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Before & After School Care

We partner with the YMCA to provide on site after school care. There are several well-respected, local day care providers who provide transportation to and from our school building. While these programs are not technically endorsed by Ridge Park Charter Academy, we're more than happy to provide their information as a service to you. Please feel free to research the locations below to see if they may be the right fit for you.

YMCA Grand Rapids

On site

Times

3:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
 

Grades

Kindergarten - 8th
 

Description

This after care program provides a reliable, safe, and fun environment for your child to unwind from the school day. Academic support from caring role models enriches your child’s educational experience and enables families to spend more quality time together.

Register Online
 

More Info

Website
(616) 855-9564
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Adventures Learning Center

3710 29th St SE, Kentwood MI 49512

Times

6am - School Start
School End - 6:30pm

Ages

5yrs - 12yrs

Drop-off & Pick-up

Yes

Description

We will provide your child a safe and nurturing environment while giving them opportunities for exploration and expression through daily interaction.

More Info

Website
(616) 301-2030


 
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Gymco

2306 Camelot Ridge Ct SE, Grand Rapids MI 49546

Times

Gymnastics: Vary based on class

After school: 3:15 p.m. - 6 p.m. M-F (Gymco teacher walks to Ridge Park and picks up your child from school)

Day Camps: 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Christmas/New Years, Spring Break, Summer Break & possible Supplemental Weeks (contact Gymco for details)
 

Ages

5yrs - 12yrs
 

Description

Gymco’s innovative after school program provides trained and professional staff. Gymco offers a unique balance to give kids what they need after a full day of school: lots of fun, stress-relieving physical activity, a healthy after school snack, and quiet time for homework and study. Kids will get moving, have fun and unwind after school.
 

More Info

https://gymco.com/after-school-program/
(616) 956-0586
officeteam@gymco.com
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Gilden Woods Breton Village

2604 Burton St. SE, Grand Rapids MI 49546

Times

6am - School Start
School End - 6pm

Ages

5yrs - 12yrs

Drop-off & Pick-up

Yes

Description

Age-appropriate curriculum and programming allow each child to master learning objectives at their own pace while preparing for school and future life success.

More Info

Website
(616) 957-1023
 
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