The After School Program

December 2015 Newsletter

Program Updates

It is hard to believe December is upon us once again and the fall session of the After School program is coming to a close! On behalf of the entire staff, we wish you all a wonderful holiday season & a very happy new year!

December Half Days

There are three school scheduled half-days coming up: December 1st, 3rd, & 9th. The After School Program will be open for extended hours on these days. Children will be bused to the Community Center at dismissal (11:45am). There is no extra fee associated with half days. If your child normally attends on these days of the week we will expect them to attend on half days. If your child will not being coming please let us know. Please send your child with a lunch from home.


If your child is in Kindergarten there is no Kindergarten being held on December 3rd or 9th. If you need morning care your child may attend the Child Care center from 8:30am-11:30am and will then be picked up for After School beginning at 11:30am when the program opens. For Child Care reservations and payment information, please contact Nancy at 248-6295. Reservations will be required on these dates.

Program Closure & Fun Camps

There is NO SCHOOL and The After School Program will be CLOSED from December 23rd–January 1st. The program will resume on January 4th for the winter session.


December Fun Camps will be offered December 28th, 29th & 30th. Registration is currently avialable online and at the Spiegel Community Center. The fee is $20 per day and participants must bring a lunch from home.

Winter Session Registration

We will be offering priority registration for the winter session of the After School Program to currently enrolled families. Early registration will be open from December 7th- December 13th. Please register at the Community Center front desk (1st floor) as priority registration will not be available online. Registration will open to the public on December 14th. After this date, we will be unable to guarantee you a spot in the program for the remainder of the school year.

Dates:

-Winter session: 1/4/16-3/25/16

-Priority Registration: 12/7-12/13

-Open Registration: 12/14


Fees:

-5 days per week: $431

-3 days per week or fewer: $320

Inclement Weather Information

If Pittsford Schools are closed due to a snow day the After School Program is CLOSED for the day. If afteroon after school activities are cancelled by the schools, your child will still be bused to the Community Center as usual. If school is dismissed early due to inclement weather, the call will be made by Pittsford Schools and you will be contacted.

Reminders

*If your child will NOT be attending the program please call the front desk at 248-6280 or email Megan (Afterschool@townofpittsford.org) to notify us of your child's absence. It is crucial that we are aware of when your child will not be attending.


*If you have any changes to your child's schedule (late bus days, requests to walk to other recreation programs, etc.) please notify Megan by email.

Thank you!

Thank you for choosing Pittsford Recreation for your child's after school care! Please feel free to speak with us about any comments, questions or concerns.


Recreation Supervisor: Alison Stephens (248-6287)

Program Director: Megan Patridge (248-6289)

Program Assistant Director: Acacia

Counselors: Rachel, Heather, Briana, Joe, Spenser, Tessa, Brad, Alexa, Carolyn, Dylan, Chandler, Megan M. & Amanda