before and after school Extended Care program

Hales Corners Lutheran School offers Extended Care both before and after school, and is designed to accommodate students and families on a drop-in, as-needed basis. The program is not covered by the Choice Program and the hourly rate applies to all families who participate. One enrolled, no schedule is required and care is on a drop-in basis.

Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

Before School Hours: 6:30 - 8:15 am
K-3rd grade students gather in room 1033 to play games, read, finish homework, and then go to the gym.

After School Hours: 3:15 - 6:00 pm
After school, students gather in room 1033 for homework and then games, outside/gym time, crafts, and a healthy snack at 5:00 pm. Students may bring additional healthy snacks.
Enrollment: 
Enroll your child by clicking the Extended Care Enrollment box in your TADS account. A $35.00 per child enrollment fee will be billed to your TADS account. Once enrolled, no schedule is required and care is on a drop-in basis. When you need to send your child, please communicate this to your child’s teacher.
Cost: Students are only charged for days they attend at a rate of $6.10 for any part of the first hour of care and $6.10 prorated in 15 minute increments for additional care.

4th-5th

Before School Hours: 6:30 - 8:15 am – 4th 5th grade students gather in the Library to finish homework, read or study.

Cost: 6:30 to 7:45 am $5.25; 7:15 to 7:45 am $3.15

After School Hours: 3:15 - 6:00 pm - After school, students gather in the library for homework, reading, quiet games and then outside or the gym time.

Cost: Students are only charged for days they attend at a rate of $5.85 for any part of the first hour of afternoon care and $5.85 prorated in 15-minute


6th-8th

Before School Hours: 6:30 - 7:50 am – Students are expected to complete homework first and then play quiet games while others are still working.

Cost: Students arriving between 6:30-7:15 am $5.25, students arriving between 7:15-7:55 am $3.15 Students may enter the building at no charge after 7:55 a.m.

After School Hours: 3:30 - 6:00 pm - After school, students gather in the library for homework, reading, quiet games and then outside or the gym time.

Cost: Students are only charged for days they attend at a rate of $5.85 for any part of the first hour of afternoon care and $5.85 prorated in 15-minute

Enrollment: There is no registration fee. You do not need to let us know when your child will be attending.

Workshop Days

Workshop Days are offered on many of the days the students do not have school. These are days planned to have a camp feel with field trips and themed workshops. These days are a time for renewal, relaxation, and fun and these are the goals of each workshop experience.

Time: 6:30 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. (10 hour maximum per child)

Enrollment: Forms are attached to the HCL School Newsletter prior to each Workshop Day and posted on the Sycamore.

Cost: Cost for these days varies.

Food: Food and drinks will not be provided. Students must provide their own lunch, morning, and afternoon snacks and drinks. No peanut products, soda or candy will be allowed.

School Age Summer Care

Summer Care days are Christian value based and filled with field trips, swimming, outdoor games, crafts, and education often without students being aware that they are learning. This program is also available to non-Hales Corners Lutheran School students.

Days: Monday – Friday throughout summer

Time: 6:30 A.M. – 6:00 P.M.

Ages: Students Entering 1st-5th Grades

Enrollment: Enrollment is available through the HCL.org website

Cost: $36.50 for a full time, $42.50 part time and $28.00 half day with an additional field trip fee based on days attended-2019 Rates Quoted

Food: Hot lunch and two snacks served daily (bag lunches provided on field trip days)

If you have further questions regarding the extended care programming, please feel free to contact Diane Shippell, Director of Extended Care, at 414-529-6701 or dshippell@hcl.org.