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Champions atBancroft Elementary

1755 Newton St NW Washington DC 20010
(202) 794-2986

Welcome

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.

Students must attend the school to enroll in our program.

Preschool

Ages: 3-5
Dates: 2019/2020 School Year
Hours: School dismissal to 6:00 PM

Self-guided exploration, structured activities and hands-on learning combine to help your child ages 3-to-4 years gain early literacy, math, science and social studies skills. Running, jumping and dancing keeps them active, too.

Before-School: Pre-kindergarten

Ages: 4-5
Dates: 2019/2020 School Year
Hours: 7:00 - 8:15 AM

This program is located in the cafeteria.

Before- and After-School: Grades K-3

Ages: 5-9
Dates: 2019/2020 School Year
Hours: 7:00 - 8:15 AM // School Dismissal to 6:00 PM

This program is located in the cafeteria.

2019/2020 School Year
After-School: Preschool
1-3 days: $45 per week
4-5 days: $66 per week

Before-School: Pre-kindergarten
Before-School: $22 per week

Before- and After-School: Grades K-3
Before-School: $20 per week
After-School: $60 per week
Before- and After-School: $70 per week

Additional Fees:
Registration: $10 per child or $15 per family

Discounts:
Multi-child or School Employee: 10%
Military: 15%

If you are currently enrolled in the Champions after school program and need to apply for Subsidized Child Care Voucher (discount) you can now apply in person at one of two locations: 1) South Capitol Street Service Center (Walk-in Service), 4001 South Capitol St SW, (202) 645-0420 or 2) Taylor St Service Center (by Appointment ONLY), 1207 Taylor St SW, (202) 704-2345. Please ensure that you have all your documentation prior to going. New families are able to apply 30 days prior to the start of school. Necessary documents: Verification of employment (3 most recent pay stubs); government-issued photo ID; birth certificate for each child (full-size only); verification of other income (i.e. SSI, Social Security benefits, TANF, child support, child support documentation, etc.); Social Security card for self, spouse and children; verification of address; and updated health certificate.

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