School Age Child Care

BEFORE/AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM

Penns Valley YMCA provides a safe, supervised environment during before and after school hours and fosters the growth and development of children through activities including art, music, cooperative games, physical activities, and homework assistance. The program is open Monday through Friday to students in grades K-6. Child Care is also available on days when there is no school. For more information, please contact Jaron at jcunrod@ymcaocc.org or 814-422-6000.

LOCATIONS:

Centre Hall Elementary
Penns Valley Intermediate

HOURS:

Before School Care: 6:30am until dismissed to school
After School Care: dismissed from school – 6:00pm

FEES:

Before and After School Care $70/weekly
After School Only $65/weekly
Before School Only $10/weekly
All Day Care Additional Charge $12/day

 

SUMMER CAMP

Children kindergarten-12 years old can have fun all summer long. Our unique summer program is all about being on the go. This all-day state licensed program is designed to help children develop their values, make new friends and most importantly have fun. Each week is centered around a fun-filled theme, packed with arts and crafts, sports, games, team building activities, swimming and weekly field trips. Our dedicated staff are well-trained, caring, first aid/CPR certified, and cleared by state-required background checks.

Kindergarten-12 yrs. old

5 Days

Part Time (<5 hours)           $85/week

Full Time                              $100/week

Your children are discovering the exciting world around them. That’s why we carefully design every activity to expand your child’s imagination and encourage lifelong learning and positive values. The YMCA core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility lay the foundation for our high quality child care experience. In our school age program your child will learn the importance of making good choices, working in a group and improving problem solving skills all while playing games and creating.

 


 

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

The YMCA cooperates with the Centre County Local Management Agency/Child Care Information Services to make child care affordable for all families. Please contact Jaron Cunrod, Center Director, at 814-422-6000.

The YMCA of Centre County, Penns Valley Program Center in accordance with applicable Federal and State civil rights laws and regulatory requirements, provides equal opportunity for program services to all persons regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, creed, disability or LEP.

The YMCA of Centre County, Penns Valley Program Center is a sponsor of the Child and Adult Care Food Program.   Children enrolled in the afterschool programs will receive an afternoon snack. All meals served to children under the Child and Adult Care Food Program are served at no separate charge regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. There is no discrimination in admission policy, meal service, or the use of the facility.

OUR MISSION

The mission of our school age program is to encourage maximum development of each child in spirit, mind and body by providing positive experiences that foster self-esteem and enhance social, emotional, cognitive, physical, and moral development.