P.A.R.K. Before-school program creates a safe, fun environment for children in the morning hours before school starts. Children who are in kindergarten through fourth grade participate in supervised recreational activities and are given a nutritious breakfast beginning at 6 a.m.
Held at the Kingston Center, this program meets every day the South-Western City Schools are in session. Transportation to the child’s school is provided by the South-Western City Schools Transportation Department, but is only available for students enrolled at Bolton Crossing, Buckeye Woods, Highland Park, Richard Avenue and Monterey elementary schools. Before-school P.A.R.K. staff will walk J.C. Sommer students to school at 8 a.m.
Parents of participants are responsible for reading and abiding by the information contained the Parent Handbook.
Before-School P.A.R.K. Information and Forms
Each P.A.R.K packet includes: Parent Agreement form, Emergency Medical form, Walking Permission slip and Tuition Payment slips.
Request for Administration of Medication – Medical Care Plan
Download the 2017-18 P.A.R.K. Registration Form.
Before-school childcare is full; applicants will be accepted for the waiting list only.
Waiting lists for the sites are maintained throughout the year with students added on a first-come basis as space becomes available. A packet of forms, including emergency contact information, must be completed as part of the registration process.
Intermediate Student Care for Before School
The P.A.R.K. program is offering before-school care for students at Park Street, Hayes and Holt Crossing intermediate schools. The program meets at the Kingston Center from 6 a.m. until transportation arrives. The fee is $105 per month and includes supervised care and activities as well as a nutritious breakfast. Holt Crossing students will be bused to school. Students from Park Street and Hayes will walk with P.A.R.K. staff to their respective schools.