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After School Program Overview                                                          Grades K-8

Fitness, fun, enrichment, technology, food projects, friends, social emotional learning and much more are all offered to K-8th grade children in the city's nine after school programs.  Animal Crackers (K-3rd), Whiz Kids (4th-5th), and Project REAL (6th-8th) are offered in collaboration with City Schools of Decatur.

 Animal Crackers color logo 2016 Animal Crackers offers age-appropriate, enriching programming to kindergarten through 3rd grade students in six locations: Clairemont, Glennwood, Oakhurst, Westchester and Winnona Park elementary schools and Decatur Recreation Center.
Hours: 2:30 - 6:15 pm M-F (school days)
Cost: $340/session (20 school days) or $80 per day per session ($80 - one day, $160 - two days, $240 - three days, $320 - four days)
 Whiz Kids

 

Whiz Kids at the 4th/5th Academy and Ebster Recreation Center includes lots of child-driven activities. Our 4th and 5th graders are involved in guiding and planning various elements of the program themselves.
Hours: 2:45 - 6:15 pm M-F (school days)
Cost: $340/session (20 school days) or $80 per day per session ($80 - one day, $160 - two days, $240 - three days, $320 - four days) 

 Project Real

 

Project REAL at Renfroe Middle School gives participating youth a voice in planning enrichment activities, field trips and community service projects.
Hours: 3:40 - 6:15 pm M-F (school days)
Cost:
 $250/session (20 school days) or $60 per day per session ($60 - one day, $120 - two days, $180 - three days, $240 - four days)

 

For details about fees please review the Afterschool Fee Schedule.

Helpful Links:

Make a Payment on WebTrac
Afterschool Registration
Forms & Documents
Apply for Financial Assistance (requires proof of income and proof of residency)
Playbook Program Guide
Afterschool Parent Handbook 2017-18 


For more information contact cys@decaturga.com or call 404-378-1082. Fax: 404-378-1281.  To reach one of our afterschool site directors, please visit the Meet the Staff Page.