The ANS After Care Program is open to ANS students in grades Pre-K through 8. The objective of this program is to provide children with age appropriate opportunities to satisfy their need for social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development in a safe, supervised and friendly environment. This program is licensed by the State of Maryland to operate on the days school is in session and is offered from 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM; and 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM.
On scheduled early dismissal days, the program will commence immediately at school dismissal and will continue through the regularly scheduled time. There is no additional charge for this service. This program is operated by a board certified staff and is licensed by the State of Maryland.
Cost for 2016-2017 School Year
- 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM pick-up – one child – $75.00 per week; each additional child – $60.00 per week
- 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM pick-up – one child – $98.00 per week; each additional child – $78.00 per week
- Drop-In care available: $20.00 per child/per day (not to exceed 3 days per week)
There is a non-refundable registration fee of $40.00 per child due at the time of registration. Family charge will not exceed $80.00. Payment is due on the Friday of the week services are rendered. A late payment fee of $6.00 for every school day payment is late will be charged. A one-week notice is required if you intend to withdraw your child from the program. Absences due to illness or otherwise are not exempt from child-care fees. Make all checks payable to “ANS”. There is a $10 charge for all returned checks.
The program varies according to age group but each child has a snack time, recess time, and a homework time. Students can bring a change of clothing (some restrictions apply). If your child becomes ill during the program hours, you or your designated emergency contact will be notified and asked to come for the child. (State regulations prohibit the care of sick children or dispensing of medication without written directions from the child’s physician.) A note to the program director is required if a child is absent three or more days.