After / Before School Program

Important! Children must be registered by Friday, August 31, 2018 by 2 PM in order to attend the After/Before School programs the first week of school (September 4-7, 2018).

General Information 2018-2019

The After/Before School Program stresses recreation and socialization.  Let the child be a child.  Time to play.

A place will be made available for children who want to do homework.  We have a homework contract to be signed by the child, the parent and After School Site Supervisor if needed.

An application MUST be filled out and on file at the Recreation Department office and at a site for any child to be a part of the program. The fees listed below are monthly.

4 Sites

Location Grade Before School After School
Brown School 5 - 6 7:00 AM - 7:45 AM 2:20 PM - 6:00 PM
Island Avenue K - 4 7:00 AM - 8:45 AM 3:25 PM - 6:00 PM
Ryerson School K - 4 7:00 AM - 8:45 AM 3:25 PM - 6:00 PM
Jeffrey School K - 4 7:00 AM - 8:45 AM  3:25 PM - 6:00 PM

Monthly Fees are due on the 15th of each month

After School (Elementary)
1 day per week
2 days per week
3 days per week
4 days per week
5 days per week

We have a nine-month payment system that is pro-rated over the 183 day school year.

Before School (Elementary)
1 day per week
2 days per week
3 days per week
4 days per week
5 days per week
Brown (After)* School
1 day per week
2 days per week
3 days per week
4 days per week
5 days per week

Drop-In Program  

Drop-in Pass  

  • $174.00 for 30 hours
  • $91.00 for 15 hours

*We request that you purchase a 30 hour drop-in pass for the Brown Before School Program.

Passes may be purchased at the Recreation Department, through the mail or on-line at (Beach and Recreation link).  Hours will be marked off as they are used.  The passes are left on the site with the staff.

Early Dismissal Days

Early Dismissal Days are days that are scheduled in advance on the school calendar  (not due to inclement weather or emergencies)
After School starts as soon as dismissed and runs until 6:00 pm.

Conference Days

After School starts as soon as school is dismissed and runs until 6:00 pm.

Camp Days

We follow the yearly school calendar.  The Beach & Recreation Department provides camps when school is not in session.  These camps are NOT part of the After/Before School Program.  You must register separately should you desire to participate in these camps. 

The camp schedule is as follows:

  • September 10, 2018
  • September 19, 2018
  • October 8, 2018
  • November 1, 2018
  • February 18, 2019
  • February 19, 2019
  • April 15 - 19, 2019


To enroll your child(ren) in the Beach and Recreation Department After/Before  School Program, please complete all appropriate sections of this enrollment application.  We will review it upon receipt and register your child(ren) unless there is necessary information missing.  Once the information is received, your child will be registered with the program.

Before/After School form must be submitted with payment in person or by mail to the Beach and Recreation Department. Online registration not permitted.
The After School Program is looking for adults to work the After School Program.  If interested, contact 203-245-5624.

Before/After School has staff openings (teen and adult) starting September 4, 2018.

Please mail completed application with copies of certifications to:

Beach & Recreation Department
Town of Madison
8 Campus Drive
Madison, CT  06443