Ages 5 - 13, including children with special needs

Parents love YMCA After School, our family-centered program that nurtures the whole child by inspiring academic success, healthy movement and social and emotional development. Our staff of caring, trained educators are role models who lead activities that promote cooperation and character development. Parents can be productive at work knowing their children are in a safe and stimulating after school environment.

  • Homework Support 
    The YMCA's caring staff helps with homework to complement and enrich your child's educational experience. 
  • Fun Choices
    Kids have fun with friends during literacy, science, performing arts, non-competitive sports and games!
  • Healthy Movement
    Our iPlay health and wellness curriculum gets kids moving with structured, fun physical activity. 

Schedule and Options

  • Monday through Friday, school dismissal to 6:00 pm 
  • Limited Transportation Available
  • Care provided on snow, vacation and in-service days 
  • Year-round options 

Program Location

Ashley Street

Days: Monday - Friday
Hours: 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Director: Ashley Gropman | 857-753-1764
Address: 54 Ashley St., East Boston, MA 02128
Program Availability: Contact Director to ensure there is space available before you complete the Enrollment Form.
Parent Handbook: EnglishSpanishPortuguese

Adams Elementary School

Days: Monday - Friday
Hours: School dismissal - 6:00pm
Director: Laura Weisberg | 617-913-0200
Address: 165 Webster St., East Boston, MA 02128
Program Availability: Contact Director to ensure there is space available before you complete the Enrollment Form.
Parent Handbook: EnglishSpanishPortuguese

Guild Elementary  School

Days: Monday - Friday
Hours: School dismissal - 6:00pm
Director: Alyson Johnson | 617-913-9409
Address: 195 Leyden St., East Boston, MA 02128
Program Availability: Contact Director to ensure there is space available before you complete the Enrollment Form.
Parent Handbook: EnglishSpanishPortuguese

McKay K-8 School

Days: Monday - Friday
Hours: School dismissal - 6:00pm
Director: Robert Perkins | 617-913-8521
Address: 122 Cottage St., East Boston, MA 02128
Program Availability: Contact Director to ensure there is space available before you complete the Enrollment Form.
Parent Handbook: EnglishSpanishPortuguese

Otis Elementary School

Days: Monday - Friday
Hours: School dismissal - 6:30pm
Director: Mary Bertrand | 617-913-8541
Address: 218 Marion St., East Boston, MA 02128
Program Availability: Contact Director to ensure there is space available before you complete the Enrollment Form.
Parent Handbook: EnglishSpanishPortuguese

 

Contact

eastbostonkids@ymcaboston.org

YMCA Childcare is licensed by the Mass Department of Early Education and Care.