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Fall 2014/2015 Childcare

 Before & After School Childcare Information (K-5th Grade)
The Before/After School Child Care Program operates September–June. Your child will be well supervised in a safe environment with a variety of recreational activities, including; arts and crafts, games, sports, and a fun fitness program. There is a short time allotted each day for homework, however, this is a recreation program with the emphasis on socialization and keeping the children active. Child Care facilities are located adjacent to Lupine Hills Elementary School, Ohlone Elementary School and Hanna Ranch Elementary School.  

For before and after school programs for grades 6-9 check out our Teen Pages!

The City of Hercules offers before and after-school childcare from three different sites, one at each of the local public elementary schools:

* Hanna Ranch Childcare — CCL#070215103               
2480 Refugio Valley Road View Map
Contact (510) 245-4803

* Ohlone Childcare CCL#070210873                                
1616 Pheasant Road View Map
Contact (510) 799-8224

For the City of Hercules Before and After School Child Care program has been relocated to portable on back side of the school near Ohlone Park, also please enter off of Turquoise Drive. Follow the signs that will be posted for directions to the child care buildings.

*Lupine Childcare-CCL#070209101
1905 Lupine Road View Map
Contact (510) 799-8259

For more information contact Recreation Manager, Ambra Garfield at (510) 799-8230 or via email at

Important Program Forms
Registration Forms*
*(Minimum of a 24 hour start period from the day all forms
are received for every enrollment)

Holiday Schedule
Minimum Day Schedule
Parent Handbook
Program Change Form
Child Care Fees

All Grades Before School Program fees

Morning Program
(Flat rate for program whether used 3, 4, or 5 days)

Resident 7am-8:30am $189.00
Non-Resident         7am-8:30am $237.00

Kindergarten After school program fees

3-Day 4-Day 5-Day
RESIDENT Dismissal-2:30pm $227.00 $303.00 $379.00
NON-RESIDENT Dismissal-2:30pm $284.00 $378.00 $473.00
resident Dismissal-5:30pm $416.00 $554.00 $693.00
non- resident Dismissal-5:30pm $520.00 $693.00 $867.00

1st -8th After school program fees

3-Day 4-Day 5-Day
resident Dismissal-5:30pm $227.00 $303.00 $379.00
non- resident Dismissal-5:30pm $284.00 $378.00 $473.00

All Grades After School Program fees

Evening Program
(Flat rate for program whether used 3, 4, or 5 days)

Resident 5:30pm-6:30pm $174.00
Non-REsident         5:30pm-6:30pm $218.00

The Child Care PM program is cancelled at all of the child care sites
(Hanna, Lupine, and Ohlonedue to low enrollment. If anyone is interested
in the PM program please ask to be put on a waitlist and if we get enough
interest we will consider opening it again.

If you have any questions regarding Child Care Programs please visit or call 510-799-8291.


Last updated: 1/30/2015 12:04:34 PM