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Child Care

We currently offer an After School Program at Palmerston Public as well as a Summer Day Camp and PA Day Program at the Harriston Arena and Palmerston Arena. More information can be found below.

Under the Summer Day Camp Tab Below.

After School Program - Employment Opportunities

After School Program Job Advertisement
Application deadline is Friday June 14th.

After School Program Job Description - Teacher
For Minto-Clifford Public School and/or Palmerston Public School

After School Program Job Description - Assistant
For Minto-Clifford Public School and/or Palmerston Public School

Additional work hours within the Recreation Department may be available before and/or after the weekday 3-6pm after school program time. Candidates are welcome to express interest about this opportunity on their cover letter.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Accommodation for disabilities is available throughout the recruitment process. If you are contacted for an interview, please advise of any accommodation measures you may require.

After School Program - Palmerston Public School

Please complete the following forms to begin:

  1. Family Information Form
  2.  April 2019 Request Form
  3.  May 2019 Request Form
  4.  June 2019 Request Form

Upon completing the forms, we will follow up to confirm registration.

Please be advised that if you fail to provide us with information on your child(ren)’s special needs, that could affect the well-being of your child or that of the other participants, we reserve the right to remove your child(ren) from this program.

Please help us get to know your child more by filling out this questionnaire:  About Me This Year

For much more info, view our: Program Guide Policies and Procedures Manual.

Here is some of the information found in the guide:

  1. We are providing after school care for grades 1-6 aged children
  2. Care begins at 3:15pm (end of school bell) and concludes at 6:00pm
  3. We will be set up in a classroom, but will also use the gym and playgrounds
  4. We ask that you sign your child(ren) up for at least 4 days per month
  5. We offer a discount for signing up multiple children as well as for an entire week

Due Dates:

  1. Dates requested for a certain month are required by the 20th of the month prior
  2. Dates requested after the deadline will be reviewed to determine if there is space in the program
  3. Monthly payment is required in advance

Pricing:

  1. $10/day ($9/day for a second child and $8/day for a third child from the same family)
  2. $40/week ($32/week for a 4-day school week)

A $100 deposit is required at the time of registration and will be credited to the first applicable monthly invoice.

Financial Assistance:

Help to pay for the cost of care may be available. Contact County of Wellington, Child Care Subsidy at 519-837-3620 x3090 or www.wellington.ca/childcare for more information.

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After School Program - Minto-Clifford Public School

We are currently in the process of applying to the UGDSB to bring an after school program to Minto-Clifford in the 2019-2020 school year. 

If you are interested in the program please complete the survey below. 

  After School Program 2019-2020

PA Day Programs

2018-19 PA Day (Day Care) Programs

At the Harriston Arena and Palmerston Arena.

For kids ages 4-12 from 9:00am-4:00pm. Must be already 4 years of age on program date.

Drop off any time between 7:30am-9:00am and pick up any time between 4:00-5:00pm.

Upcoming PA Day Dates:
Friday, June 7th: School's "Almost" Out For Summer!!!

Submit a request online in two easy steps.

 Cost will range between $32-$50 dependent upon any trips.

Summer Day Camp

At the Harriston Arena and Palmerston Arena.

For kids ages 4-12 from 9:00am-4:00pm. Must be already 4 years of age on program date.

Drop off any time between 7:30am-9:00am and pick up any time between 4:00-5:00pm.

Please send a lunch, swim suit and towel daily; we have a private swim time from 1:00-2:00pm at the pools.

Summer LIT Training Day

On Friday June 7th at the Harriston Arena.

To register, please complete the: Registration Request Form

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