UPDATE re: SEPTEMBER 2024 – JUNE 2025 Before / After School Program Registrations

Our 2024/2025 Before & After School Wait List Registration has NOT launched yet (as of February 6th). We are waiting for confirmation from the HWDSB that may affect which school newly registered children located south of Highway 5 may be assigned. An announcement will be posted on our home page when the registration wait list opens and this is the best place to watch

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Reminder: Winter Holiday Closures

2023 – Early 2024 Holiday Closures Before and After School Programs: Closed December 25 – January 5. All Before and After programs are closed due to the winter school break closure. A Winter Break Program for January 2-5 has been announced by email and on your Family Registration Page and operated at our Guy B Brown location. Capacity is limited. ELCC Programs: Closed December

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Before & After In-School Care Availability: Guy B. Brown and Mary Hopkins

This year we received high demand for space at our in-school Before and After School program and unfortunately we continue to have limited availability. Since June we have also been able to offer lower child care rates for ALL families due to government subsidy programs (CWELCC and the Hamilton Affordability Plan). We have reached out to many families on our current wait list in

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Before and After School 2023 -2024 Registration Update

Before and After School orientation emails have gone out to currently registered families. If you didn’t get one, please check your junk mail, and a copy of the orientations for each school will be posted to the web site. The Orientation’s went out without mention that we DO provide a simple afternoon snack with individually packaged peanut free, tree nut and sesame seed free

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2023 – 2024 Program Closures and Holiday Programs

With some changes to the child care and HWDSB calendars, we’d like to let our families know of upcoming planned programs and upcoming Holiday closures. We are planning to provide school holiday programs this coming school year.  Please watch our web site for Holiday Program Registration Announcements. School Age Programs (Before & After School, PA Days, Winter Holidays, PA Days, March Break, Summer Camp)

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WAITING LIST: 2023-2024 Before and After School Registration

Wait List Registration for the 2023 – 2024 B&A program is open to all families, starting here: September 2023 B&A Registration Info (We do not know at this time whether we will be able to expand our capacity to allow further enrolments before September.  An announcement will be made on the web site and to existing Wait List participants at that time.) Some notable

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Before and After School Early Childhood Educator Position Available

We are looking for an enthusiastic  Before and After School Early Childhood Educator to complement our diverse and growing team!

Our before school programs begin at 7:00 am and typically run until 9:00am.  Our After-School programs begin at the after school bell around 2:30pm and run until 6:00pm. Reporting to the Program Supervisor, the Before and After School Educator will develop and implement a variety of activities, designed to stimulate all areas of development, and based on the observed interests of children.

This position will be at our one of our in-school programs and working 27.5 hours per week in a split shift capacity and will begin in the late Summer 2022.

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Summer Camp 2024 Registration Update (Feb 15)

We just wanted to acknowledge all of those we know are excited to register for our summer camp that we are working on the camp registration and ironing out details and terrific activities! We anticipate a private launch for our enrolled families towards the end of February, and any remaining space (and wait list) to be offered to new families some time early March.

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ELCC Toddler / Preschool Wait Listers – Check Your Email!

We have sent an email out to all of the families with a toddler/preschool wait list pre-registration asking to help us by confirming (or requesting removal) from our Wait List (which has grown exponentially). This will help us to drop those families that have found alternate care during their wait and expedite offers of care as space comes available for September placements. As we

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March Break 2024 (Mar 11 - 15)

March Break 2024 Program Currently Sold Out

March Break 2024 (Mar 11 – 15) is taking Wait List Requests for children currently enrolled in our Before and After School Programs only at this time. We do apologize to our community of families not participating in our B&A program.  As we are still affected by an ongoing shortage of qualified child care workers at this time we continue to have very limited

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Winter Holiday January 2 – 5 Full Day Program – Sold Out

We are currently sold out and no longer taking Wait List requests. All new registrants are first placed on our Wait List and an offer will be made if a space still exists. School Holiday Programs emphasize STEM crafts and learning, active group outdoor / indoor games. Frozen science experiments, Make your own rock candy, Melting snowmen, Gingerbread house friendly competition and More! Blue

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January 26, April 8 and June 7 PA Day Programs – Currently Sold Out, taking Wait List Requests

Unfortunately this program has already sold out, for a limited time families can sign up for the Wait List in case of an expansion. 3-day bundle only: Kindergarten (and under 6 year olds) $69.81, Grades 1 – 8 (6 – 12 years) $144.00. City of Hamilton child care subsidiy approvals are also accepted. Location: Guy B. Brown Elementary 7:00am – 6:00pm Join us for

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