City of Richmond Schools

Whether at the school or at the YMCA, the YMCA is dedicated to youth development and ensuring every child has the resources to grow and thrive.

City of Richmond Schools

NEW 2021/2022 SCHOOL YEAR

Program Description

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At the YMCA, our program is fun as well as educational. The professionally trained staff helps children develop positive social skills through the YMCA’s Character Development Program. Every child is encouraged to practice the four core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. As with any YMCA program, the YMCA School Age Care Curriculum focuses on the YMCA mission of a healthy spirit, mind and body.

Program Focus Areas

Physical Fitness | Wellness/Nutrition | Homework Help | Literacy/Math | Arts | 21st Century Skills | Inclusions & Global Awareness | College & Career Readiness | Service Learning | Parent & Family Engagement | Leadership Development

Before & After School Care

Registration is open!

 

  • A non-refundable registration fee of $25 is required per child per school year.
  • A fixed weekly payment will be drafted each Monday, one week prior to the start date.
  • A 30-day notice will be given if transportation routes need to be changed or cancelled.
  • For detailed information and additional resources, including our Holiday Schedules, please refer to our Child Care Forms page.

 

Contact Information

For billing, paperwork and administrative support:
Youth Development Call Center: 804.729.4825
Youth Development Email: ygradmin@ymcarichmond.org


Current 2020/2021 School Year

To register for the current school ending June 2021, use the location links below. (To register for the new school year beginning September 2021, scroll up.)

LOCATIONS

Student must be a resident of Richmond City to participate in these locations.

 

Linwood Holton Elementary School

1600 W. Laburnum, Richmond, VA 23227

Ages: Kindergarten – 8th grade
Days: Monday – Friday
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Students may be dropped off and picked up between these hours)

After registering for the Holton Elementary School site, the system may show a waiting list; but your child will be in the program.  You will be notified as soon as possible of your successful registration and next steps.

Huguenot High School

Ages:  Kindergarten – 8th grade
Days:  Monday – Friday
Time:  7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Students may be dropped off and picked up between these hours)

REGISTER

 

After registering for the Hugenot Elementary School site, the system may show a waiting list; but your child will be in the program.  You will be notified as soon as possible of your successful registration and next steps.


Miles Jones School

200 Beaufont Hills Dr, Richmond, VA 23225

Ages: Kindergarten – 8th grade
Days: Monday – Friday
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Students may be dropped off and picked up between these hours)


Movement Church

4301 Patterson Avenue, Richmond, VA 23221

Ages: Kindergarten – 8th grade
Days: Monday – Friday
Time: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Students may be dropped off and picked up between these hours)

 

Pricing Information

YMCA Member/Non-Member: $33 per week per student

  • A fixed weekly payment will be drafted each Monday, one week prior to the start date.
  • A non-refundable registration fee of $25 is due upon registration
  • Students receiving TANF or SNAP assistance will be refunded the $25 registration fee.

Health Precautions for YMCA Student Success Centers

Due to the unprecedented nature that this school year holds, we will be changing our usual safety precautions to correspond with recommendations from the CDC and Virginia Department of Health. 

  • Daily temperatures checks for children and staff as they arrive. 
  • Children will wash hands prior to joining their class at the beginning of each day. 
  • We will enforce increased hand-washing and sanitizing throughout the day. 
  • Children will be in the same class during the day. 
  • We will avoid large group gatherings. 
  • Equipment and touch points will be wiped down on a regular basis throughout the day. 
  • Working with CDC to follow guidelines for Child Care

How Can We Help?

For billing, paperwork and other program or registration support, submit your request or question through our Membership & Program Support form.