Early Childhood Center

K-5 Childcare

A child coloring

About Kids Connection

Kids Connection provides before and after care for Clarkson Community Schools students. The program's goal is to provide elementary students with fun activities in a safe, "home away from home" environment. A caring staff and relaxed atmosphere provide the ideal setting for forming wonderful friendships between students.

IMPORTANT REMINDER
There is NO Kids Connection the afternoon of October 19.
There is NO Kids Connection on the afternoon of
your school's classroom Halloween Parties.

REGISTRATION & FEES

Registration Dates

CURRENT FAMILIES
May 7 - Families currently registered in Kids Connection may begin registering.

NEW FAMILIES
May 21 - New families, including families of Kindergartners and Young Fives Kindergartners, may begin registering.

Registration Process

  • Enrollment is limited and students are admitted on a first come, first served basis
  • Registration packets are available for download below or may be picked up at the Early Childhood Center (6397 Clarkston Rd)
  • Completed packet must be returned to the Early Childhood Center
  • Packets may not be faxed or dropped off at the elementary offices
  • Registration fees must be submitted with your completed packet
  • Registration fees are non-refundable
  • Registrations are valid for one school year only
  • Families must register yearly

Please contact the Kids Connection office at 248.623.4350 for more information.

Registration Forms

K-5 Fees

AE - BLE - IE - SPE

MORNING SESSION
Early Drop Off (6:45-7:00) = $10.00
Standard Drop Off (7:01-8:00) = $8.00
Late Drop Off (8:01-8:30) = $4.00
AFTERNOON SESSION
Early Pick-Up (3:50-4:19) = $4.00
Standard Pick-Up (4:20-5:29) = $8.00
Last Pick-Up (5:30-6:00) = $10.00

CE - NSE - PKE

MORNING SESSION
Early Drop Off (6:45-7:00) = $8.00
Standard Drop Off (7:01-7:45) = $6.00
Late Drop Off (7:46-8:15) = $4.00
AFTERNOON SESSION
Early Pick-Up (3:35-4:04) = $4.00
Standard Pick-Up (4:05-5:14) = $8.00
Last Pick-Up (5:15-6:00) = $10.00

Young Fives Fees

AE - BLE - IE - SPE

MORNING SESSION
6:45 - 8:30 = $8 per morning
AFTERNOON SESSION
3:40-6:00 = $10 per afternoon


  • Fees are based on the days and am/pm sessions for which you schedule to use at the time of registration
  • Days/sessions may be dropped at anytime during the year.
  • Days/sessions may only be added if there is space available.

CE - NSE - PKE

MORNING SESSION
6:45 - 8:10 = $6 per morning
AFTERNOON SESSION
3:35 - 6:00 = $10 per afternoon


  • Fees are based on the days and am/pm sessions for which you schedule to use at the time of registration.
  • Days/sessions may be dropped at anytime during the year.
  • Days/sessions may only be added if there is space available.







FAQ'S

Hours

Morning Session =
6:45a.m. until school starts

Afternoon Session =
end of school day until 6:00p.m.


Billing

  • Usage will be calculated based on the time used in a two-week period.
  • Every two weeks, usage will be totaled and invoiced
  • An invoice will be mailed every two weeks via US Mail
  • A yearly Billing Schedule is provided for parents, therefore, if you do not receive a bill, it is your responsibility to contact our office.
  • Billing is done from September-April ONLY. Starting the first week in May usage MUST be prepaid

Payments

  • FULL payment of balance due must be made by the due date indicated on invoice in order to avoid late fees and/or denial of usage.
  • Payments may be brought to our Billing Office or mailed to
    Kids Connection
    6397 Clarkston Road
    Clarkston, MI 48346
  • Payments may not be made, or dropped off, at the elementary school or in Kids Connection room.
  • Visa/MC payment may be made over the phone ($2/per transaction).
  • You may download the form below for Automatic Payments using your Visa or Mastercard
    Authorization Form

Tax Deduction

  • Our Tax ID is 386003062
  • You must retain copies of your bi-weekly billing statements for taxes
  • Tax Statements will be provided for a fee of $25
  • A 24 hour notice is required for Tax Statements -written or verbal

Administering Medication

Staff CANNOT administer medication (including over the counter), or provide treatment, without a signed authorization from a physician.
Please click on the link to download the necessary form/s.

Authorization to Administer Medication
Authorization to Administer Treatment