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 program. 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; find out what services are available at a YMCA branch near you!

Friendship YMCA

The Friendship YMCA provides School Age Child Care for elementary school children in the Central Dauphin, Derry Township, and Lower Dauphin School Districts. Please call (717) 234-9622 for more information.

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Hours of Operation:

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

Prices for the 2022-2023 School Year:

  • Before School Care: $108/week
  • After School Care: $110/week
  • Before and After School Care: $120/week
  • Sibling Discount (full time only): $5/week

Deposits and registration fees are required at the time of registration and include a $40.00 registration fee per family and an annual $10.00 program fee per child (Non-Members only).

Registration:

Early bird registrations for the 2022-2023 school year for current families begin Monday, May 2, 2022. Open registrations for new families begins Monday, May 16. If you have any questions, contact Nicole Trianosky by email or at (717) 234-9622.

Northern Dauphin County YMCA

The Northern Dauphin County YMCA offers School Age Child Care programs at two sites: the Northern Dauphin County YMCA and Halifax Elementary School. This 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:

Northern Dauphin County YMCA

500 N Church Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023
717-362-9494

Hours: 6:00 AM until the start of school and 3:30-6:00 PM

Ages

Students in the Upper Dauphin School District in grades Kindergarten–6th Grade

Fees:
  • Before OR After School Care: $62.00/week
  • Before AND After School Care (Full-Time): $76.00/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)

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Halifax Elementary School

3940 Peters Mountain Road
Halifax, PA 17032
717-896-2273

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

Ages

Students in the Halifax Area School District in grades Kindergarten–4th Grade

Fees:
  • Before OR After School Care: $62.00/week
  • Before AND After School Care (Full-Time): $76.00/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)

PARENT HANDBOOK
DOWNLOAD THE 2021-2022 REGISTRATION FORMS

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 7:00 AM until the start of school and dismissal of school until 6:00 PM. School-Age Care is also provided for Camp Hill School District at the West Shore YMCA Program Annex beginning at 7:00 AM until 6:00 PM.

Care includes a safe and friendly environment where children are given a unique mix of activities and important relationship interactions following the YMCA Core Values.

2022-2023 CV Fees:

  • AM Care: $450.00/month
  • PM Care: $490.00/month
  • AM & PM Care: $560.00/month

There is a $50.00 registration fee.

2022-2023 Camp Hill Fees:

  • AM Care: $370.00/month
  • PM Care: $400.00/month
  • AM & PM Care: $440.00/month

There is a $50.00 registration fee.

The School Age Child Care 2022-23 registrations will be available in late May 2022. Please contact the Child Care office for additional registration information. For more information about our School Age Child Care programs, please contact the West Shore YMCA at (717) 737-9622.

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