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Champions at Stevenson Middle School

38501 Palmer Rd Westland MI 48186
(800) 246-2154


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.

Champions is open for distance learning and hybrid care!
When the students are doing distance learning/asynchronous days we are open for full day care. On their 'live' school days, we offer before and after care!

All full day off and break camp programs will be held at Stevenson Middle School

Please contact Area Manager Cassie Nickels at 734-776-8983.

Stevenson Middle School is also home to the Champions Early Childhood Education Center. The Early Childhood Center is for kiddos age 6 weeks - 5 years old. We are open Monday - Friday 6:30am-6:30pm.

Please contact Center Director Anne Winter at 734-716-7182.

After-School: Grades 6-8

Ages: 12-14
Dates: 2020/2021 School Year: Start Date March 1, 2021 (Dates subject to change based on school district's schedule)
Hours: 2:10 PM – 6:30 PM

Champions provides busy working families like yours the flexibility to extend the learning day after school. 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.

Infant Program

Dates: 2020/2021 School Year
Hours: 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Toddler Program

Dates: 2020/2021 School Year
Hours: 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Preschool Program

Dates: 2020/2021 School Year
Hours: 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Winter Break

Dates: December 21, 2020 - January 1, 2021
Hours: 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM

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!

Mid-Winter/Ski Break

Dates: 2020/2021 School Year (Dates subject to change according to school district's schedule)
Hours: 6:45 AM - 6:30 PM

Spring Break

Dates: March 29 - April 1, 2021
Hours: 6:45 AM - 6:30 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.

Champions: Full Day (Half-Day Morning)

Dates: 2020/2021 School Year
Hours: 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Champions: Extended Learning

Dates: 2020/2021 School Year (Dates based on school district's schedule)
Hours: 6:45 AM - 6:30 PM

Champions: Full Day

Dates: 2020/2021 School Year: Start Date September 1, 2020 (Dates based on school district's schedule)
Hours: 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Summer Break

Dates: Start Date: June 14, 2021 (Dates subject to change according to school district's 2021 schedule)

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.

Summer Half Day Afternoon

Dates: June 14 - August 27, 2021
Hours: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

2021/2022 School Year
After School:
1 day: $29.00 per week
2 days: $29.00 per week
3 days: $43.50 per week
4 days: $49.50 per week
5 days: $59.00 per week

Infant and Toddler Program:
1-3 days: $206 per week
4-5 days: $319.50 per week

1-2 days: $180.50 per week
4-5 days: $268 per week

Additional Fees:

School Age Registration: $75 per student or $85 per family
Preschool Registration: $55 per student
Drop-In After School: $28 per day
Drop-In Full Day: $48 per day
Preschool Drop-In Full Day: $48 per day
In-Service Day: $40 per day
Multi-child or Military: 10%
Multi-session: 10% (when enrolled in the same number of before-school and after-school days each week)
School District Employee: 30%

* prices subject to change based on ratio and cost from COVID required changes and policies

DHHS State Assistance Accepted!

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.