YMCA School Age Child Care Programs

Boy working at School Age Childcare at Westport Weston Family YMCA

2021-2022 School Age Child Care Program

An enrichment childcare program for students of working parents. The Westport Weston Family YMCA School Age Child Care program is for children in the Westport Public School District entering grades K-5 in the fall of 2021. 

Before School Care

Before School Care takes place in all five Westport Elementary Schools each morning from 7:00am to 9:00am.  During the morning program, children will have the opportunity to complete homework, enjoy games and crafts as well as be active both indoors and outdoors whenever possible.

FEES

SCHOOL HOURS 5 DAY FEE 4 DAY FEE 3 DAY FEE
Coleytown 7:00a-9:00a $250 $210 $175
Greens Farms 7:00a-9:00a $250 $210 $175
Kings Highway 7:00a-9:00a $250 $210 $175
Long Lots 7:00a-9:00a $250 $210 $175
Saugatuck 7:00a-8:30a $205 $175 $155

* Fees per month

After School Care

At the end of the school day students are provided bus transportation from the following local schools to the Westport Weston Family YMCA upon school dismissal time to 6:00 PM for an afternoon of activities including homework time, structured recreation (STEM, arts & crafts, games), outdoor play (if applicable) and snacks. Extended care options is available.

  • YMCA busses transport participants from Long Lots, Saugatuck and Greens Farms
  • District busses transport participants from Coleytown and Kings Highway.

The program follows the Westport Public Schools calendar and runs on normal school days as well as scheduled early dismissals.

FEES

SCHOOL HOURS 5 DAY FEE 4 DAY FEE 3 DAY FEE DROP IN
Off Site (Kings Highway, Long Lots) ** 3:45p-6:00p $535 $465 $435
YMCA Onsite (Saugatuck, Greens Farms, Coleytown) 3:15p (Saug), 3:45p-6:00p $630 $565 $505
Extended Care (onsite) 6:00-6:30p $85 $80 $75 $20/ Day

* Fees per month

** There is a minimum of 12 registrants required to run afterschool care at Kings Highway or Long Lots. In the event we do not get enough sign-ups, care will be provided at the YMCA. Transportation will be provided and fees will increase to the YMCA Onsite rates.

Schools out Vacation Camps

Schools out Vacation Day Camps take place at the Westport Weston Family YMCA. Vacation days are a great way to stay active and have fun in safe environment during school year vacations and days off. Each vacation day consists of arts and crafts, physical activities in the gym or outdoors at the Mahackeno Outdoor Center, a snack and swimming. 

  • Be sure to pack a lunch, bathing suit and towel.
  • Space is limited. Reserve your spot at least a week in advance.
  • All participants must have a completed registration form and health form submitted prior to the vacation program.

DATES HOLIDAY DATES HOLIDAY DATES HOLIDAY
7-Sep Yom Kippur 18-Feb Pro. Devel. 18-Apr Spring Break
2-Nov Election Day 21-Feb Winter Break 19-Apr Spring Break
27-Dec Holiday Break 22-Feb Winter Break 20-Apr Spring Break
28-Dec Holiday Break 23-Feb Winter Break 21-Apr Spring Break
29-Dec Holiday Break 24-Feb Winter Break 22-Apr Spring Break
30-Dec Holiday Break 25-Feb Winter Break
17-Jan MLK Day

FEES

Member $115/ Day
Non Member $145/ Day

* Fees per month