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6 TO SIX: Before & After School Child Care
Registration begins August 1st

6 A.M. – 6 P.M.
(Hours of Operation: 6–9 a.m. and 3–6 p.m.)

A childcare alternative sponsored by the Portsmouth Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services and the Portsmouth Public Schools is staffed by educational paraprofessionals and professional recreators. Services provided to students will include:

  • Help with homework and educational projects
  • Participation in active games and contests
  • Instruction of crafts and recreational activities
  • Breakfast and after school snack
  • School Days and Early Release Days
  • One-time non-refundable $25 registration fee.
  • The monthly cost per child for the Before Care is $140. After Care is $190.
  • Combined Before and After Care is $245
  • Family discounts for multiple children available
  • Financial assistance may be available.

Now available at these schools:

  • Brighton Elementary
  • Churchland Academy
  • Churchland Elementary
  • Churchland Preschool
  • Churchland Primary
  • Douglass Park Elementary
  • Emily Spong Preschool
  • Hodges Manor Elementary (Before Care Only)
  • James Hurst Elementary
  • John Tyler Elementary
  • Lakeview Elementary
  • Mt. Hermon Preschool
  • Olive Branch
  • Parkview Elementary
  • Simonsdale Elementary
  • Victory Elementary

For more information and registration, call 757-393-8481. The office is located on the 3rd floor of City Hall.

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