YMCA Child Care

Providing a balance of emotional support, physical activities and cognitively stimulating environments

The YMCA of the Greater Tri-Cities offers the School-Age Child Care (before & after school) program, to students kindergarten through 5th grade at Hawthorne Elementary from Monday through Friday.

Before-school child care begins at 6:30 a.m. until the start of school. After-school child care is held from final school day bell until 6:00 p.m. This includes Wednesday Early Release days and non-school days.

How to Register

1. Obtain a registration form from your school office or on the YMCA School-Age Child Care program web page. 

2. Turn your completed registration form and other required information directly to the YMCA located at 741 S. Dayton Street, Suite B, Kennewick, Washington 99336. Your school will not accept registration forms.

The program offers:  

  • Arts, Crafts & Humanities
  • Character Development
  • Health, Wellness & Fitness
  • Homework Time
  • Sports
  • Science & Technology
  • Service Learning
  • Developing Social Skills
  • Field Trips
  • Team Building
  • Indoor/Outdoor Activities
  • PM Snack Provided