Children's After School Recreational, Educational and Social Program

C.A.R.E.S is designed to meet children’s after-school needs in a professionally supervised and caring atmosphere. CHILDREN ARE TRANSPORTED from their home schools #2, 3, 4, 5, 8 and 9E and from private schools by school bus to the C.A.R.E.S. site at School #6 located at 125 Merle Avenue. Caring certified teaching staff, including experienced instructors for specialty areas, conduct classes with an average ratio of eight children per staff member.

C.A.R.E.S. Program Activities Include:

Daily snacks, arts and crafts, indoor/outdoor activities (baseball, soccer, basketball, races, etc.), cooking (age appropriate), movies, homework/storytime, quiet games.  Program begins on Tuesday, September 5th for Grades 1-6. Monthly fees are calculated based on the total number of days in the school year:

C.A.R.E.S. MonthlyTuition for 2017-2018

School Dismissal to 5:00 pm

1st Child                 Add’l Child

3 Days:                    $103                              $93

5 Days:                   $171                          $154


School Dismissal to 6:00 pm

1st Child           Add’l  Child

3 Days:                        $205                      $185

5 Days:                        $344                      $309

Mornings and afternoon Kindergarten C.A.R.E.S. begins on Thurs Sept. 7.

Mornings: Monday-Friday 8:30-9:15 am $100

  • Tuition is due per Payment Schedule which is available in the DOCA office. You may pay by check or money order payable to Oceanside UFSD or ask us about Auto Pay.
  • No bill will be sent and no reminder calls will be made. Parents/Guardians are responsible for keeping their account up to date.
  • Be aware of the pick-up schedule for which you have registered.  An additional $25 charge will apply for each late pick-up occurrence.
  • Please note that Monthly Tuition will not be adjusted due to illness, vacations or involvement in short term activities such as clubs, etc.