Before & After School Care

  • boy Before-school and after-school child care with recreational and educational activities are available for elementary students at a modest cost.

    • Unleashing Potential (formerly Neighborhood Houses) School Age Services Program is offered at Barbara C. Jordan, Flynn Park, and Jackson Park elementary schools. More information including the application is available at Parents with questions may contact Jennifer Vaughn at (314) 561-3341, or Gloria Hampton at (314) 561-3334,
    • The YMCA's Y-Club is offered at Pershing Elementary School and Julia Goldstein Early Childhood Education Center. Y Club provides a productive recreational and educational childcare experience at a reasonable cost before and after normal school hours. This program is operated by the city branch of the Monsanto YMCA, which determines the policies, staffing, and program. Fees are structured for full time and part time care and are payable in advance every month. Financial assistance is available. For more details, contact program director Sharon Holbrooks at (314) 367-4646.