Before & After School Care

  • boy Before-school and after-school child care with recreational and educational activities are available for elementary students at a modest cost.

    • Unleashing Potential offers before- and after-school programming at Barbara C. Jordan, Flynn Park and Jackson Park elementary schools featuring:
      • Interactive activities in a supportive and safe environment
      • Enrichment focused on literature, STEAM, health and social/emotional growth
      • Homework assistance offered with academic tutors
      • Snack or hot meal provided
      • Full or part-time care
      • Programs offered on all early release and some no-school days
      • For more information about UP including registration and finances, visit www.upstl.org or contact Diane Hemphill, accounts receivable, at dhemphill@upstl.org or 314-585-0061
      • For specific site-based questions, contact:
    • The YMCA's Y-Club is offered at Pershing Elementary School and Julia Goldstein Early Childhood Education Center. Y Club provides a productive recreational and educational childcare experience at a reasonable cost before and after normal school hours. This program is operated by the city branch of the Monsanto YMCA, which determines the policies, staffing, and program. Fees are structured for full time and part-time care and are payable in advance every month. Financial assistance is available. For more details, contact program director Sharon Holbrooks at (314) 367-4646.