Wrap-around Care

 Mrs. Carmen Ristow

Zion offers wrap-around care for our students.  Below are the guidelines for using this before and after school childcare service.  If you have any questions, please contact the school office.  Thank you!

Before-School Care

This care is available starting at 7:00 a.m. and requires a reservation.

  1. The fee for this service will be $3.00 per student per hour ($3.00 for each 30-minute period or portion thereof).
  2. This service is available for students in pre-K through 8th grade.
  3. Students dropped off before 7:45 a.m. are automatically be checked into before-school care.
  4. Students who arrive between 7:45 and 8:00 a.m. are allowed to wait in the school lobby until being released to the classrooms at  8:00 a.m.. There is no fee charged for these students.
  5. Before-school care will take place in the pre-K classroom.
  6. If reservations for before-school care have not been made ahead of time, the fee will be $6.00 per student per hour ($6.00 per half hour or portion thereof).


After-School Care (for Pre-K students)

This care is available from 11:30-3:00 p.m. and will require a reservation.

  1. This care is available by reservation; the fee for this service is $3.00 per student per hour.
  2. The fee for this service will be $3.00 per student per hour ($3.00 for each 30-minute period or portion thereof).
  3. This care will take place in the pre-K classroom.
  4. Students not picked up by 11:30 p.m. will automatically be checked into after-school care.  A fee of $3.00 per student for every 15-minute period or portion thereof will be charged.

After-School Care (for K-8 students)

This care is available from 3:20-5:00 p.m. and will require a reservation.
  1. The fee for this service will be $3.00 per student per hour ($3.00 or each 30-minute period or portion thereof). 
  2. Students who are not picked up by 3:35 p.m. will automatically be checked into after-school care.  A fee of $3.00 per student for every 15 minute period or portion thereof will be charged.
  3. The location of after-school care may change from day to day.  If the regular after-school care provider is not present because no reservations were made, the children will be supervised in one of the teacher’s classrooms on a rotating basis.  A fee of $3.00 per student for every 15-minute period or portion therof will be charged.
 
Payment
  1. Billing will be done monthly by the office manager based on time sheets provided by the caregiver and teachers. All payments will be received through the office.
  2. Questions concerning disputed bills should first be taken to the principal. If there is no resolution, the matter will then be determined by the Board of Education. 

Adjustments to the hours offered or the fees required may be made by the Board of Education at the end of each quarter, depending on the number of hours of usage and the program’s ability to cover its costs.