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Before and After School Program



Kids Exchange Before/After Care

The Kids Exchange Program is for students in Grades K through 5 enrolled in Gulf Elementary School. The program is designed to provide a needed service by giving parents the opportunity to bring their children to school prior to the beginning of the regularly scheduled school day. The program offers supervised before school care from 6:30 a.m. until 8:30 a.m. when students are admitted to their classroom or they may go to the cafeteria for FREE breakfast. After school care will begin each day at 3:10 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. You may sign-out your child from the IB Cafeteria each evening. Please pack an afternoon snack for your child. During the after school sessions students will work on homework, play games, have snack, attend the computer lab, and go outside. It is a recreational after school program.

What time does before care start?
The doors to the IB cafeteria open at 6:30 am.

Please bring your child into the IB Cafeteria and sign-in.

How much will before care cost per day?
Morning care is $5.00 per day.

How much will after school care cost per day?
$10.00 per day for after school care. $15.00 for both before and after school care.

Will I need to pay a registration fee?
Yes, the registration fee is $25.00 per family.

Can my child only participate in before care?
Yes, for $5.00 each morning.

How many days do I have to enroll in the program?
Kids Exchange is a daily rate fee based program. Your child may attend as needed.

What is the latest I may pick-up may child?
6:00 p.m. After 6:00 p.m. a charge of $1.00 for every five minutes until 6:10 p.m.

Kids Exchange is available during the regular school hours. We do not offer Kids Exchange on early dismissal days (December and June) it is the responsibility of our parents to pick-up their child at 1:10 each during early dismissal. WE DO NOT HAVE A SUMMER CAMP PROGRAM.