Mitchell School Age Care

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Mitchell School Age Care2020-05-21T11:16:22-05:00

Project Description

CLICK HERE TO ENROLL IN SCHOOL AGE SUMMER CARE

INFORMATION

For more information or questions, please contact us at (605) 996-4311.

EMBE AVERA MITCHELL

1109 North Main Street
Mitchell, SD 57301
Phone: (605) 996-4311
email: mitchell@embe.org

Mitchell School Age Care enriches the lives of children by providing a safe, educational, care environment within the Mitchell community for school age youth.

We offer weekly theme-based sessions with many activities to keep students wanting to come back for more! We fill these units with cooking, science, arts, crafts, sports, theater, club days, indoor and outdoor swimming, community service projects, special guests, mentoring and much, much more! Breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack are included.

NOTE: The Essential School Age Care site will be where children start the summer program until it transitions to EmBe’s regular summer program location at Gertie Belle Rogers in early June.

Details:

  • Early Childhood Center (located in the parking lot to the west of MCTEA/Second Chance High School building)
    • Hours: 7:30 am – 6 pm
    • Dates: May 26 through early June
  • Gertie Belle Rogers (1301 N. Kimball St. Mitchell, SD 57301)
    • Hours: 7:30 am – 6 pm
    • Dates: TBD through July 31st

Weekly Fees: Schedule for the whole summer or for only the weeks you need. Breakfast, lunch and snacks provided.

  • Full Time (4 or 5 days a week): $132 per child.
  • Part Time (3 days or less a week): $100 per child.
  • Flex Program (choose any week(s) that you are needing care): $150 a week per child. Chosen weeks must be paid in advance. No refunds.

A two-week advance notice and payment is required at the time of registration. To cancel, a written cancellation is required to ensure correct handling. The enrollment fee is non-refundable. Ask us about multiple child discounts and scholarship rates based on family size and income.

We are so excited to explore classic fairy tales, folk tales, tall tales and legends from around the world during EmBe’s 2020 Summer Care. Sharing timeless stories that will help students discover valuable life lessons, reinforce various skills and visit wonderful places like Atlantis, Mt. Olympus, Narnia, Hogwarts and more. Lesson plans and activities include arts and crafts, geography, drama and imagination!

*As we continue to monitor the COVID 19 pandemic, all field trips are subject to cancellation or change.*

WEEK ONE MAY 25 – MAY 29  SHERWOOD FOREST

Sertoma Park – Hike the Trails

WEEK TWO JUNE 1 – 5  NEVER-NEVER LAND

Tuthill Park – Hike the Trails

WEEK THREE JUNE 8 – 12  IRISH LEGEND & LORE

Sherman Park

WEEK FOUR JUNE 15 – 19  CAMELOT

Pettigrew Museum

WEEK FIVE JUNE 22 – 26  MT. OLYMPUS

Air Madness

WEEK SIX JUNE 29 – JULY 3  EL DORADO

Terrace Park

WEEK SEVEN JULY 6 – 10  ATLANTIS

Wild Water West

WEEK EIGHT JULY 13 – 17  HOGWARTS

Suburban Bowling

WEEK NINE JULY 20 – 24  NARNIA

Christmas in July (Canaries Day) July 24

WEEK TEN JULY 27 – 31  THE SHIRE

Sherman Park

WEEK ELEVEN AUG 3 – 7  LOST IN SPACE

Washington Pavilion

WEEK TWELVE AUG 10 – 14  ANIMAL FOLKLORE

Roller Skating

WEEK THIRTEEN AUG 17 – 21  END OF SUMMER FUN!

Dance and Pizza Party

We Want to Help You Help Others

In a collaborative effort EmBe of Mitchell, Mitchell School District, Mitchell United Way, Mitchell Area Community Foundation, Avera Queen of Peace, Mitchell Chamber of Commerce and the City of Mitchell is offering childcare at the Early Childhood Center (located in the parking lot to the west of MCTEA/Second Chance High School Building, 821 N Capital Street) from 6:30 am to 7:30 pm for all essential workers.

Please note that registration will remain open while space is available. However, all registrations are due by Friday at noon to start care on Monday of the following week.

Weekly Fee:
Full Time Care (four to five days) – $140 per child
Part Time Care (one to three days) – $90 per child
Breakfast, Lunch, Snack and Evening Meal provided.  Daily Curriculum with Wi-Fi accessibility to help your child or children with homework. 

If you have any questions, please contact Lindsay Newkirk at lnewkirk@embe.org or Nichole Simmermon at nsimmermon@embe.org.

Click Here to Enroll in Emergency School Age Care

Can you empower women and families with a donation?

The COVID-19 pandemic impacts our community more and more each day. Suspending program offerings and decreasing demand for childcare are impacting our organization. We ask you to consider a donation to EmBe so that we can respond to urgent community needs like childcare scholarships and employment resources. Click here to learn more about how you can help.

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COVID-19 UPDATES

Click here to learn more about EmBe’s Program Scheduling changes due to COVID-19.

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Hours

While EmBe’s childcare operation is reopening with limited services on March 30, EmBe’s offices are closed.

Get In Touch

300 West 11th Street

Phone: (605) 336-3660

Fax: (605) 336-2238