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Youth Programs Before & Afterschool Program, Pre-school Program, Summer & School Break Programs

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Youth Programs:- Before/Afterschool Programs, Full-Day Preschool, Summer/School Break Full-Day Programs

Main Office
: 700 Town Center Drive, Suite 320, Newport News, VA 23606
Phone: 757-926-1400, fax: 757-926-1460

For complete information about our programs, please visit:

To Register for Youth Programs, visit:

Youth Programs is an out-of-school time care operation that prides itself on moving towards its goal of becoming the premier destination for before and after school activities. The program is structured to create a caring and fostering environment that will help children grow as they spend time playing, learning important life lessons, and getting involved in group games. We are all about convenience which is why we have chosen to primarily operate in elementary schools (although we are also in our convenient community centers!). This way here there are no cross town excursions. You can simply drop your child off and have peace of mind knowing that from sun up to sun down we will keep your child safe and active while in our care.

Some frequently answered questions (FAQ's):
Q: What are the hours of Youth Programs? A: Unless otherwise listed the morning hours run from 6:50AM until the start of school while the afternoon is from the close of school until 6:30PM.

Q: What are the options for my child ? A: You can choose AM only, PM only, AM + Wednesdays (Early dismissal day until 6:30PM), or AM + PM. With the KIDS Program there is also a full day option.

Q: What schools does Youth Programs operate in? A: ( Please note that schools listed AM are the drop off location while PM is the afternoon/pick up location. Schools listed PM only have only afternoon hours, including early dismissal Wednesdays. If there is nothing listed, these sites are AM + PM. All sites subject to change.) BC Charles, Deer Park, Greenwood, Hilton, Jenkins (PM Only), Kiln Creek, Nelson(AM)/Epes(PM), Palmer, Richneck(AM)/McIntosh(PM), Riverside(AM)/Hidenwood(PM), Sanford, Saunders, South Morrison, Yates.

Q: Is there a teen program? A: Yes; teen programs are at the Brittingham Midtown Community Center (BMCC) and Mary Passage Middle School. The BMCC site operates on the same schedule as the elementary programs while the Mary Passage program is PM only (school close until 6:30PM).

Q: Is there a KIDS Programs? A: Yes, there is a KIDS Program (3-5) at Brittingham Midtown Community Center and the Denbigh Early Childhood Center (DECC). These programs operate on the same schedule as the other programs. That is, they run before school, after school, AM/Wednesdays, but there is also a full day option at BMCC and DECC.

Q: How do I register? A: Go to

. Or, stop by 700 Town Center Plaza Suite 320, Newport News, VA 23606 to fill out a registration form.

Q: How much does the program cost ? A: That depends on the option that you choose. Youth Programs has AM only (6:50-school starts), PM only (school close till 6:30), AM and PM, AM + Wednesdays, and Full Day (KIDS) programs with prices starting at $35/week.
The cost structure per week is:
KIDS Program (Brittingham-Midtown, Denbigh Early Childhood Center):
Before School - $39
After School - $54
AM and PM - $74
AM and Wednesdays - $54
Full Day (3-4 Year Olds) - $89
Elementary Schools:
Before School - $39
After School - $54
AM and PM - $74
AM and Wednesdays - $54
Before School - $55
After School - $70
AM and PM - $90

Q: Are there registration fees? A: Before August 24th, they are $25/child or $50/family. After August 24th it jumps to $40/child and $80/family.

Q: What can you expect? A: When you walk into one of our centers you should see clearly delineated areas of play with talented and capable instructors helping the children have the best experience that they can. Our goal is not only your child's satisfaction but yours as well. At the end of the day, when you pick up your child, a waiting smile should tell that you chose us for all the right reasons.

Vision: To become the premier destination for out-of-school time experiences.

Mission: Providing opportunities for building social character, promoting healthy lifestyles, and developing creative thinking through recreation and leisure activities.


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Fountain Plaza Two
700 Town Center Dr., Suite 320
Newport News, VA 23606
(757) 926-1400
Fax (757) 926-1460


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