School Age Care

School-age care is for grades Kindergarten through 6. The Recreation Department provides 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
  • Crafts
  • Games
  • Music
  • Outdoor play
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Sports
  • Much more

Onaway and Mercer offer school-age care for children with special needs and to children enrolled in Shaker's First Class/pre-Kindergarten program.


  • Before school: 7 to 9:15 a.m.
  • After school: 3:20 to 6:30 p.m.


Payments are accepted by phone at  216-491-1295 or 216-491-1360 or in person at Thornton Park or the Stephanie Tubbs Jones Community Building. Payments are not accepted at the child care sites. Register online.