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Character Builders Before/After School

The Y child care programs are based on the principles of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. We take great pride in sharing with you the goals specific to our licensed Y child care programs. These programs are for children in grades Kindergarten to 5th. Your child will enjoy activities focusing on homework support; character development; health, wellness & fitness; arts, humanities & literacy; science & technology; conflict resolution; social competency and service learning.

Before School Care

  • Before school care is offered at La Jolla Elementary, Bird Rock Elementary, and Torrey Pines Elementary.
  • 6:30am to start of school.
  • This program does not include breakfast.

After School Care

  • After school care is offered for Bird Rock Elementary, La Jolla Elementary, and Torrey Pines Elementary.
  • School dismissal to 6:00pm.
Children will enjoy activities focusing on:
Health, Wellness, & FitnessService LearningHomework Club
Science & TechnologyHealthy Snacks DailyCharacter Development Activities
Conflict Resolution & Social CompetencyGroup GamesArts & Crafts
Character Builders Plus programs offered for an additional charge. (Torrey Pines students only.)
Additional enrichment clubs are offered to the program participants. Each club focuses on a specific topic for a 3-4 week period and has no more than 14 students enrolled at on time. The enrichment clubs are included in the cost of the program. Enrichment clubs may vary per site.

Registration

A $60 (non-refundable) registration fee per child is required to register. Only one fee is required if registering for both the Before & After School Programs. Space is limited. Participants are enrolled on a first come, first served basis.
**Please Note: Registration Packets MUST be filled out each year and must be submitted at least two (2) business days prior to starting in the program.**

Payment and Monthly Fees

  • The La Jolla YMCA uses the Automatic Transfer System (ATS) for all before and afters school participants enrolled in the program.
  • Children MUST BE picked up by 6:00pm to avoid an additional $1.00/minute fee after 6:00pm.
  • Due to high enrollment, we do not offer refunds or credits on days your child does not attend due to illness or vacation.


Character Builders Before/After School

2016-2017 School Year