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School Age Care

For Grades K-6. The Recreation Department offers a fun, stimulating, learning environment that compliments and enriches your child. Quality care provided before and after school. Children learn and have fun through a wide variety of activities such as art, music, science, games, reading, sports, crafts, outdoor play, and much more. Onaway and Mercer offer school age care for children with special needs. 

Before school: 7-9:15 AM
After school: 3:20-6:30 PM

Please note that if your child is registered after 6 pm on Wednesday, August 19, he/she may start program two full school days after registration. Payments accepted by phone 216-491-1295; mailed using check or credit card; faxed with credit card to 216-991-4219; or in person at Thornton Park. Payments are not accepted at the child care sites. All forms and first month's payment must be completed and returned, in person, at Thornton Park.

School Age Care Enrollment Application
School Age Care Parent Handbook
School Age Care Fees
School Age Care Change/Withdrawal Form
Inclement Weather Policy


When school is out, fun is in! All day child care when Shaker schools are not in session.

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Recreation Department 
Thornton Park
3301 Warrensville Center Road
Shaker Heights, OH 44122
216-991-4219 Fax

Saturday, July 30, 2016