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Summer Program

The St. Charles Summer Program is licensed for children 3-8 years of age .  The children in our care are enrolled at St. Charles School. At enrollment, parents are required to complete the following, which is required to be in the child's file:

• Registration form, including child's health history
• A signed fee and payment plan
• Complete record of immunizations
• The date of child's last doctor's visit
• Written consent for child to receive emergency medical care
• Permission slips for field trips and sunscreen
• Extra clothing for preschoolers

Fee and Payment Plan

The St. Charles Summer Program is a pre-pay only childcare program. The fee for the Summer Program is a flat rate of $693.00 a month which includes a 10am snack, lunch, and a 3pm snack. Families can purchase child care time in the business office at the time of registration and then, at the first of each month. Children will not be able to stay in the summer program if they are not paid in advance. A $50.00 per child non-refundable registration fee is required at the time of enrollment, this will include a t-shirt. Please note the pick-up time of 6:00pm. A late fee of $10.0 for the first 5 minutes and $1.00 per minute thereafter, a bill will be sent to you  or added on the following month's payment.

Bathroom Needs

Each child attending our Summer Program must be completely toilet trained. Pull-ups are not allowed. Each child must also be able to attend to his/her own personal bathroom needs.

Child to Staff Ratios

Children ages 3 to 5 (preschool) 10:1
Children ages 5 to 8 (school age) 15:1

Preschool age children are separated from the other children in their own group except for an hour after the center opens and an hour before the center closes.