School Age Child Care (Ages 5-12) - Cedar Rapids Metro YMCA

School Age Child Care (Ages 5-12)

Discounted fees for School-Age Child Care are available to YMCA members. Not a member? Join for the summer!

School Age Child Care for Before & After School

Our program revolves around the Y's three key areas of youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.  

Designed to activate your kid's imagination and encourage the lifelong core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility, the program also delivers a nutritious breakfast and afternoon snack every day.

Our dedicated and well-trained staff plans a diverse slate of activities:

            Team sports
            Arts and crafts
            Opportunities for kids to give input and  help create
             a great experience

Thanks to the United Way and the YMCA Annual Campaign, financial assistance is available to those who qualify.   The Annual Campaign provides assistance to families right here in our area.  Want to know more?  Contact the YMCA.


Quick Links:

Registration opens 5/1/17.

2017 School Age Child Care Brochure 

E-mail with questions regarding registration:  Lynelle Henricksen at

Parent Handbook


  • Echo Hill Elementary School - 400 Echo Hill, Road, Marion, IA
  • Truman Elementary School - 441 West Post Road NW, Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Van Buren Elementary - 2525 29th Street, Cedar Rapids, IA



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