Bear-Glasgow Family YMCA Childcare

At the Bear-Glasgow YMCA, we believe that all kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. That’s why child care at the Y focuses on holistically nurturing child development by providing a safe and healthy place to learn fundamental skills, develop healthy, trusting relationships and build self-esteem through the Y values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.

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Before Care is a program designed to promote youth development by providing activities in the form of arts and crafts, games, fitness, etc. This program is offered to any child in kindergarten through 6th grade attending one of our participating schools listed below.
Hours: 7 a.m. – start of school

After Care is a program that offers an opportunity for children to engage in a variety of activities to expand learning beyond what they experience during school hours. This program includes scheduled homework help time, a snack, recreational activities and more.
Hours: School dismissal – 6 p.m.

Location:  All Before and After School Care is held at the elementary schools listed below under “schools we serve”.

2021/22 School Year Monthly Fees

Before Care Only:
Full Member: $295
Non-Member: $390

After Care Only:
Full Member: $385
Non-Member: $470

Before and After Care:
Full Member $485
Non-Member: $590

All Before and After School Care is held at the elementary schools listed below.
Christina District
  • Jones Elementary
  • Keene Elementary
  • Leasure Elementary
  • Marshall Elementary
  • McVey Elementary
  • Oberle Elementary
Colonial District
  • Carrie Downie Elementary
  • Castle Hills Elementary
  • Colwyck Early Education Program (CEEP)
  • New Castle Elementary
  • Pleasantville Elementary
  • Southern Elementary
  • Wilbur Elementary
  • Wilmington Manor Elementary

POC Site ID #s:
  • YMCA Bear/Glasgow Branch: 1710409500
  • Carrie Downie: 1710387200
  • Castle Hills: 1710420600
  • Jones: 1710179400
  • Keene: 1710236900
  • Leasure: 1710129100
  • Marshall: 1710129300
  • McVey: 1710129200
  • New Castle Elementary: 1710451100
  • Pleasantville: 1710367100
  • Southern: 1710236800
  • Wilbur: 1710388000
  • Wilmington Manor: 1710387300

Our Mission

To empower youth, foster healthy living, and promote strong communities.


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