Extended Day Program
St. Thomas the Apostle offers both before and after school care for STA students in Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. The Extended Care Program provides security, supervision, recreation, and enrichment activities for children within a faith-based environment.
Morning Care is available between 7:00 am and 7:45 am and is held in the Pre-Kindergarten classroom (Room 108) and the gym. It is supervised by 2 faculty members.
After School Care
After School Care is located in the cafeteria, Pre-Kindergarten classrooms and Kindergarten classrooms. It is open from 3:45 pm – 6:00 pm (2:45 pm – 6:00 pm on Wednesdays). Students attending After School Care have the opportunity to have a snack, complete homework, play outside, and engage in crafts, games or other relaxing activities.
Extended Day Care is available to STA families when morning delays occur due to weather as well as on early dismissal days. The program is not open during Christmas Vacation or Spring Break.
The cost for either the morning or afternoon Extended Day Program is $1.50 per 15 minutes per child. Any part of 15 minutes will be considered such and charged accordingly. Starting at 6:01 pm, a late fee of $2.00 per minute is incurred. Families are encouraged to register for the Extended Day Program when they complete their financial contract at the time of registration.
More detailed information can be obtained by contacting the school office at 773-667-1142.