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Infant & Toddler

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The Infant and Toddler Program serves children from 12 weeks – 2 years. We offer full day, full-time care for this program. Part-time schedules will be accommodated only if space allows.

Parents must provide formula or breast milk, bottles, cereal, and baby food for their child until the child can eat table foods. Once a child is eating table foods AM snack, lunch, and PM snack will be provided. Parents must provide diapers and wipes for their child until their child is ready to begin potty-training.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. We will also take the children on walks around the neighborhood or just around the building. Our playground includes a sandbox and equipment suitable for climbing and sliding.

Infants will eat and sleep on their own schedule. Their cries will be responded to quickly by qualified, caring staff. Every child will have physical contact with a teacher daily in the form of rocking, holding, singing, and talking. We provide a safe, clean open area for creeping and crawling as well as a quiet area for sleeping and resting. Toys and equipment are washed and sanitized on a daily basis, or more often if necessary. A crib will be provided for each infant up to 12 months. Parents can provide a small, light weight blanket for their infant.

Toddlers will be given opportunities to discover new things through sensory activities as well as interactions with staff and other children of the same age. We offer a variety of toys to encourage play as a learning and growth experience. Child-sized cups and spoons will be provided to encourage self-help skills. We will support children as they begin to use words to express their needs. Parents must provide a child-sized sleeping bag for their toddler to use for nap time(12 months +).

The Infant and Toddler Program serves children from 12 weeks – 2 ½ years (potty-trained). We offer full day, full-time care for this program. Part-time schedules will be accommodated only if space allows.

Parents must provide formula or breast milk, bottles, cereal, and baby food for their child until the child can eat table foods. Once a child is eating table foods, AM snack, lunch, and PM snack will be provided. Parents must provide diapers and wipes for their child until their child is ready to begin potty-training.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. We will also take the children on walks around the neighborhood or just around the building. Our playground includes a sandbox and equipment suitable for climbing and sliding.

Infants will eat and sleep on their own schedule. Their cries will be responded to quickly by qualified, caring staff. Every child will have physical contact with a teacher daily in the form of rocking, holding, singing, and talking. We provide a safe, clean open area for creeping and crawling as well as a quiet area for sleeping and resting. Toys and equipment are washed and sanitized on a daily basis, or more often if necessary. A crib will be provided for each infant up to 12 months. Parents can provide a small, light weight blanket for their infant.

Toddlers will be given opportunities to discover new things through sensory activities as well as interactions with staff and other children of the same age. We offer a variety of toys to encourage play as a learning and growth experience. Child-sized cups and spoons will be provided to encourage self-help skills. We will support children as they begin to use words to express their needs. Parents must provide a child-sized sleeping bag for their toddler to use at nap time(12 months +).

The Infant and Toddler Program serves children from 12 weeks – 2. We offer full day, full-time care for this program. Part-time schedules will be accommodated only if space allows.

Parents must provide formula or breast milk, bottles, cereal, and baby food for their child until the child can eat table foods. Once a child is eating table foods, AM snack, lunch, and PM snack will be provided. Parents must provide diapers and wipes for their child until their child is ready to begin potty-training.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. We will also take the children on walks around the neighborhood or just around the building. Our playground includes a sandbox and equipment suitable for climbing and sliding.

Infants will eat and sleep on their own schedule. Their cries will be responded to quickly by qualified, caring staff. Every child will have physical contact with a teacher daily in the form of rocking, holding, singing, and talking. We provide a safe, clean open area for creeping and crawling as well as a quiet area for sleeping and resting. Toys and equipment are washed and sanitized on a daily basis, or more often if necessary. A crib will be provided for each infant up to 12 months. GBH provides a swaddle sack that will be used in the cribs.

Toddlers will be given opportunities to discover new things through sensory activities as well as interactions with staff and other children of the same age. We offer a variety of toys to encourage play as a learning and growth experience. Child-sized cups and spoons will be provided to encourage self-help skills. We will support children as they begin to use words to express their needs. Parents must provide a child-sized sleeping bag for their toddler to use at nap time. They may also provide a small blanket for their child to use at nap time. (12 months +).

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Enrollment & Admissions

Children are accepted for enrollment after an introductory tour and meeting between parent(s) and the Director or authorized teacher, the submission of a signed tuition agreement, and payment of the registration fee. In addition to these forms, the following forms are due on or before your child’s first day of attendance: Intake Form, Health History Form, Child Care Enrollment Form, Immunization Form, and Child Health Report.

