Working Parents Have Childcare Options with Crystal Lake Park District Extended Time Programs for 2017-2018 School Year

Wed August 16, 2017

The Crystal Lake Park District is now accepting registration for parents who would like to utilize the Extended Time program for the 2017-2018 school years.  Extended Time (E.T.) is a before and after school program providing safe, reliable care for children.  E.T. gives parents the comfort of knowing where their children are when they cannot be home.  All District #47 students in kindergarten through fifth grade are eligible to attend. Openings available at Glacier Ridge, Canterbury/Coventry, Husmann, Indian Prairie, North, West/South and Woodscreek Elementary Schools.   Children must be toilet trained. 

Registration Notes:

  • Registration began June 6 for the 2017/2018 School Year
  • ET registration will close on Friday, August 18 at 5 pm. Anyone registering after this deadline will not be able to start ET until Monday, August 28 (the first full week of school)
  • School starts Wednesday, August 23

Fees include:

  • Early Release Days
  • Half Days
  • Institute Days
  • Field Trips
  • Winter Break and Spring Break

Monthly Fees

5 Days/Week                     AM                         $265

5 Days/Week                     PM                         $310

5 Days/Week                     AM & PM            $525

3 Days/Week                     AM                         $165

3 Days/Week                     PM                         $202

3 Days/Week                     AM & PM            $327

Parents with changing work schedules can utilize the 10-day Extended Time Punch Pass at their school site.  The passes can be used for regular school days, half days or Institute Days. 

  • E.T. staff provide:
  • Independent and Organized Activities
  • Indoor/Outdoor Play
  • Homework Support
  • Team Building Opportunities
  • Physical Activity
  • A Nurturing Environment
  • Nutritional Snacks
  • Assistance with preparing students (changing/practicing) for after school activities and escorting them to their onsite location (scouts, art, sports, tutoring)

The Crystal Lake Park District Extended Time Before and After School Program is offered at the following times:
A.M. Session 6:15 am-8:45 am
P.M. Session 3:30 pm-6:15 pm

To register for Crystal Lake Park District Extended Time stop by the Crystal Lake Park District Administrative Office, One East Crystal Lake Avenue, Crystal Lake or call (815) 459-0680, ext. 1220 for more information.