School Age

We offer School Age programs during the school year and also during the summer.

Before School Program

The hours are 6:30am-9:00am


Grizzlies-Our program currently serves Columbus Public Schools-Clinton, Indian Springs, Gables, Winterset, Kenwood, Spanish Emersion and Upper Arlington Schools -Greensview.

If your child attends Upper Arlington Schools make sure you’re here by 7:30am for transportation to school.  If your child attends Columbus Schools (Clinton, Indian Springs, Kenwood, Gables and Winterset) make sure you’re here by 8:15am for transportation to school.   Spanish Emersion the bus picks up at ACC.

If you need full time child care on days when there’s no school, the cost is $18.00 a day.  Arrangements need to be made a head of time.



After School Program

The hours are 2:30pm-6:00pm

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Grizzlies-Our After School program provides school-age children with an active, yet relaxing learning environment.  The children have the opportunity to participate in both teacher and child planned activities, eat snack, work on homework, and enjoy time with their friends.  The after school program consists of 36 children enrolled from Kindergarten through 6th grade with 2 teachers.  Our program currently serves children enrolled at Clinton, Indian Springs, Gables, Winterset, Greensview,  Kenwood and Spanish Emersion.  We also offer full-day care to children enrolled in our after school program on school days out, winter vacation and spring vacation.



ACC buses will pick up Upper Arlington Schools at 2:50pm and Columbus Schools starting at 3:20pm.




Summer School Age Program    

The hours are 6:30am-6:00pm  



The Grizzlies summer program provides full day care for children who have completed Kindergarten through sixth grade.  We offer weekly field trips along with in house visitors.  The curriculum is designed to meet the needs of all children.  Teachers will plan daily projects and activities based on the children’s interests.  Children can participate in weekly field trips , splash pad, cooking projects, reading and writing activities, creative expression such as art, music, and dance, science experiments, and much much more.  Children will also have time to relax with friends.