The School Age Program enrolls hildren grades kindergarten to 12 years old, after school care is provided to 5:30 pm. Transportation from Delaware Academy is provided by a school bus which stops at the DC4 School Age entrance. The children are met by their teacher and the assistant teacher, who escort the children to the school age classroom.
On school holidays, snow days, and during vacations when the Center is in operation care is available from 7:00 am -5:30 pm. On these days, children must be signed in and accompanied by an adult into his/her classroom
A daily project is planned by the school age teacher. Children can participate in classroom projects, play board games, build with Legos/blocks, be involved in creative art activities, etc.. The children are able to choose what activities they would like to do and suggestions are always appreciated.
The school age children will go outside everyday, weather permitting. Please make sure your child dresses appropriately for outside play. Extra play clothes may be left at the Center. Please label these accordingly.
When the school age children are here on snow days, holidays, etc. special events are planned. On these days, the school age children may go on hikes, make special projects, and participate in other activities.