Registration for the 2019-2020 school year opens:
- April 1 for current families
- April 8 for families on the waitlist
- April 15 for new families
Our after school program serves the Lake Washington School District, where we pick up kids from the following schools each afternoon:
- A.G. Bell Elementary
- John Muir Elementary
- Lake View Elementary
- Mark Twain Elementary
- Peter Kirk Elementary
- Rose Hill Elementary
- Kamiakin Middle School
Hours of Operation
Afternoon Program: End of school day until 6:30 p.m.
Daily Afternoon Schedule
- 3:20 – Staff go to elementary schools to pick up kids.
- 3:40 – As kids arrive at Club, they enjoy free time in the games or multipurpose room.
- 3:45 – 4:30 – Kids from all other schools arrive, snack is served, and kids learn about the day’s activities.
- 4:30 – 5:00 – Power Half Hour: all kids do homework and/or enjoy reading time.
- 5:00 – 6:00 – Rotating mini-clubs depending on the day. **
- 6:00 – 6:30 – Free choice and time to finish projects from the mini-clubs
**Seasonal mini-clubs rotate each day of the week, and kids can choose which mini-club to join. Some mini-club options include Chess Club, Budget Bites, Smart Girls, Wise Guys, Pokémon Club, and Coding Club.
Power Hour: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m., Monday – Thursday. Power Hour is a time set aside for K-8 to finish homework, read, create an art project, or help run a mini-club.
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We want to be there to support middle schoolers as they navigate new experiences and challenges. We offer after school transportation from Kamiakin Middle School, though teens from other schools are welcome to attend provided that they have transportation to the Club.
Daily Afternoon Schedule
- 3:00 – Middle schoolers enjoy free time as they start arriving at the Club.
- 4-4:30 – Teens receive a healthy snack.
- 4:30-5:00 – Power Half Hour: all teens do homework and/or enjoy reading time.
- 5:00-6:00 – Rotating mini-clubs depending on the day.**
- 6:00-6:30 – Free time, and time to finish up any projects from the mini-clubs
**Each day, middle schoolers can choose from a variety of weekly mini-clubs. Options might include: Cooking Club, DIY Club, Gaming Club, and Sports Club.
Torch Club: 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., Wednesdays in the teen room. Torch Club is a great resource for teens seeking volunteer hours.
Junior Teen of the Month: This is an award given out at the end of each month for teens that have shown good character, respect toward others, rule-following, and leadership within the Club.
5:30 – 6:30 p.m., Wednesdays.
Keystone focuses on helping teens gain experience in following three core areas: community service, academic success, and career preparation.
The Counselor-In-Training (CIT) Program
The CIT program is designed to help youth build leadership skills and gain applicable job experience in a supportive and fun environment. Teens entering 9th through 12th grades are eligible to apply.
If you’re interested in learning more about the CIT program, please contact Caitlin Reylea at 425.250.4253.