Parent Handbook


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Immunization Records and Payment method must be provided before your application is processed.  Forms should be turned in at the Knowles facility on Stadium Blvd.

Grades K-5

Y-Care offers a wide variety of fun, educational activities which are guaranteed to keep your school-age child entertained and learning! Y-Care is a state-licensed child care program that maintains a 16-1 child-staff ratio. Children will choose from a variety of activities including SPARK Physical Education, KIDZLIT, Club Boxes, and more!  Afternoon meal is provided.  Y-Care after school session hours are 2:45 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Y-Care is in session for all regularly scheduled early release days, with the exception of Good Friday. Y-Care is NOT in session when school is dismissed for inclement weather.

Monthly fees:  $135/members; $165/nonmembers

A non-refundable $30 registration is due at the time of enrollment for Y-Care participants.

Y-Care is offered at the following locations:

  • Belair
  • Cedar Hill
  • Lawson
  • Moreau Heights
  • Thorpe Gordon
  • West
  • North
  • Pioneer Trail–New this year!  Onsite at the school!
  • South (YMCA transports to Thorpe Gordon)
  • Blair Oaks Elementary


Please Note: Parents must give the school permission to release their children to Y-Care. The YMCA is not authorized to take a child from school into Y-Care without prior parental permission. Parents are responsible for providing the YMCA with a current copy of their child’s immunization record.