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School Age Care

The Recreation Department offers the following child care programs during the school year. 

School Age Care

For Grades K-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, music, science, games, reading, sports, crafts, outdoor play, and much more. Onaway and Mercer offer school age care for children with special needs and to children enrolled in Shaker's First Class/pre-K program.

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

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

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.

Monday, October 15 - Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Tuesday, October 16 - Fun "N" Stuff

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

Thursday, January 17, 2019


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