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Before & After School

Learning and fun continue beyond the school day.

Our before and after school hours are flexible all year round, making it easy for parents to pick-up and drop-off their children. We also offer more than just care by providing enrichment program opportunities. Life can be hectic, and we’re here to accommodate parents’ busy schedules.

Our on-site after school programs offer the convenience of a wide variety of specialized enrichment activities right here on campus. Activities are designed to be both fun and educational.

Our before school program includes:

  • Care beginning at 7:00 a.m.
  • Breakfast
  • Stations:  Building, Open-ended Arts/Crafts, and Large Motor Activites

Our after school programs include:

  • Care until 6:30 p.m.
  • Snack
  • Recess
  • Homework Club
  • S.T.E.A.M. Activities including
    • Science Experiments
    • Coding, Arduinos, Ozobot and more!
    • LEGO Wall
    • Board Games
    • Arts & Crafts
  • Weekly activities in the Technology Lab
  • Group Team Building Games in the Gym
  • Movie Fridays


We are servicing Cowlishaw and May Watts elementary schools in 204 for before and/or after school care.  For more information please call 630-527-0833 or email [email protected].

CAES also offers a variety of on-site Clubs and Enrichments after school, such as karate, dance, soccer, engineering, cooking, choir and art club.