The School Age Child Care Program provides high-quality and affordable after school care to a group of approximately 150 children, ages    5 to 14, at two sites in East Boston: Orient Heights and Central Square.

Our afterschool activities support:

  • literacy development
  • problem solving skills
  • scientific and artistic discovery
  • Project based learning opportunities

Our choice of activities is based on the following concepts:

  • Attention to the child’s needs and interests
  • An understanding of  how children learn and develop
  • MA curriculum framework and learning benchmarks to compliment the learning that happen in school.

Some of the Programs Special Activities include:

Parent and child workshops with dinner and child care, parent dinners, open houses, guest speakers, and community fieldtrips.

We also provide full- day child care during the weeks of school vacation for those children who are enrolled during the school year.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Affordable and high quality after-school care for children ages 5-14
  • Year round child care
  • Multicultural curriculum
  • Small and large group homework help
  • Access to computers
  • Field trips
  • Organized sports, performing arts, arts and crafts, special projects, storytelling, and much more!
  • We have two convenient locations in East Boston; Central Square and Orient Heights.

Enrollment:Kelly Silfies (617) 569-3221 Ext. 109 orksilfies@ebsoc.org