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Champions at Cottonwood Elementary

330 NE Foster Road Bremerton WA 98311
(360) 204-4817


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.

Before- and After-School: Grades K-5

Ages: 5-11
Dates: 2022/2023 School Year (Dates subject to change according to school district's schedule)
Hours: 6:00 AM - 9:10 AM // 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM (Thursday 1:55 PM - 6:00 PM)

Infant Program

Ages: Four weeks to 12 months
Dates: 2022/2023 School Year (Dates subject to change according to school district's schedule)
Hours: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM

The experiences infants have during the early months of life are crucial to healthy brain development. The Early Foundations Infants curriculum provides lots of personal attention and interaction between our teachers and your infant while promoting basic cognitive and social skills through singing, talking, reading, and multi-sensory exploration.

Toddler Program

Ages: 12 months to 36 months
Dates: 2022/2023 School Year (Dates subject to change according to school district's schedule)
Hours: 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Children at this stage start to develop friendships and gain confidence as they use their words and thoughts to express themselves, share, and cooperate with others. Our Early Foundations Toddler program promotes learning through sensory experiences that enhance your child's cognitive, language, motor, social, and creative skills...all while exploring the world on foot!

2022/2023 School Year
1-2 days: $208 per week
3-4 days: $350 per week

1-2 days: $183 per week
3-5 days: $320 per week

Before-School: Grades K-5
1-2 days: $62 per week
3-5 days: $87 per week

After-School: Grades K-5
1-2 days: $62 per week
3-5 days: $92 per week

Additional Fees:
Registration: $65 per child or $90 per family
Drop-in Full Day: $54 per day
Drop-in Before-School: $27 per day
Drop-in After-School: $27 per day
Early Release: $16 per day
Non-School Full Day: $22 per day

Multi-Child or School District Employee: 10%
Military: 15%

Champions accepts DSHS Child Care Subsidy. If you qualify for free and reduced lunch you may be eligible. Please call the DSHS Child Care Subsidy line prior to enrolling to see if you qualify. 1-877-501-2233. Champions at Cottonwood Elementary's provider ID # is: 130177

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 I want to change my child’s care schedule?

Flexibility is the magic word for busy families like yours! At Champions, you can adjust your child’s schedule from week to week, with options for full-time or part-time care.

Every Wednesday, we lock in the schedule and prepare invoices for the following week. So, if you want to adjust the days your child will be joining us, make sure to save changes by the Wednesday prior to the week of care you’re scheduling.

If your child attends our program and you haven’t scheduled by the Wednesday prior, you will be charged a drop-in fee at a higher rate.

Get step-by-step instructions here!

What if there are planned or unplanned school closures?

During inclement weather, it may be necessary to delay and/or close schools and our child care sites entirely. Champions will follow the delay schedule set by the school district: If school is cancelled, Champions will be cancelled.

However, Champions is often open all day on planned no-school days, including teacher planning, in-service, grading, conference days, and more!

Please check with your local Champions site director to learn how scheduling is handled in the event of either an early release or delayed opening, and always call your site director if you’re unsure about whether or not Champions will be open.

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 for the first 16-30 minutes and an additional $10 for each 15 minutes following that.