2017-2018 PAWS School Year program
PAWS School Age Childcare
Register for PAWS Online Here
- Please put your anticipated - Full Time, Part Time, AM, PM and Days of the Week in the comment section. Please then complete the PAWS Registration Packet below and mail or drop off in the Community Education Office. 801 Business 23 West - Paynesville, MN 56362
PAWS Program Forms
PAws at a glance
The 2017-2018 School Year PAWS Program
* Before School Care Hours - 6:30 am to 8:00 am
After School Care Hours – 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
* Enrichment programming for Paynesville Area Students in *Preschool to Fifth Grade.
* Full day programming on most school vacation days and early dismissal days. (6:30 am – 6:00 pm)
* Conveniently located in Paynesville Area Elementary School.
* Flexible enrollment options including before and/or after school 1 to 5 days per week and occasional use.
*** PAWS is only open to Preschool Students whom are enrolled in the Paynesville Area Community Education Preschool Program.
* PAWS will be Open regular hours if school is two-hours late.
PAWS will be Open until 6:00 pm if school is released early.
**PAWS will be Open if school is closed due to inclement weather. **(If it is safe enough for PAWS staff to get to the school)
What is PAWS?
PAWS is a place where each child is a cherished and unique member of the team. Each child in PAWS will be nurtured, kept safe and encouraged to pursue their own interests, develop friendships, independence and confidence. Our goal is to ensure the success of children in our communities by establishing positive relationships, providing educational and recreational activities and offering opportunities for children to share ideas and feel valued. Feel confident that PAWS offers the very best care, with lots of age appropriate activities that help your child grow. Activities range from: computer lab, field trips, gym time, group games, art projects, reading, math, choice time, toys and more!
Sports & Recreation
Arts & Crafts
Free Choice Time
Field Trips/Special Events
Fun! Fun! Fun!
Typical PAWS school Day Schedule
"Typical" Before School PAWS Schedule
6:30-7:30 AM – In Room Free Play
7:45 AM – Go to Breakfast/Outside Play
8:00 am-Kindergarten students go to breakfast & the remainder of students that did not go outside can go to class
"Typical" After School PAWS Schedule
3:00 - 3:30 PM - In Room Free Play
3:30 - 4:00 PM - Wash Hands/Restroom/Snack Time
4:00 - 4:45 PM - Outside or Gym Active Play
4:45 PM - 5:15 PM - Homework/Reading
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM - In Room Free Play/Inside Group Activities