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Champions atGuadalupe Elementary

6044 Vera Cruz Dr. San Jose CA 95120
(408) 997-9821

Champions' portable is on the lower campus field by the pedestrian gate access on Coleman Road. Parking is limited on the street. From the front of school, head to the outdoor tables by the library, and follow the path on down to the lower campus.

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Champions has a great solution for busy working families: activities that combine fun and learning, together with the safety and convenience of a high-quality program right inside your school. Champions offers a variety of group and individual activities designed to keep your child exploring and growing.

From art, dramatic play, math and science to problem-solving, language, motor skills and more, we help your child continue learning and developing essential life skills – whether school is in session or not.

NOTE: School break weeks usually combine to one host site. Please see your Site Director for details.

Before- and After-School: Grades K-6

Ages: 5 to 12 years
Dates: 2017-2018 School Year
Hours: 6:30 AM to bell and school dismissal to 6:00 PM

Champions provides busy, working families like yours the flexibility to extend the learning day before and after school for school-age children ages 5 to 12 years. With a balance of child-initiated and teacher-led activities, our programs serve your child’s wide variety of interests and skills by giving them choice.

Kindergarten Full Day

Ages: 5 to 6 years
Dates: 2017-2018 School Year
Hours: 8:25 AM to 6:00 PM

This program covers either the AM or PM kinder session, and extended care through 6:00 PM. Kindergarteners may add Champions Before-School program an as an a la carte option.

Half-Day Kindergarten

Ages: 5 to 6 years
Dates: 2017-2018 School Year
Hours: Half-Day Morning: 8:25 - 11:25 AM or Half-Day Afternoon: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Whether your child attends morning or afternoon kindergarten classes, we offer half-day programs that extend the learning all day. Creativity, language, math and sensory skills continue to be developed while you’re still at work – all conveniently located at your child’s school.

Fall Break

Dates: November 20-22, 2017
Hours: 6:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Break programs for Union School District will be hosted at this site children from other sites may attend.

Winter Break

Dates: December 26, 2017 - January 5, 2018 and February 20-23, 2018

The Champions Winter Break program brings learning and fun together—and the best part? We help children build their potential by encouraging them to choose their own learning activities, work in groups, and stay active. This year, we will shine a spotlight on science, reptiles, or stage production, depending on the site. Families can come one day or every day—whatever works for them!

Break programs for Union School District will be hosted at this site children from other sites may attend.

Spring Break

Dates: April 9 - 13, 2018
Hours: 6:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Kids get a taste of math, science, sports and more during this weeklong program. During Spring Break at Champions, we get kids excited about summer with a sneak preview of all the excitement planned during our 12-week Summer Break. Parents love the convenience of having Spring Break programming at their regular Champions site, right inside their school.

Break programs for Union School District will be hosted at this site children from other sites may attend.

Summer Break

Ages: 5 to 12 years
Dates: June 13 - August 10, 2018
Hours: 6:30 AM - 6:00 PM

We offer several fun and engaging themes over the course of the summer. Enroll in one week, a few weeks or participate in all 12 weeks – with an emphasis on meeting new friends and learning new things. Summer Break at Champions is easy for families because it takes place at many of the same neighborhood school locations as our before- and after-school programs, making it convenient for parents and familiar for kids.

Before- and After-School: Grades K-6
1-2 days: $27 per week
3-5 days: $38 per week

After-School (Grades 1-5):
1-2 days: $85 per week
3-5 days: $138 per week

Kindergarten Wrap
Full Day
1-2 days: $127 per week
3-5 days: $180 per week

Half Day (Morning and Afternoon)
1-2 days: $64 per week
3-5 days: $98 per week

Winter Breaks 2017/2018
1-2 days: $127 per week
3-5 days: $254 per week

Spring  Break 2018
1-2 days: $127 per week
3-5 days: $254 per week

Additional Fees:
Registration: $50 per child
Drop In Care: $20 before school and $45 after school
Non-School Full Day: $60 per day
In-Service Day: $15 per day
Early Release: $5 per day

Multi-child, Military, and School Employee: 10%

Summer Break 2018

1-5 days: $265 per week 
Registration: $50 per child

How soon can my child start Champions?

Your child can attend our program as early as 48 hours after you complete the online enrollment process.

When is tuition due?

Tuition is charged weekly on Thursday mornings for the following week, and is due by Friday. Payments can be made with a debit or credit card through your online account. We offer autopay for your convenience, so you can store your payment account and it will be charged weekly.

What if my child’s schedule changes?

Please make any schedule changes by Wednesday for the following week. Tuition is based on the schedule you have chosen in the system.

What if there are school closures or changes in scheduling?

During inclement weather conditions, it may be necessary to delay and/or close schools and childcare sites entirely. Champions will follow the delay schedule set by the school district. If school is cancelled, Champions will be cancelled. Please be sure to check with your local Champions contact to find out how scheduling is handled in the event of either an early release or late start, and always call ahead if you are unsure whether Champions will be in operation for these types of days.

When do I need to pick up my child?

Please be available to pick up your child before or as near the program end time as possible. To avoid late fees, arrive to collect your child within 15 minutes after the listed time. Fees will apply for extended tardiness as follows; $10.00 for the first 16-30min, and an additional $10 each 15min following that.