When you need convenient and affordable before and after-school care or remote learning options, this program is for you.


The YMCA’s Before and After School Care Program serves children from kindergarten to age 12 within a number of public, private, parochial, and charter schools in Dayton and the Greater Miami Valley area. Our program nurtures the spirit, mind, and body, giving children the ability to develop and reach their full potential.

The YMCA places a heavy emphasis on the social and emotional development of children. Our core values are Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. 

How to Register for Child Care

Step 1: View our available School Age locations below.

Step 2: Choose you location below and click on the "PRE-REGISTER TODAY!" button
OR call or visit your local YMCA that is offering this program option during our enrollment hours, 8am-5pm, Monday–Friday. Space is limited, registrations will be first come, first serve. Families will complete an online childcare packet, sign a letter of understanding and an ODJFS Health Form for each program cycle. Additional ODJFS forms will be needed for children with any special accommodations or medication to be administered. Enrollment status is confirmed by the childcare program director or registrar.

Step 3: We will be in touch within 24 business hours and provide you with details regarding our School Age programs. Our Child Care Business Office is open Monday–Friday from 8am–5pm.

Sign up for YMCA Child Care!

Quality Child Care, you can count on! Open to ages 6 weeks­–12 years. 41 locations to choose from!

YMCA School Age Child Care Locations

Dayton

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Dayton:

• DECA Prep
• River's Edge Elementary
• St. Anthony's Church

Click on your location for contact information.

Eaton

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Eaton:

• Preble County YMCA

Click on your location for contact information.

Englewood

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Englewood:

• Kleptz Early Learning Center (Kindergarten & First Grade only) (This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)
• Englewood Elementary (This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)
• Englewood Hills Elementary  (This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)
• Northmoor Elementary (This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)
• Northwood Elementary (This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)
• Union Elementary (This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)

Click on your location for contact information.

Fairborn

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Fairborn:

• Fairborn YMCA

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Germantown/ Valley View

Germantown/ Valley View

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Germantown:

• Valley View Primary

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Huber Heights & Bethel

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Huber Heights:

• Charles Huber Elementary 
• Bethel Schools (care offered at Huber Heights YMCA. This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)
• Monticello Elementary (care offered at Studebaker. This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)
•  Rushmore Elementary (This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)
• Valley Forge Elementary (Care offered at Studebaker. This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)
• Wright Brother's Elementary (Care offered at Studebaker. This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)

Click on your location for contact information. Transportation provided to Studebaker and from Studebaker.

Kettering

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Kettering:

• Beavertown Elementary 2022-2023
• Greenmont Elementary 2022-2023
• Indian Riffle Elementary 2022-2023
• J.E. Prass Elementary 2022-2023
• John F Kennedy Elementary 2022-2023
• Kettering Middle School (AM care offered onsite.  PM care for 6th grade offered at Indian Riffle) 2022-2023 (AM care offered onsite.  PM care for 6th grade offered at Indian Riffle) 2022-2023
• Van Buren Middle School (AM care offered on site.  PM care for 6th grade offered at Orchard Park with YMCA transportation) 2022-2023  
• Oakview Elementary 2022-2023
• Orchard Park Elementary 2022-2023
• Southdale 2022-2023

Click on your location for contact information.

Miamisburg

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Miamisburg:

• Bear Elementary (Care is currently not available at this location)
• Bauer Elementary
• Dayton Christian School (Miamisburg)
• Jane Chance Elementary
• Kinder Elementary (Before and After Care offered at Mound- EDK at Medlar View)
• Mark Twain Elementary (Before and After Care offered at Mound- EDK at Medlar View)
• Medlar View Elementary
• Mound Elementary 

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New Bremen

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in New Bremen: 

• New Bremen Learning Center

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New Lebanon

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in New Lebanon:

• Dixie Elementary

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Riverside

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Riverside:

• St. Helen Catholic School 

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Springboro

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Springboro:

• Clearcreek Elementary (Care offered at Dennis Elementary)
• Five Points Elementary
• Dennis Elementary

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West Carrollton

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in West Carrollton:

• C. F. Holliday Elementary
• Harold Schnell Elementary
• Harry Russell Elementary (This site is currently full. Please contact the director listed if you would like to be added to the waitlist.)
• Walter Shade Elementary (Kindergarten only)

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Wilmington

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Wilmington:

• Holmes Elementary
• Denver Elementary (Care is offered at Holmes)
• East End Elementary (Care is offered at Holmes)

Click on your location for contact information. Transportation provided to Holmes and from Holmes.

Xenia

YMCA School Age Child Care is available at the following locations in Xenia:

• Arrowood Elementary 
• 
Cox Elementary (Care offered at Arrowood)
• McKinley Elementary (Care offered at Arrowood)
• Shawnee Elementary (Care offered at Arrowoodl)
• Tecumseh Elementary

Click on your location for contact information. Transportation provided to Cox, McKinley, & Shawnee from Arrowood and back to Arrowood.

As with all of our YMCA youth care and enrichment opportunities, this program is specifically designed to meet the developmental characteristics and needs of the youth we serve. Program directors are mindful that children have different developmental needs during school years and activities are geared accordingly, from help with homework to simply “blowing off steam.” The YMCA is a trusted partner with a proven track record.

NEED MORE INFORMATION?

To request detailed information on one of our childcare programs click here to fill out the required information and one of our staff members will contact you within 24 business hours.

*The YMCA of Greater Dayton is an approved ACE marketplace provider for our Before and After School Care. Parent/Guardian pays for goods/services at time of service. This type of purchase can be reimbursed with OH ACE account funds directly to the parent/guardian via claim submission with an attached receipt in the OH ACE app as long as the parent/guardian has connected their bank account to the app.The YMCA will comply with all audits to confirm payments made line up with funds requested to the parent/guardian.

THE YMCA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY PROVIDER

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

Mail: 
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410

Fax:
(833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442

Email:
Program.Intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

07/25/2022