Extended Day Program

Only available to students enrolled in Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten Classes (ages 3-5).

  • Before School Care Monday-Friday 7:45am-9:00am.  Students will eat parent-provided breakfast.
  • After School Care Monday-Friday 12:45pm-5:30pm.  Parents provide floor mat and blanket for rest time. Afternoon snack provided by school.
  • Friday Care Friday 7:45am-5:30pm
  • Drop-in Care Monday-Thursday 7:45am-9:00am and Friday 7:45am-5:30pm

Early application is encouraged. Additional names will be placed on a waiting list.

Grace Lutheran Preschool admits students of any race, color, or national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs, and other school-administered programs.

Extended Day Program Rates

Due to our licensing with the State Department of Public Health, extended day options will only be available to students who are enrolled in our Pre-K and Preschool classes (ages 3-5).

Early Drop-off/Before School Care

Mon.-Fri. from 7:45-9am
Cost: $10.00 per morning
*Students will have the opportunity to eat a parent provided breakfast before going to their classroom.

After School Care

Mon.-Fri. from 12:45 until 5:30pm
Cost: $10.00 per hour or any part of an hour or $40.00 per afternoon, unlimited time frame until 5:30pm
*Parents should provide a small blanket to be used during rest/quiet time. A sleep comfort item may also be sent in (ex. stuffed animal). An afternoon snack will be provided by the school.

Before/After School Care Combination

Mon.-Fri. *see hours listed above
Cost: $45.00 per day
*See above for more details.

Friday Care Fridays only 7:45am-5:30pm
Cost: $10.00 per hour or any part of or $68.00 per day, unlimited time frame until 5:30pm
*Parents will need to provide: breakfast and lunch, a small blanket and a sleep comfort item (ex. stuffed animal) to be used during rest/quiet time. Although snack donations would be welcomed, morning and afternoon snack will be provided by the school.

Drop-in Care

Mon-Thurs. 7:45-9am/12:45-5:30pm and Fri. 7:45am-5:30pm
Cost: $10.00 per hour or any part of
*Drop-in care will be available providing there is space open on the day/time care is
needed. Advanced notice would be preferred but not required. Drop-in care fees can be paid when you pick-up your child or will be billed at the end of each month.

Additional Information

Our Extended Day Program will be staffed by 2 adults at all times. After school and Friday care is an extension of our program, but not an extension of the class your child is enrolled in. Developmentally appropriate practices will be used in all aspects of the Extended Day Program. The After School Care schedule will include opportunities for: free play, rest/quiet time, afternoon snack, music and movement, outdoor recess or gross motor skill time, Bible Story extension, and arts and crafts time.

Parents interested in the Extended Day Program on a regular basis will be given a separate registration form to fill out. This form will ask for the days and time frames care is needed. Extended Day Program fees will be assessed and due on a weekly or monthly basis. Parents may change their child’s extended day schedule at any time, but must give a 2 week notice.