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School Age Childcare

School Age Childcare

All Norwich Family YMCA School Age programs provide a safe and caring environment for your child to enjoy a variety of activities throughout the year. Our programs offer daily activities which include arts and crafts, games, sports, swimming, kid's gym, exergame room and much more. Through our programs we promote YMCA core values of respect, caring, honest and responsibility. All of our School Age Childcare programs are licensed and registered through the Office of Children and Family Services. We follow the regulations set forth by them.  
Overview of Programs
  • Early Morning Program
  • Afterschool Programs
  • Fun Club Program   
  • Early Release Day program 

Early Morning Program

School Age children Pre K-6th grade are invited to the YMCA before school. Children are transported to their schools by the Norwich City School District. This program is available in Norwich only.  

Hours: 6:30 am - Bus pick up 

After School Program

Afterschool programming is available at four locations for school age children. This program operates when school is in session. During After School Program children will have the opportunity to socialize with friends, complete homework tasks, and participate in both fine and large motor activities. A healthy snack is provided daily. 

Hours: School Dismissal - 5:30 pm


  • Norwich Family YMCA (PreK - 6th grade)  
  • Holy Family School Norwich (Pre K - 6th grade)
  • Oxford Academy (K - 4th Grade)
  • Greene Intermediate and Primary Schools (K - 5th grade)

Fun Club and Snow Days

No school? No Problem! We offer a full day programming for school age children PreK - 6th grade on days when Norwich City Schools are closed. Days would include snow days, vacation days, and school holidays. Children will need to bring backpacks, swim suits, towels, lunch, socks, and sneakers. The YMCA will provide healthy morning and afternoon snacks. This program is held at the Norwich Family YMCA. Children from any school district are welcome to attend this program, but we do follow the Norwich City School District Calendar. We do not offer programming on New Year's Day, Easter, memorial Day, July 4th, Labor day, Thanksgiving, or Christmas. 

Hours:  6:30 am - 5:30 pm

Early Release Days

School Age children PreK - 6th grade are invited to the YMCA for the afternoon when there is a half day of school. Norwich City School District children are transported to the YMCA, or parents may bring their child to the YMCA when school lets out. We ask that children bring a bathing suit, towel, socks, and sneakers. An afternoon snack is provided. We follow the Norwich City School District Calendar for this program.    

Hours: Dismissal - 5:30 pm


Kelly Reppert
Youth Development Director
607.336.9622 ext. 1028