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Registration for the 21/22 School Year is Open

YMCA After School Care sets out to give kids both smile-inspiring escapades and foundational experiences that help them grow as individuals. Whether it’s exploring science concepts, enjoying outdoor playtime or creating art projects, the Y provides a safe, supportive environment that focuses on learning, developing interests and making friends.

We’ve teamed up with Mindworks and Pop Culture Hero Coalition to bring your kiddo fun and innovative curriculum focused on STEM, art, adventure and social and emotional learning. These daily lesson plans incorporate collaborative teamwork, math and engineering skills, comprehensive activities and relationship building to allow your child to expand their interests by building, shaping and creating. Participants will also enjoy homework help, health and wellness activities, weekly swim, sports and games.

YMCA After School Care for BVSD schools is now located at the Arapahoe Y in Lafayette and the Mapleton Y in Boulder.

The Y will provide bussing for after-school care from the following local schools to the Ys.

If your child attends a school that is not listed and you are interested in signing up, please fill out this form.

Bussed to the Arapahoe Y

  • Louisville
  • Lafayette
  • Ryan
  • Fireside

Bussed to the Mapleton Y

  • Creekside
  • Crest View
  • High Peaks/BCSIS
  • Whittier


The Y offers multiple plans to meet all parents’ childcare needs. Our newly extended hours ensure care from the end of the school day until 6:30pm Monday through Friday. Financial assistance, CCAP and sibling discounts available.

Families that sign up for School Year and Year Round plans will receive a free family membership to the Y ($1,089 value). That includes free child watch while you work out, member discounts on Y programs and free fitness classes, including Pilates Reformer, yoga, Zumba and TRX.

Year Round Plan

Includes full-time after-school care, 25 School Day Off Camps, full-time summer camp and a free family membership.

  • $695 per month

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School Year Plan

Includes after-school care, 25 School Day Off Camps and a free family membership.

  • $102 per week for 1-3 days
  • $126 per week for 4-5 days

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Month to Month Plan

After-school care only.

  • $69 per week for 1-3 days
  • $113 per week for 4-5 days

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Drop-In Care

  • $30 per day

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School Day Off Camps

K-5th graders will join the Y during school days off for swimming, sports, arts and crafts, outdoor play and tons of adventure. Students from all schools welcome.


Benefits Beyond Care

There are more benefits to YMCA programs including First Fridays, after school swim lessons and clubs.

Plus, join us for monthly family nights such as movies in the pool, trivia nights, family Zumba, food truck nights, board game nights and more.

Need to fit in a workout in between work and pick-up time? No problem! We are working with our fitness department to develop exercise classes that give parents opportunities that fit their busy schedules.

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We’ve successfully adapted our state-licensed programs to meet and exceed CDC, state and local safety protocols.


Please note: There is an annual $85 non-refundable registration fee per child. Our registration system will not allow you to enroll until you’ve paid this fee. The registration fee is good for all School Age Programs for the 2021/2022 school year.


Be sure to pay the registration fee before attempting to register online. Y financial assistance participants may register online after their financial assistance has been approved. See our Parent Information page for CCAP and sibling discount options.

Online registration for this program is not available on mobile devices at this time.

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