Before & After Care

To help families who have work hours different than school hours, Suffolk Public Schools has several on-site before- and after-school programs.  These programs are operated independently of Suffolk Public Schools, and charge tuition.

YMCA at Elementary School Sites

The Suffolk YMCA offers before- and after-school care for:

  • Creekside Elementary
  • Driver Elementary
  • Elephant’s Fork Elementary
  • Hillpoint Elementary
  • Kilby Shores Elementary
  • Mack Benn Jr. Elementary
  • Nansemond Parkway Elementary
  • Oakland Elementary
  • Northern Shores Elementary
  • Pioneer Elementary

Before-school care is offered starting at 6:30 a.m. until students are taken to classrooms. After-school care is offered from 3:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. For more information call the Suffolk YMCA at 757-934-9622 (YMCA) or visit their website www.ymcashr.org, following Location: Suffolk Family YMCA

 

Parks & Recreation Before- and After-School Programs at Elementary Sites

The Suffolk Parks & Recreation offers before-school and after-school care at these school-connected Recreation Centers:

  • Booker T. Washington Elementary
  • Mack Benn, Jr. Elementary
  • Creekside Elementary
  • Northern Shores Elementary
  • Oakland Elementary

Transportation is available for the following schools to a nearby school-connected Recreation Center:

  • Elephant’s Fork, Hillpoint, and Kilby Shores to Booker T. Washington
  • Nansemond Parkway to Mack Benn, Jr.
  • Driver to Creekside

Call the Parks & Recreation department at 514-7250 for more information.


Middle & High School Programs


The Suffolk YMCA
also offers after-school care for middle school students.

  • YMCA bus transports students from Forest Glen Middle and King’s Fork Middle schools to the YMCA on Godwin Boulevard.
  • A new Middle School Hangout after-school program is now available at John Yeates Middle School.  Link here for details.

The Suffolk Parks & Recreation also offers after-school care for secondary school students at:

  • King’s Fork Middle School Recreation Center
  • 2:15 p.m. to  6:00 p.m.
  • Ages 11-17
  • Call the Parks & Recreation department at 514-7250 for more information.

The Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Virginia also offers a weekday after-school program at:

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