Located in portable behind school.
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-6
Ages: 5 to 12 years
Dates: 2020/2021 School Year
Hours: 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.
2021/2022 School Year
1-2 days: $68 per week
3-5 days: $95 per week
Registration: $65 per child or $95 per family
Multi-Child, Military, or School District Employee: 10%
DHS/ERDC/Subsidy Accepted. Provider Number: ZFG00015
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.
Does Champions offer subsidy options?
Yes, at Champions we accept DHS and many other childcare subsidy programs. In addition, Champions offers the following discounts; school district employee, multi-child, and active military family. Please see the Pricing page and contact the site you are interested in for further information.
Does Champions provide care for non school days, vacations, and early release?
Yes, we consolidate programs to Hopkins Elementary in Sherwood when regular school is closed. These programs are open 6:30am-6:00pm. Please see site director for details. Note: There are a few holidays that programs are closed. We have posted these days in the site.
What happens 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. In the event of a late opening, every attempt will be made to open the site. Champions will follow the delay schedule set by the school district. If school is cancelled: Champions will be cancelled. If school is released early: We will make every effort possible to have a Champions staff member on site to receive children. Champions will also close early and we ask that you pick up your children as soon as possible. If school is delayed: Our staff will arrive two hours after our regular start time of 6:30am by 8:30am, and will remain on site until school begins. Please keep in mind that some of our staff members travel a distance to their sites each day. PLEASE BE CERTAIN TO CALL YOUR CHAMPIONS PROGRAM DIRECTLY AHEAD OF TIME TO MAKE SURE WE ARE IN OPERATION.