Salem YMCA After School Childcare

Salem YMCA After School Childcare

The After School Program is a fun, educational program that helps elementary school children develop self-confidence, friendships, positive values, academic achievement, while building a sense of community. Licensed by the State of Massachusetts, Department of Early Education and Care. In our Y programs, you'll discover a supportive learning environment, engaging activities: STEM, active play, arts, and more! Healthy snack and dinner included. Academic support with homework help, healthy eating, and physical activity encouragement and a FREE  Y membership for the current school year for enrolled youth 
After school care is from dismissal until 6:00 pm
Contact: Ivone Baez 781-990-7085
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PLEASE NOTE! We're experiencing a waitlist in our School Age program due to the ongoing staffing shortage locally, regionally and nationally. Please click the "Contact Us" button below, fill out the intake form, and a member of our staff will reach out to you when space becomes available and/or to discuss your options. Thank you!

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Your child will enjoy engaging activities and more!

  • S.T.E.A.M. curriculum (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math)
  • Social-emotional / team building activities
  • Daily homework time
  • Physical activity time
  • FREE youth membership
  • Coverage on early release days, vacation weeks, holidays and snow days
  • Enrichments such as:  Yoga, Zumba, Art, Sports

Program Locations

  • Bates Elementary, 53 Liberty Hill Ave.
  • Bentley Elementary, 25 Memorial Dr.
  • Carlton Elementary, 10 Skerry St.
  • Horace Mann Elementary79 Willson St.
  • Witchcraft Elementary, 1 Frederick St.
  • Onsite at the Salem YMCA, 1 Sewall St.

Click here to see what parents are saying about our program   The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

Parent Handbook    Click here to learn more about our Early Learning program


Flexible Pricing