Licensed Out of School Time Program

The Waltham Boys & Girls Club’s Out of School Time Program (OST) is licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education & Care and structured to develop and implement programs and activities that prepare youth for success. Members are encouraged to participate in all 5 core areas of programming: character & leadership development, education & career development, health & life skills, the arts, sports, fitness & recreation. All children in first through fifth grade are welcome to participate and transportation will be available to the Waltham Boys & Girls Club from the following Waltham elementary schools.

  • Henry Whittemore Elementary School (Bus)
  • Thomas R. Plympton Elementary School (Bus)
  • William F. Stanley Elementary School (Club Van)
  • Northeast Elementary School (Club Van)
  • MacArthur Elementary (Club Van)

Homework help, arts & crafts, sports and science experiments are just some of the activities that are part of each fun afternoon. Each student is provided with a nutritious snack as well.

Click here to download our License OST Brochure in English
Por favor, clique aquí para información adicional en español 

Hours:
Monday to Friday 2:45pm – 6:00pm
The OST is open during most no school, vacation, and snow days from 8am to 6pm.

Full List of Closures for 2021-2022 school year:

Oct 11, 2021 Monday Indigenous People Day
Nov 25, 2021 Thursday Thanksgiving
Nov 26, 2021 Friday Thanksgiving
Dec 24-31, 2021 Friday-Friday Winter Break
Jan 17, 2022 Monday MLK Day
Feb 21,2022 Monday President’s Day
April 18, 2022 Monday Patriot’s Day
May 30, 2022 Monday Memorial Day

Tuition Rates for 2021 – 2022 Academic Calendar

Single Day Registration (no transportation) $23
Single Day Registration with Transportation $35
Single No School, Vacation, or Snow Day (no transportation) $43
Weekly Vacation (no transportation) $215
Weekly Registration (no transportation) $116
Weekly Registration with Transportation $176

SCHOLARSHIPS: Waltham Boys & Girls Club is committed to providing safe, inclusive, high-quality, and affordable programming for all families. If you need assistance to help pay for your child’s program, please click here to submit your scholarship application.  Descarque una aplicaciónen Español aqui. 

MEALS:  The meals offered are nutritious, filling and meet the Massachusetts Department of Early Education food standards. A snack is provided daily to members. Snack is composed of two daily components: milk or 100% fruit juice and vegetables, fruit or grains/bread. A Grab & Go Dinner is provided for members to eat on site or bring home to enjoy.

STAFF: Staff is composed of caring and trained individuals, who have a wide range of experience working with and teaching children. Staff must meet Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care standards. Each group has 1 OST Program Coordinator and Group Leaders to work with them every day.

For more information, please contact:
Ashleigh St Peter
Program Director
781-893-6620 x 22

Caitlyn Garcia
Assistant Program Director
cgarcia@walthambgc.org

Molly Parrott
Site Coordinator/Administrator
781-893-6620 x 14