Grannies is pleased to offer the best after-school care program in the County. This program is provided as an extension of the school day for ALL elementary schools and for ALL PRE-K students at Grannies Playcare.
• Hours of operation are from the end of the preschool day 2:30 until 5:30 each day the Camden County School System is in session, and also full days when the schools are not in session.
• Hours for Daycare WHEN SCHOOL IS OUT is from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. –only a few special holidays are observed throughout the year.
The program is educational and recreational in nature, offering many wholesome, supervised in-door and out-door activities each day.
• In Extended day, on Tuesday and Thursday Kids Discovery is implemented with discovery surrounding inside and outside activities, and instructional and informative information on nutrition.
• Other discovery activities such as weather safety, recognizing what to do when no one is home, staying away from strangers (stranger-danger), stop, drop, and roll if there is a fire, personal hygiene, when to dial 411, pet and animal care, and the dangers of other animals, as well as, other important information students need to know to be safe and successful.
• Homework help is always available!
Enrolling a child in the EXTENDED DAY PROGRAM and SCHOOL HOLIDAYS is easy because we take DROP-INS, too! Just pick up an enrollment packet for each child and return it to the Director or Assistant Manager at Grannies Playcare.
If your child needs FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE for daycare you should apply on line at https://compass.ga.gov and bring your child to center and let us know you have applied.
We are proud of our extended day care staff. They are certified in FIRST AID and CPR, Fire Safety, and have taken other staff development classes, such as, small group and large group activities, literacy, math, computers learning games, and science exploration. Professional Development classes are an important component of our program for teachers. Our program believes in personalizing the after school program and activities for THE individual child.
Grannies provides transportation from KINGSLAND ELEMENTARY to our Center, and the Camden County Schools Transportation department provides TRANSPORTATION FROM SUGARMILL ELEMNTARY SCHOOL right to Grannies Playcare’s FRONT door.