Rec Station Before & After School Care

Priority Registration (2019-2020 Rec Station students and their siblings) will be April 5–16.

New Rec Station students registration opens on on April 26.

Rec Station is a cooperative program between the Elmhurst Park District and School District #205 for kindergarten through fifth graders needing before and after school care in a supervised setting right in the child's school. District #205 and the Elmhurst Park District are committed to providing quality care for your child, working together to make the school day care transition easy and fun. Rec Station will follow along with all of Elmhurst School District #205 guidelines and policies.

Rec Station is relaxed and recreational in nature, providing a safe and fun environment. The experienced staff plans daily activities, including arts and crafts, indoor/outdoor gross motor activities, large and small group games, in addition to afternoon quiet time for homework.

The program is held daily, Monday-Friday, 7-8 a.m. and 3-6 p.m.


2021/2022 Priority Registration: April 5–16. (2019-2020 Rec Station students and their siblings)

  • Opens 9 a.m. on April 5 and closes at 11:59 p.m. on April 16

2021/2022 New Rec Station students registration: April 26.

  • Opens 9 a.m. on April 26 and at 11:59 p.m. on August 6

Fee: A total of nine monthly installment payments with credit card auto-pay.

  • AM Rec Station - $150 monthly installments
  • PM Rec Station - $315 monthly installments
  • $50 Non-refundable registration fee per child


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