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 all four 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/after-school or contact Gloria Hampton, chief program officer, at (314) 561-3334 or ghampton@upstl.org or Lonnie Cross, accounts receivable, at lcross@upstl.org or 314-585-0061.
      • For specific site-based questions, contact:
    • The YMCA's Y-Club is offered at 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 Mid-County 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 Jennifer Bergman at (314) 962-9450 ext. 205.