320 5TH AVE SE, MELROSE, MN 56352       320-256-4257     SMSMELROSEMN.ORG

Last Update 8/23/19

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Kids Time PROGRAM

A Child Care Program Where it's Always Kids Time!

 

Kids' Time is open to all school-aged children grades K-6. The mission of the program is to provide a quality before and after school program of care where children can grow and learn in an environment that reflects the values of the St. Mary’s Community. 

The program is staffed by program coordinator, Amanda Hellermann. To see her bio, simply click on her photo.  She is available from 2:30 to 6:00 PM. after school and from 6 AM-6 PM on non-school days and/or early closing/late starts. Additional part-time help is provided as needed.

PROGRAM GOALS:

Provide children opportunities for enjoyment and enrichment and continued social and physical growth. A typical day may include:

  • Creative Activity: crafts, art, nature, etc.

  • Snack Time

  • Quiet and Homework Time

  • Outdoors and Gymnasium Activities

  • Free Choice

 

ENROLLMENT:

 

Kids Time is open to all school aged children grades K-6 with preference given to enrolled St. Mary’s students if space becomes limited.  Pre-registration must be completed with the program coordinator 24 hours prior to date of service for

children to participate.

 

PROGRAM SCHEDULES:

 

During the SCHOOL YEAR

  • AFTER School: End of School Day-6 PM

  • FULL Days (on Holidays): 6 AM-6 PM

  • FULL Days (Inclement Weather/Early Closing): 6 AM-6 PM (of from the time of early closing to 6 PM)

 

SUMMER Program

  • FULL- and PART-TIME schedules available (if a scheduled day is missed, charges for that day still apply)

    • FULL-TIME = 4 or 5 days/week

    • PART-TIME - Less than 3 days/week

 

PROGRAM RATES:

 

  • AFTER SCHOOL: $9-1st child, $4.50-each additional child

  • FULL DAYS (Holiday): $20-1st child, $18 each additional child

  • Full Days (Holidays/Full Day Closings) $20-1st child, $18 each additional child

  • EARLY School Closings:

    • AFTER noon:  $9-1st child, $4.50-each additional child

    • BEFORE noon: $20-1st child, $18 each additional child

  • DROP-INS: $10 per day per child

  • LATE Pick-up Fee: $5 for every 15 minutes after 6 PM

Ms. Amanda Hellermann
LEAD TEACHER

SUMMER CARE ACTIVITES!

  • MON: Game Boy & Game Day

  • TUE: Computer & Bike Day

  • WED: Game Boy & Movie Day

  • THU: Library or Bowling Day

  • FRI: Field Trip Day

 

 

SNACKS/FOOD:

Snacks (fruit, granola bar, crackers, juice or milk etc.) are provided. If a child has special dietary needs or restrictions, the parent/guardian must provide those AND alert the program coordinator of the situation. Bag lunches for children attending full days must be provided. 

 

LOCATION & TRANSPORTATION:

Kids Time is held in a designated room at St. Mary's School with regular access to the playground and gymnasium.  Transportation is available from the Public School.

 

FOR MORE INFO/TO REGISTER:

Download the Kids Time Handbook for more information OR contact Amanda Hellermann at 320-256-4257 or ahellermann@smsmn.org.  Registration now available at the St. Mary’s School Office.