Activities – Schenectady

FREE Fall After-School Programs

We offer free Fall after-school programming for girls grades K-12, Monday-Friday, September-December, in our Schenectady Center located at 962 Albany Street, Schenectady. Girls must register in advance to participate.

*Registration starts:  Tuesday, September 1, 2020
*First day of programs:  Monday, September 21, 2020

**Due to health and safety protocols related to COVID-19 please read the following information and instructions carefully as things have changed from previous years.

  • When programs start on September 21st, the center is open from 12 P.M. to 5:30 P.M., Monday-Friday, and is wheelchair accessible.
  • Girls will be placed in cohorts of 10. These cohorts will remain the same and not change for the full fall season. The ratio will be 10 girls to 1 staff person.
  • Only 50 total spots are available for the Fall session and of those 50 spots, only 10 spots are available for Kids Corner (Kindergarten-1st grade).
  • Spots are reserved on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • Girls will be placed on a waitlist once the 50 spots are filled.
  • The attendance policy has changed and will be strictly enforced due to the limited number of girls we can have in the building (please read the policy on the parent info form below).
  • Registration starts Tuesday, September 1st. All of the required registration forms and documents are at the bottom of this page. They can be filled out electronically, downloaded, and then emailed to Diana Suits at [email protected] on or after September 1st.
  • If you prefer to drop off registration forms in person, they can be dropped off on Thursdays from 12:30-5:00 pm starting Thursday, September 3rd at our 962 Albany Street location in Schenectady.
  • Girls are not officially registered for our after-school program until they receive a confirmation email from Diana Suits.
  • Girls Inc. DOES NOT provide transportation from schools to our Schenectady location.

SCHENECTADY CENTER SCHEDULE:

Kindergarten-4th Grades Daily Schedule
12:30-1:00 Arrival/Lunch Time
1:00-2:40 Girls Inc. staff will monitor and assist with virtual learning
2:40-3:30 Structured Free Time
3:30-3:45 Snack
3:45 Clean up
4:00-5:00 Girls Inc. Programming
5:00-5:30 Structured Free Time
5:30 Pick Up

5th Grade and Up Schedule
1:00-1:40 Arrival/Lunch Time
1:40-3:20 Girls Inc. staff will monitor and assist with virtual learning
3:20-3:45 Structured Free Time/Snack
3:45 Clean Up
4:00-5:00 Girls Inc. Programming
5:00-5:30 Structured Free Time
5:30 Pick Up

Release of Liability 2020-2021
Internet Contract 2020-2021
Membership/Registration Form 2020-2021
SMART Contract
Schenectady Parent Information Form