Arvada

What kids do AFTER school is as important as what they do AT school.

The YMCA is the leading youth services provider in Denver, and our daily curriculum sets us apart from others. We provide a mentoring relationship between your child and our caring staff that maximizes personal empowerment, exploration, and learning. At all the locations listed below, the YMCA provides a safe setting, character values, positive role models, and enrichment activities that are all part of the Y child care experience.

Registration Info***PLEASE READ***

Due to State of Colorado licensing requirements, registration takes some time and preparation, please click here to read our registration instructions! Online registration takes 20-30 minutes and the system will time out after 40 minutes forcing you to start from the beginning. Please use Firefox or Chrome as your browser.

Age Requirements

Please note all children must be 5 years old to register for YMCA Before and After School Program.

Deposit and Registration Fee:

Enter a $25 deposit for each session your child will attend, and a one-time $35 registration fee per child.  Total all deposits along with the registration fee, and provide one payment for that amount, prior to attending.  Weekly deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable. Register in July and the registration fee is waived!

Scholarships

Through the generosity of our donors, the YMCA has a limited number of scholarships for Before and After School Child Care. To apply, please read our application letter and fill out the scholarship form.

CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program)

To use CCAP for YMCA Before and After School Care, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list. Not all locations are CCAP eligible. We have limited space and it's available on a first-come, first serve basis.

Immunizations

Per Colorado State law, all parents/guardians are required to complete an immunization form to recieve child care with the Denver YMCA. Please click here to download the immunization form, fill it out completely and turn in a paper copy on the first day of care.

Child Care Options

Child Care Locations

Allendale Elementary

5900 Oak Street, Arvada, CO 80004 | Get Directions
720 810 7257
Hours: 6:30 am until the start of the school day & end of the school day until 6 pm
Contact: Abby Kenner - akenner@denverymca.org
720 810 7300

Meiklejohn Elementary School

13405 W. 83rd Place, Arvada, CO 80005 | Get Directions
720 810 7293
Hours: 6:30 am until the start of the school day and end of the school day until 6 pm
Contact: Abby Kenner - akenner@denverymca.org
720 810 7300

Peck Elementary

6495 Carr Street, Arvada, CO 80004 | Get Directions
720 810 7295
Hours: 6:30 am until the start of the school day & the end of the school day until 6 pm
Contact: Abby Kenner - akenner@denverymca.org
720 810 7300

Sierra Elementary

7751 Oak Street, Arvada, CO 80005 | Get Directions
720 810 7343
Hours: 6:30 am until the start of the school day & the end of the school day until 6 pm
Contact: Abby Kenner - akenner@denverymca.org
720 810 7300

Three Creeks K-8

19486 W. 94th Ave., Arvada, CO 80007 | Get Directions
Contact: Abby Kenner - akenner@denverymca.org
720 810 7300

Vanderhoof Elementary

5875 Routt St., Arvada, CO 80004 | Get Directions
Contact: Abby Kenner - akenner@denverymca.org
720 810 7300

Weber Elementary

8725 W 81st Pl, Arvada, CO 80005 | Get Directions
303 982 1012
Contact: Abby Kenner - akenner@denverymca.org
720 810 7300

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