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                                    REGISTER NOW – THREE WAYS TO REGISTER..

  1.  Registrations can be sent in via email or fax to Director , Desiree Edwards at dedwards@riverbrookymca.org  ( EMAIL IS THE BEST WAY TO REACH THE DIRECTOR
  2. Fax: 203-286-1704
  3. Stop by the office 404 Danbury Rd Wilton CT 06897, between 10-2pm m-f
  4. Make an appointment with office for an after hours visit.

 Download – Fox Run & Columbus Elementary School Before and After School Registration Forms

Health Form

School Age Child Care Before and After School Care

YMCA of Norwalk School Age Child Care (SACC) programs are designed to meet the needs of school-age children and the needs of our parents. Parents can be assured that their children are being well cared for in an enriching environment where the top priorities are safety, supervision and fun! YMCA School Age Programs are structured to offer activities that benefit children’s social, physical and educational development. The YMCA of Norwalk operates 2 convenient elementary sites in the Norwalk Public School system providing Before and After school care to students who attend Columbus and Fox Run Elementary.

Elementary School Sites for 2016-2017 school year:
Before and After school Care
– Columbus Magnet Elementary School
– Fox Run Elementary School

Each day’s activities are planned and organized to provide just the right balance of education and fun so that our program is not an extension of the school day, but an enhancement to your child’s daily routine. Academic enrichment such as chemistry allows students to learn with hands on experiential education techniques. Sports, games and outdoor activities help children develop fine and gross motor skills, teamwork, and physical fitness. While arts and craft projects allow kids to express their creative ideas freely. YMCA School Age Program activities also include homework support,  arts & humanities, environmental education and community service projects. The YMCA of Norwalk SACC curriculum focuses on the the daily activities in all aspects of a program; and uses the overall quality of the program to reach the desired outcome of fostering the child’s overall development. We are also in partnership with the Norwalk Health department and provide the program Fit Kids, where students learn nutrition and physical activity , which also aligns with the YMCA following HEPA standards. With the HEPA standards we do provide a health snack during after school time.

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Homework Support & Academic Enrichment

• Literacy/Literature
• Character Development
• Health & Fitness
• Socialization
• Arts & Humanities
• Science/Technology

Quality

The YMCA of Norwalk is part of the After School Achievement Program a collaborative effort with the Norwalk Public Schools and Norwalk Education Foundation to provide high quality before and  afterschool programs throughout the City of Norwalk. The YMCA of Norwalk understands that the programs quality depends on the staff working with your child on a daily basis. All YMCA SACC staff have gone through extensive state and federal background checks. In addition, the YMCA has increased our hiring state certified teachers and Norwalk Public Schools Teachers Aids to improve the academic link between the school day activities and the SACC program. Our quality instructors  academic enrichment, sport instruction and arts and humanities/fitness coordinator help balance our programs academic and enrichment components to fit with our mission of a child’s overall development.

School Age Childcare Hours / Tuition

Before School program starts at 7:15am until school begins- Including delayed openings

After-school programs run from school dismissal to 6:00 pm- Including scheduled early dismissals

All participants are required to have a monthly draft for SACC payments. Any and all cancellations require a written 30 day notice.

Please contact Desiree Edwards, After school and Day Camp Director at 203-762-8384 x213  or dedwards@riverbrookymca.org for more details. We also encourage those in need of financial assistance to contact Care 4 Kids at 1-888-214- KIDS before applying for YMCA fee assistance.

YMCA scholarships are available. Download application here.

NORWALK YMCA Office

 

404 Danbury Rd

Wilton CT 06897

Phone 203-762-8384 x213

Fax 203-286-1704

Hours

 

Mondays: 10-2pm

Tuesday: By Appointment Only

Wednesday- Friday: 10-2pm

Will take appointments after office hours

Hours are subject to change 

Before and Afterschool and Day Camp only

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Desiree Edwards
Afterschool and Day Camp Director
(phone) 203-762-8384
(fax) 203-286-1704
dedwards@riverbrookymca.org

Location

 

NORWALK YMCA
Business Office
404 Danbury Road
Wilton, CT 06897