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Out of School Time Program (OST)



The SFUSD Child Development Centers work collaboratively with elementary schools to support children's learning.
The after school programs offer a homework/tutorial period, outdoor experiences, and learning/enrichment activities. Programs are offered year-round and run Mon-Friday 2.30-6pm, serving Grades K-5.
Subsidized care and sliding scale fees are available for those meeting income and other criteria. Further information can be obtained from
Parents and Guardians also utilize other popular San Francisco after school programs off-site, some of which offer pick-up and transportation from the school.


Child Development Program After-School Care

Kindergarten and 1st Grade Schedule

  2:30 PM  
Teacher and Para pick up the kindergarten class from their
room and accompany them to the main room in the center.
Children gather at the large rug for greeting and attendance.
First graders join the group at 2.45pm.
  2.30 - 3.10pm  

Children wash their hands and eat snack.

  3.15 - 4.00pm  
Outdoor activities (Gross motor activity time): Children play
balls, jump rope, wagons, group games and exercise on the
jungle gym.
  4.10 - 4.30pm  
Large group: Reading and comprehension, sharing new
stories, music and current events.
  4.30 - 5.15pm  
Homework: Teachers help supervise and assist children
with homework.
Children are encouraged to concentrate and maintain a quiet
atmosphere while doing homework.
  5.15 - 6.00pm  
Teacher directed (theme related activities). Can be art,
cooking project or anything that relates to the topic or
concepts that the large group has discussed.

Free play and clean up