the Lower Paxton Child Development Center and will run from 4:00PM – 6:00PM.

    Open registration:
    May 16, 2017 at the Lower Paxton Child Development Center and will run from 4:00PM – 6:00PM. To register after May 16th, please contact Nicole Trianosky at 717-652-3681. Only fully completed forms will be accepted.

  • Deposits and registration fees are required at the time of registration and include: 1) a $40 registration fee per family and 2) an annual $10 program fee per child (for those who are not Y members). Payment for the first week of service is due by Friday August 25, 2017
  • All paper work must be turned in 2 weeks prior to start date.
  • If you are receiving funding through Child Care Network you will need to pay your full weekly co-pay regardless of the number of days school is open each week.
  • Northern Dauphin County YMCA

    The Northern Dauphin County YMCA School Age Child Care program includes an afternoon snack and will run on snow days, in-service days and extended school holidays. We currently provide Before and After School Day Care at:

    Millersburg School District

    Grades K-5
    1561 State Route 209
    Millersburg, PA 17061
    Directions: Located in the Weis Market Plaza next to the store, “A Mix of Everything.”
Hours: 6:00AM-7:30AM (when the bus comes) and 3:00-6:00PM (bus comes at 3:20PM)

    Halifax School District

    Halifax Elementary for grades K-5
3940 Peters Mountain Road

    Halifax PA 17032
Hours: 5:30AM until the start of school and 3:30-6:00PM

    Upper Dauphin School District

    Kindergarten-4th Grade held at the Upper Dauphin School District
5668 State Route 209
Lykens, PA 17048
For more information, contact 717-362-9494
    Hours: 5:30AM until start of school and end of school until 6:00PM

  • Before OR After School Care: $56.00/week
  • Before AND After School Care (Full-Time): $69.00/week
  • Daily Rate for School Holidays: $30/day
  • Early Dismissal or Delays: $25/day
  • $5 sibling discount (Full-Time Only)
  • $20 non-refundable registration fee (waived for YMCA Members)
  • West Shore YMCA

    The West Shore YMCA provides Before and After School Care for Kindergarten-5th Grade at the seven Cumberland Valley Elementary Schools from 7:00AM until the start of school and dismissal of school until 6:00PM. We also provide Before and After School Care in the Shippensburg Area School District at James Burd, Nancy Grayson and the Shippensburg Area Intermediate from 6:00AM until the start of school and dismissal of school until 5:30PM. School Age Care is also provided for Camp Hill School District at the West Shore YMCA Program Annex beginning at 6:30AM until 6:00PM.

  • Care includes safe and friendly environment where children are given a unique mix of activities and important relationship interactions following the YMCA Core Values
  • Morning snack is provided in the Shippensburg Area SACC programs, afternoon snack is provided at all locations.
  • 2017-2018 CV Fees:
  • AM Care Only – $275/month
  • PM Care Only – $315/month
  • AM & PM Care – $395/month
  • All Day Care Only – $40/day
    There is a $45 registration fee.

    2017-2018 Camp Hill Fees:
  • AM Care Only – $220/month
  • PM Care Only – $240/month
  • AM & PM Care – $280/month
    There is a $45 registration fee.

    2017-2018 Shippensburg Fees:
  • AM Care Only – $275/month
  • PM Care Only – $275/month
  • AM & PM Care – $325/month
  • All Day/Snow Day Care – $30/day
    There is a $45 registration fee.
  • Shippensburg Registration Forms should be returned to: West Shore Branch YMCA-Shippensburg SACC

    20 E. Burd Street

    Suite #1
    Shippensburg, PA 17257


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