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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 CURRENTLY PRICE-MATCHING THE YMCA SAFE N’ SOUND PROGRAMS!!

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

We also offer a school day off program that coordinates with CAES and District 204 days off. These days often include themed activities and field trips. For extended periods off from school such as winter, spring and summer break, we offer full-day GAP camp programs.  See the CAMP page for more details.

Gap Registration Form 2017-18

We are currently servicing CowlishawMay Watts, and Springbrook elementary schools in 204 for before and/or after school care.  For more information please call 630-527-0833 or email samantha.rudnicki@nlcinc.com.