After the Bell

Grades K-6th

Parent Handbook
Participant Information
EFT Form

Looking for after school care or something fun for the kids on a day off school?

The Channahon Park District offers After the Bell during the school year and day camps during the summer for year round care in a fun, safe and welcoming environment!

The After the Bell after school program is for boys and girls from Kindergarten through sixth grade.  Your child will participate in fun activities including games, arts and crafts, sports, nature activities and more!  Homework assistance and snacks will be provided daily.

After the Bell
2019-2020 School Year

Grades K-6th 
After the Bell is an after school program which provides activities and supervision for children after school. The program follows District 17 school calendar and provides direct transportation from the Channahon schools to Skateland Recreation Center and will begin on the first day of school and end on the last day of school. Children have the opportunity to express themselves through a variety of activities that include games, crafts and sports as well as, outdoor play and quiet time for reading and homework. A snack and drink are provided on the regular school days, the extended dates listed below your child will have to bring their own lunch. Registration for this program must be done in person at Arrowhead Community Center.

Everyone is welcome to sign up! You can pay per day, pay monthly on our EFT payment plan or pay for the year in full. When you sign up for the EFT plan or pay in full, all of the Extended Days during the regular school year are included in your payment (The Extended Camp in August and May, Winter Break Camp and Spring Break Camp are a separate fee.)

The Participant Information Packet and Parent Handbook Consent Form need to be filled out before the child’s first day.

Location: Skateland Recreation Center
Registration Fee: $50/child; also services as a non-refundable deposit.
Fee: Yearly $2,385 ($265/month on EFT plan)
Daily $ 30
Resident Disc: Yearly $2,160 ($240/month on EFT plan)
Daily $ 20

Day(s): Monday-Friday
Time: School Dismissal through 6:00 pm
Deadline: Friday at noon of the week prior to avoid a $5/late fee per registration

2019-2020 After the Bell – Extended Days

Grades K-6th
Day camp is done and summer is coming to an end, but the kids still want to enjoy what is left! Each day we offer a variety of structured yet relaxed activities for your child to enjoy including games, sports, arts and crafts, indoor and outdoor playtime plus a whole lot more. Extended Days are offered on days when the school district is off due to summer break, institute days, or early dismissal days. Children should bring a lunch on extended days, a snack will be provided in the afternoon.

The Participant Information Packet and Parent Handbook Consent Form need to be filled out before the child’s first day.

Location: Skateland Recreation Center
Fee/ResDisc: $40/$30 per full day (8AM-6PM) $35/$25 per half day (early dismissal-6M)
Deadline: Friday at noon of the week prior to avoid a $5/late fee per child

Date Day Time
September 18 W 11 AM – 6 PM
October 11 F 8 AM – 6 PM
October 14 M 8 AM – 6 PM
October 31 TH 11 AM – 6 PM
November 25 M 8 AM – 6 PM
November 26 TU 8 AM – 6 PM
November 27 W 8 AM – 6 PM
December 4 W 11 AM – 6 PM
December 20 F 1:40 – 6 PM