River Crest Elementary
School Age Care

Summer School Age Care Backpack Program


Inclement Weather Guidelines

  • School Delayed 2 Hours: School Age Care opens one hour late at 7:05 AM.
  • School Dismissed Early: School Age Care will remain open for 1 hour after school is closed; parents are asked to arrive as close to the closing time as possible.
  • School Closed: School Age Care is closed for the day.

If there is a school closing or delay, families will receive a School District emergency message by phone and email. Information regarding school closings or delays are also posted on the website.


What is School Age Care?

  • School Age Care provides quality before and after-school care in a fun, safe, and caring environment. The program fosters self-esteem while promoting the interests and social skills of each child. Children choose from a wide variety of activities which include: cooperative games, open ended art activities, science discovery, dramatic play, large motor activities, homework helper, and socialization opportunities.
  • Breakfast is provided by Nutrition Services at no additional cost.  Snack is served in the afternoon, based on Smart Snack guidelines.
  • Families with children who have special needs should contact the School Age Care Coordinator to discuss how School Age Care may best meet your child’s needs and provide a successful experience.
  • Specific information is available on each school’s website – just click on the words SCHOOL AGE CARE on the gray navigation bar.