After School Childcare at Missoula YMCAMissoula Y After School is a fun, structured, healthy place for kids to spend their afternoons. Children are divided into groups based on age and school location and transported to one of the after school locations:

Hellgate Elementary School Site — serving Hellgate Elementary

Missoula Y Site (3000 S. Russell)– serving C.M. Russell and Franklin Elementary Schools

Paxson School Site — serving Paxson, Lewis & Clark, Chief Charlo, and Lowell.

All children receive a healthy snack, at least 30 minutes of aerobic activity, homework help, caring attention from responsible counselors, and a calendar full of activities including: arts and crafts, science experiments, field trips, study time, special guests, swimming and more! Third, fourth, and fifth graders will get opportunities to utilize the Y youth center, basketball gyms and rock climbing wall.

Afternoon snack and safe transportation from the school to the site are provided. Missoula Y After School serves: Chief Charlo, Franklin (Jefferson), Hawthorne, Hellgate, Lewis & Clark, Lowell, Paxson, and Russell.

Pre-registration is required.

Days & Times: M,T,W,F 3:00–6:00 p.m., Th 2:00–6:00 p.m.

Grades: K–5

Registration:: Ongoing. Immediate openings.

Enrollment Fee:$50

Monthly Fee:
$265, 5 days/wk
$235, 4 days/wk
$205, 3 days/wk

* Our Hellgate, Paxson and Y sites are licensed programs and participate with the State of Montana Best Beginnings Program. Contact the Welcome Center at 721-9622 for more information.

This is institution is an equal opportunity provider.