Before and After School Care

Early morning care from 6:30 – 8:30 a.m. and after school care from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. is available for an additional charge and will be billed monthly. More details on our Before and After School Care program are below.

CCA’s Before School Care

Before School Care Hours:

  • 6:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. (preschool)
  • 6:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. (K-6th)
  • 6:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. (Jr. High & High School)

Before Care Activities:

  • Students have the option of participating in various activities: board games, coloring, story time, or unfinished homework/studying.

Check In Procedure:

  • Parents must sign in their child each morning on the sign-in sheet. Morning care is held in the lunchroom and gym.

Morning Snacks:

  • Students may bring in a light snack.

Before Care Charges:

  • Charges are totaled each day and billed at the end of the month.

CCA’s After School Care

After School Care Hours:

  • 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (preschool)
  • 3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (K-5th)
  • 3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (junior high and high school)

After Care Activities:

  • Students will have the opportunity to participate in playground activities, games, story time, and crafts.

Check Out Procedure:

  • Parents picking up must sign their children out. If an individual other than a parent is to pick up a child, an authorized pick-up form must be filled out. Individuals picking up for the first time will need to have proper identification.

Afternoon Snacks:

  • A light, nutritious snack is given to all students at a designated time each afternoon. Parents must inform the school of any food allergies.

After Care Charges:

  • Charges are totaled each day and billed at the end of the month.

Late Pick-Up Fees:

  • There is a $5.00 charge for every fifteen minutes after 6:00 p.m.


Day care is offered on days when school is not in session or on half days. The required sign-up sheet must be filled out and returned in order for CCA to provide adequate staff.

IMPORTANT: All Students dropped off prior to 8:00 a.m. and not picked up prior to 3:30 p.m. will AUTOMATICALLY be signed into the extended care program.

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