Afternoons at Garden
Afternoons at Garden School include a variety of top-caliber enrichment classes, a quiet place and support for homework, socializing with schoolmates in a structured and meaningful way, and being safe and relaxed.
In addition to our Afterschool Program, we offer an exciting variety of Foundations Specialty Classes and Music Conservatory Classes.
Lower Division (Grades Nursery-6)
Our after-school program for the lower division (N–6) runs weekdays from 3:00–6:00 p.m.and includes snack time, homework help, indoor/outdoor play, organized games and crafts, clubs, and special events. The program structure is flexible, so you can arrange an after-school plan that meets your child’s and your needs.
Upper Division (Grades 7-8)
The After-School Program for 7th and 8th Graders operates every school day from 3:00-6:00 p.m. The program offers offers a quiet place to do homework with an adult nearby to provide support when necessary. In addition, there are structured activities available including indoor and outdoor games, support for sports teams, and free play in the gym or field.
Afterschool Care Rates
Students who remain at school after 3:00 p.m. and who are not in extra help with a teacher, in a club, on a team, or attending a Foundations course are automatically enrolled in the After-Hours Center and billed at the daily rate.
Daily Rates per Hour:
- Until 4pm: $20
- Until 5pm: $25
- Until 6pm: $30
- Pick-ups after 6pm will result in an additional $10 per half hour
Full-Year Discount Rates:
- Until 4pm: $2,500 per year
- Until 5pm: $3,000 per year
- Until 6pm: $3,500 per year
Timely payments are required to qualify for the full-year discount rates. These rates are per family, they are the same regardless of the number of children a family has enrolled in the program. Students enrolled full-time in the Afterschool Program receive a discount on Foundations classes, paying $220 for the first course and $180 for each additional course.