Throughout the school year, the City of Rochester R-Center's After School in the Park Program provides an engaging and nurturing after school environment for city youth in grades K-6. Conveniently located at Cobb’s Hill Park, kids can take in an array of fun fitness, educational and arts activities, get help with homework, enjoy a free hot dinner and best of all, make lasting friendships.
This school year, the program will run from September 8, 2015 through June 23, 2016 on weekdays from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Cost is $55 per week for city youth; $45 per week for siblings. For just $85 per week, youth can receive all-day care through this program during the winter and spring school recesses. The program is also available to youth living outside the city. Interested non-city residents should call for pricing and availability.
After School in the Park Program provides an array of great activities and benefits, including:
- School bus drop-off (Drop-off only. Must be arranged through the child's school by parents)
- After school hours (2 to 6:30 p.m.)
- Fitness and Arts Activities
- Healthy Snacks and Hot Dinners
- Homework Help
- Field Trips
- Well-trained and friendly staff
Registration and Information
To get started, download a registration packet, fill out the enclosed form and submit with payment for the first week's tuition:
Bureau of Recreation
c/o ASIP @ Lake Riley
400 Dewey Ave.
Rochester, NY 14613
Note that full immunization records and deposit are required. Those interested should call 428-6755 to find out if spots are still available.
After School in the Park is an NYS OCFS registered school-age child care program
operated by the City of Rochester Department of Recreation and Youth Services.