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The Upper Perkiomen Valley YMCA offers a complete state licensed child care program ranked at 2 Stars for Keystone Stars.


Before and After Care Programs are held at the Upper Perkiomen Valley YMCA as well as Marlborough and Hereford Elementary Schools.


The Upper Perkiomen Valley YMCA is committed to providing a quality School Age Program that is both fun and safe for children. Our School Age Programs are licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare. In addition, all programs have achieved a STAR 2 rating based on the Pennsylvania Keystone Stars quality assurance program. Each program day, our qualified staff provides creative learning experiences and supervised activities for a child’s development and enjoyment.

Before Care (K-5th Grade)

Hours: 6:30 AM – school day begins

Before Care is a program designed to promote child development by providing activities in the form of Arts & Crafts, games, fitness, etc. This program is directed by trained professional staff. Before School is held in these Upper Perkiomen Schools: Marlborough & Hereford. As well as being held at our YMCA facility.

After Care (K-5th Grade)

Hours: Dismissal – 6:00 PM

Our After Care program offers an opportunity for children to engage in a variety of activities expanding learning beyond what they experience during school hours. The After School program provides children with a wellrounded learning experience with a focus on fun, friends, and creativity through supervised activities. Activities include Arts and Crafts, games, homework supervision, fitness, recreation and daily transfat free snack. The program is designed to meet the age and interests of the children, and is directed by certified and trained staff. The program emphasizes character development that is reinforced through all activities and events. After School is held in these Upper Perkiomen Schools: Marlborough & Hereford. As well as being held at our YMCA facility.

School Age Holiday Care

Held at the YMCA

Provides care on the days that your child’s school is closed, including most in-service days, holidays and snow closings. Your child will engage in social and educational activities while having fun.

$35 per day

For more information on our Child Care programs, including pricing, please view the Child Care section of the program guide. The program guide is located under the Downloads section of this page.


2016-2017 School Age Child Care Registration Packet