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Licensed Child Care
Grades K-8


Character Builders is licensed child care for grades K-8, based at your child's school.
  • Quality, affordable and dependable care
  • Based at child's school
  • Safe, controlled environment
  • Licensed by Child Care Licensing Division of the California Department of Social Services
  • Aligned to Common Core state standards
  • Arts & crafts
  • Academic enrichment, including homework assistance
  • Team-building activities
  • Indoor/outdoor activities
  • Field trips
  • Nutritious afternoon snack


Child Care

Staff

Licensed by the State of California, YMCA Before- and After-School Child Care is regulated by health, safety and program quality standards. Staff must be 18 years old, have completed 12 college credits in child care related fields and undergone live scan fingerprint, physical & TB tests, child abuse and criminal record clearances. Staff are also required to be First Aid and CPR certified.

Sites We Serve

School
License #
Holmes Elementary School
372005393
Bay Park Elementary School
376600552
Longfellow K-8 Spanish Immersion Elementary School
376600371
School of the Madeleine
376600593
Old Town Academy
376701230
Franklin Elementary
376701260
McKinley Elementary
376701126
Location/Hours/Rates

Locations/Hours

LOCATION
SERVING
HOURS
Holmes School
4902 Mt. Ararat Drive
Lic.#372005393:
School tel: 858-496-8110
Site tel: 619-300-0596
Site Supervisor:
Sean Phongsavad, sphongsavad@ymca.org

Holmes School Holmes Students
Grades K-5

Wednesday
(minimum day)
6:30-8:30 a.m.
2:55-6 p.m.

12:30-6 p.m.



Bay Park School
2433 Denver Street
Lic.#376600552
Tel: (619) 261-158

School tel: 619-276-3243
Site tel:
619-276-1586
Site Supervisor:
Chelsey Mills, cmills@ymca.org
Bay Park Students
Grades TK-5

Wednesday
(minimum day)
6:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m
3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

1:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.



Longfellow School
5055 July Street
Lic.#376600371
School tel: 619-276-4206
Site tel: 619-302-7317

Site Supervisor:
Monique Berumen, mberumen@ymca.org
Longfellow Students
Transitional Kindergarten
Grades K-8
Wednesday
(minimum day)
6:30-9:05 a.m
12:45-6 p.m.
3:30-6 p.m.
12:30-6 p.m.



School of the Madeleine
1875 Illion Street
Lic.#376600593

School tel: 619-276-6545
Site t
el: (619) 302-8653
Site Supervisor:
Adam Hakes, ahakes@ymca.org
Madeleine Students
Grades K-8


6:30 a.m. - 8 a.m.
2:45 p.m. - 6 p.m.





Old Town Academy
2120 San Diego Avenue
Lic.#
376701230
School Tel: 619-574-6225
Site telephone: 619-921-3871
Site supervisor:
Stephanie
Seikaly sseikaly@ymca.org
Old Town Academy Students
Grades K-8


3-6 p.m.






Franklin Elementary
4481 Copeland Avenue
Lic.#
376701260
School tel: 619-344-3000

Site telephone: 619-381-5799
Site supervisor:
Barb Thomas,
bthomas@ymca.org
Franklin Elementary
Grades K-5

Wednesday

(minimum day)
6:30-7:50 a.m.
2:10-6 p.m.

12:15-6 p.m.



McKinley Elementary
3045 Felton Street
Lic.#
376701126
School tel: 619-282-7694
Site tel: 619-307-3606

Site supervisor:
Jessica Glossop,
jglossop@ymca.org

McKinley studens
Grades K-8

Thursday (minimum day)
6:30-8:30 a.m.
3-6 p.m.

12:15-6 p.m.



Character Builders Fees

Fees have been calculated based upon an annualized rate of the total number of program days and divided into 10 equal monthly payments regardless of the number of school days per month of service. Fees cover all minimum days and parent/teacher conferences.

  • Full-time is considered 4 or 5 days per week; Part-time is considered 1 to 3 days per week.
  • Registration fee:
    Members: None
    Participants: $50 per child.

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