• School-Age Child Care Program


    The Pennridge School District, through its school-age child care provider, KidsCare, provides a comprehensive program of school-age child care services for the residents of the Pennridge community. Its KidsCare after-school, before-school, and school holiday programs provide comprehensive, high-interest school-age child care programs in a neighborhood school setting. It is the intention of the Pennridge School District and KidsCare to continue their proud tradition of providing the finest, highest quality, and most affordable school-age child care programs in the Pennridge area. A proud tradition that will make its KidsCare programs “the best alternative to being home alone!”


    Program Locations


    KidsCare provides its before-school and after-school programs at each elementary school in the Pennridge School District:

    Bedminster Elementary School

    Deibler Elementary School

    Grasse Elementary School

    Guth Elementary School

    Sellersville Elementary School

    Seylar Elementary School

    West Rockhill Elementary School


    KidsCare is …

    safe, friendly, and convenient (held in the comfort and safety of your child’s home school)

    dependable (no broken promises, no last-minute cancellations, no disappointments)

    child centered (programs designed by professional educators specially for school-age children

    fun-filled (a wide variety of unique, high-interest, child-centered activities

    affordable (family discounts … third child free … special AM/PM program discount


    Program Features

    Daily before-school program (7a.m. to start of school), after-school program (end of school – 6 p.m.)

    Full-time and part-time enrollment options

    Flexible enrollment plans for special work schedules

    Trained staff of certified, experienced teachers and child care providers

    After-school snack

    Homework HelperTM (special homework helper program)

    Special monthly program themes

    Special activities including arts & crafts, cooking with kids, science, drama, storytelling, puppetry, table-top games, and more

    Sports and recreational activities

    Special activities in “self-help” skills

    Extended program on teacher in-service and parent-teacher conference days (early dismissal time - 6 p.m.)

    Full-day “Day-Off” program on selected school holidays (7 a.m. - 6 p.m.)


    For Information, Program Portfolio, and Telephone Registration

    Call 215-230-3445 (daily, 9 a.m - 4 p.m.) or visit the KidsCare of Pennridge website.