The Clubhouse (AfterCare) is an after-school extended day program for students in grades Preschool-Grade 5. The program runs daily during the school year from dismissal until 6:15 pm. Each day students have different activities that include drama, sports, music, and art with opportunities for homework help, indoor games, or outdoor play. Our faculty are comprised of Lower School teachers and a wonderful staff. We make everyday a fun day for the children.
- FALL (TERM 1): SEPT 5 – DEC 15, 2017
- WINTER (TERM 2): JAN 2 – MARCH 16, 2018
- SPRING (TERM 3): APRIL 2 – JUNE 7, 2018
FEES Clubhouse (AfterCare) fees cover costs from the time of dismissal to 6:15 p.m., including all Clubhouse (AfterCare) classes, snack, and materials. Financial aid is available at the same percentage as a family’s tuition financial aid grant. Parents are billed by the Business Office each term.
The following is the per term cost for 2017-2018 Clubhouse (AfterCare) Open registration period beginning Friday, August 10 is on a rolling basis: $45 per day. Open registration for Clubhouse (AfterCare) is ongoing throughout the year. Drop-In: $50 per day.
PICK UP Parents pick up their children in the Lower School multipurpose room. Students are signed out through our electronic sign-out system and are assigned a pin number to access the system. Students are not allowed to leave unless with a parent or an authorized caregiver. Children are not dismissed without parental consent. If a student is taking a late bus, the child will be escorted to the bus by 6:30 PM.
DROP-INS Students are brought to Clubhouse (AfterCare) when parents are running late or unable to pick up their child directly at dismissal. There is a $50 per day fee for coverage and students can stay until 6:15 pm. There is no pro-rated fee for this service.
DROP OFF Upon dismissal, any students not under the direct supervision of a caretaker or parent, or has pre-registered to attend, must check into Clubhouse (AfterCare). Children are escorted by their classroom teachers to the Lower School Multipurpose room to sign-in.
Clubhouse (AfterCare) Includes the following:
- A healthy snack, plus supervised play.
- Homework Club (Grades 1-5) Daily from 4:00 pm-5:00 pm ur very popular Homework Club is an important component of our AfterCare program and is taught by D-E Lower School faculty.
- A variety of interesting activities for children (Preschool – Grade 5) AfterCare activities include: Book Club, Bootcamp for Fitness, Dalcroze Music and Movement, Moving and Grooving, Snacktivities, Sports Basics, Storybook Drama, and Zumba for Kids.
Enrichment Specialty Classes
Enrichment Specialty Classes are fun ways for students to learn and play with their friends after school. Our faculty are dedicated educators who are passionate about sharing their expertise with your children to help them to try something new, pursue their interests, and develop their talents further. All Enrichment Elective Classes are from 4:00-5:00 pm
ENRICHMENT CLASSES TERM 1 BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
ENROLLMENT All courses have a minimum and maximum enrollment. Courses are enrolled on a first-come, first-served basis. Enroll early so that your child gets his/her first choice. If a course is at capacity, the class will be closed and you will not be able to enroll your child for that course. If minimum enrollment is not met, the class will be closed and you will be refunded. Enrichment fees cover costs from the time of dismissal to the end of class, including snack, playtime and course materials. Children enrolled in Enrichment classes may join Clubhouse activities at the end of class at no additional charge.
PICK UP Parents pick up their children in the Lower School Multipurpose room. Students are signed out through our electronic sign-out system and are assigned a pin number to access the system. Students are not allowed to leave unless with a parent or an authorized caregiver. Children are dismissed with parental consent.
PAYMENTS AND REFUNDS Families signing up for a full year of AfterCare before September 2017 may elect to pay in monthly installments. All payments will be billed through the Dwight-Englewood business office. All payments must be received before the end of each term. Cancellations for AfterCare and Enrichment registrations must be made in writing to Jeannie Wei firstname.lastname@example.org. A 100% refund will be made if we receive written notification two weeks prior to the start of the term. A 50% charge will be incurred if a student drops AfterCare enrollment or an Enrichment Elective Class on or after the first two weeks of the term. After that, there are no refunds. Fees for classes added after the beginning of the term will be prorated. Additional information regarding policies can be found on our website: de360.d-e.org
REGISTRATION AND FEES Registration for Enrichment Specialty Classes is available starting Thursday, August 10, 2017 and will close on the first day of class. Go to CampBrain to register online. Note that Enrichment Specialty Classes are by Term and the cost is $450 per class unless otherwise indicated. If parents would like for their children to stay for AfterCare after each class, there will be no additional charge.
FIELD TRIPS Children have the opportunity for an extended playdate with their classmates on specified days when school is not in session. These trips are a fun part of our programming that take our children on an adventure beyond the Dwight-Englewood campus. Additional fees apply.
- October 23 Abma’s Farm, Wyckoff, NJ
- December 8 NY Botanical Gardens’ Holiday Train Show, Bronx, NY
- February 20 Liberty Science Center, Jersey City, NJ
*Field Trips are subject to change based on enrollment and availability.
REGISTRATION Registration for all programs is done online through our online system. Go to CampBrain to register online. If you would like to register your child for Clubhouse for the full year, this option is available. Please contact us at 201-227-3144 for more information.
*Classes and schedule are subject to change