Before and after-school child care programs provide children with more opportunities to learn and grow. Not-for-profit agencies already operate many of these programs in HWCDSB schools, for children in kindergarten to Grade 6. To see if there is enough interest to offer more programs, we ask families to please complete the survey below.
At HWCDSB schools, these optional before and after-school programs are for families who need child care outside of regular school hours. The fee for a before and after-school program averages $24.15 per day per child. Early Childhood Educators lead the program for kindergarten students; staff leading the program for children in grades 1-6 programs have age-specific qualifications (e.g.
If you are happy with your existing child care arrangements outside of school hours, we encourage you to remain with this option. School-based before and after-school programs are not intended to replace a family's existing arrangements.
Your family may qualify for a child care fee subsidy through the City of Hamilton. See details at http://www.hamilton.ca/social-services/chi ...
or call 905-546-4870.
If you want to register your child(ren) in a before and after-school program for the 2018-19 school year, complete the survey online here:https://survey.hwcdsb.ca/Survey.aspx?s=fe8 ...
For more information about HWCDSB's school-based before and after-school programs, please contact:
905-525-2930 ext. 2846 firstname.lastname@example.org