KidsPLAY Before & After-School

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It is the goal of KidsPLAY to offer a well-rounded program that encourages kids to have fun, continue the endless process of learning, take healthy risks and develop socially. Children enrolled in the program will have an opportunity to:

KidsPLAY is open to children in Kindergarten - 5th grade. We are a licensed childcare center with the State of Maine Department of Health and Human Services and operates in the Eliot Elementary School Cafeteria. 

Before & After-school care is available Monday through Friday, including early release Thursdays* (*NEW), workshop days, and school vacations. It is not provided on snow days. The hours of operation and cost are:

Before & After School Rates 2017-2018

Before-School Care Only: After-School Care Only: M, T, W & F (ONLY)
7:00-8:20am 3:20-6:00 pm
$6.00 per day; minimum of two days per week $18.00 per day; minimum of two days per week
$8.00 per day; Drop in (24 hours notice) as space allows $20.00 per day; Drop in (24 hours notice) as space allows
Before & After School Care Early Release Thursdays

7:00-8:20am & 3:20-6:00pm (M,T,W & F)

$20.00 per day


7:00-8:20am & 1:50-6:00pm (TR)

$22.00 per day

$20.00 per day; NO two day minimum required
All-Day Care (workshops and vacations): Early Release Day: Last Day of School (TBA)
7:00 am-6:00 pm 11:50 am-6:00 pm
$30.00 per day $25.00 per day


Program Info

KP School YearPlease note, KidsPLAY will be closed on all State of Maine legal holidays, the day before and after Thanksgiving, and Winter Break. For information about our Summer Camp, please click here.

Download the KidsPLAY Parent Manual for complete details on the program.



KidsPLAY Staff

Amanda Paradis, Director

Amanda Ouellette, On-Site Director

Kris Dion, Group Leader

Brittany King , Group Leader

Emily Peele, Group Leader

KidsPLAY Phone

On Site Phone: 207-439-4832

Please note that the on site phone is only answered during program hours. For assistance with registering for KidsPLAY, please call the ECSD office at 207-451-9334.