Whittier Kids School-Age Program

Whittier Kids offers onsite after school and school break care for Whittier Elementary students. Whitter Kids is  dedicated to providing a fun, engaging, and safe environment where all kids feel welcome.

Fall 2022 Enrollment information

Program Highlights:

  • Licensed child care center through the Department of Children, Youth and Families.
  • Participant of Schools Out Washington’s  program quality initiative.
  • Designated spaces in the school for three classes: Kindergarten/1st, 2nd/3rd, and 4th/5th. Access to the gym, playground, and play court.
  • Positive guidance compatible with Whittier Elementary’s school-wide expectations for respectful, responsible, and safe behavior.
  • All-day child care during winter, mid-winter, spring, and summer  breaks.
  • Flexible scheduling to meet the individual needs of families.
  • Afternoon snack provided, based on USDA standards.

 After School Schedule

Monday-Friday, end of school to 6 pm

  • Meet and greet – check in about our day
  • Snack
  • Inside/Outside free choice interest centers and recess
  • Reading
  • Daily Project – fun, hands-on activity designed to enhance skills and/or knowledge
  • Inside/Outside free choice interest centers and recess
  • Group game

Sample School Break Schedule

Winter, Mid-Winter, Spring Breaks, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

  • Meet and greet – check in about our day
  • Inside/Outside free choice interest centers and recess
  • AM Snack (provided)
  • Gym or playground recess
  • Morning Project – fun, hands-on activity designed to enhance skills and/or knowledge
  • Lunch (kids bring their own)
  • Reading
  • Onsite field trip/special assembly
  • Inside/Outside free choice interest centers and recess
  • PM Snack (provided)
  • Inside/Outside free choice interest centers and recess
  • Group game

Enrollment information