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Tuition for…

 

  • FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day)
Age 12 weeks – 2 years $245.00/week
Age 2 years – Full Day Kindergarten $215.00/week
  • DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day
Age 12 weeks – 2 years <not available>
Age 2 years – Full Day Kindergarten $54.00/day
  • HALF-DAY (Up to 4 hours)
Age 12 weeks – 2 years <not available>
Age 2 years – Full Day Kindergarten $42.00/day

 

  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family
SUPPLY FEE (Paid yearly each Sept. 1) $51.00/child
FIELDTRIPS Posted per trip

* There is a 2 day minimum attendance for all schedules.
* Tuition is to be paid in advance of attendance.
* The same weekly tuition payment is always made unless vacation time (refer to General Policies) is being used. 
* After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 minutes, $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 minutes.
* Fees are subject to change.

 

  • FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day)
Age 12 weeks – 2 years $270.00/week
Age 2 years and up $235.00/week
  • DAILY (Less than 5 days up to 10 hours/day, only if available, 2 day minimum)
Age 12 weeks – 2 years <not available>
Age 2 years and up $54.00/day

 

  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family

* Tuition is to be paid in advance of attendance.
* The same weekly tuition payment is always made unless vacation time (refer to General Policies) is being used. 
* After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 minutes, $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 minutes.
* Fees are subject to change.

 

  • FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day)
Age 12 weeks –2 years and potty-trained $270.00/week
Age 2 yearsand potty-trainedand up $235.00/week
  • DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day
Age 12 weeks – 2 years <not available>
Age 2 years and up $54.00/day

 

  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family

* Tuition is to be paid in advance of attendance.
* The same weekly tuition payment is always made unless vacation time (refer to General Policies) is being used. 
* After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 minutes, $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 minutes.
* Fees are subject to change.

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  • Deforest – Childcare: (608) 846-5433
  • Windsor – Childcare: (608) 846-1568
  • McFarland – Preschool: (608) 838-3280
  • McFarland – Childcare: (608) 838-5105
  • Sun Prairie – Preschool: (608) 837-4330
  • Sun Prairie – School Age: (608) 837-5437

 

Preschool (2.5 - 5 yrs)

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The Preschool Program serves children from 2 years – 5 years (Full-day Kindergarten). We offer full day care, half-day care, and a preschool program. Full-time and Part-time schedules are available, with a minimum two day schedule.

Meals and snacks are provided on a 4 week rotating menu. GBH will provide an AM snack, lunch, and a PM snack.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. The playground is fenced in and has equipment for climbing and sliding as well as large open space for running and playing group games. We also take the children on walks around the neighborhood.

A nap and rest period is included daily in the afternoons for children under 5.

During the Summer & Fall Program, we go on at least one field trip every month. Participation is optional, however if you choose not to participate you will need to find alternate care. We use a bus service for transporting us on these trips. Each trip will be an additional cost per child.

Our preschool program runs five days a week from 9:00am until 11:30am. All children enrolled during this time will be included in this.

The program is based on activities covering 3 areas. Art activities are for developing fine motor and sensory skills. It is where cutting, gluing, painting, all the messy stuff is done. Large motor activities develop coordination and cooperative skills. Academic activities include sorting, sequencing, pre-math, pre-reading, and pre-writing. All activities include opportunities for developing social/emotional skills as well as problem solving techniques.

The Preschool Program serves children from 2 ½ years (potty-trained) – 5 years (Full-day Kindergarten). We offer full day care, half-day care, and a preschool program. Full-time and Part-time schedules are available, with a minimum two day schedule.

GBH will provide an AM snack, lunch, and a PM snack on a 4 week rotating menu. Lunch is served in shifts, two at 11:15, and one at 12:00.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. The playground is fenced in and has equipment for climbing and sliding as well as large open space for running and playing group games. We also take the children on walks around the neighborhood. In the summer, swimming lessons are available at an additional cost to children age 4 and up.

A nap and rest period is included daily in the afternoons for children under 5.

During the Fall Program, we go on a field trip every month. During the Summer Program, we go on two field trips every month. Participation is optional, however if you choose not to participate you will need to find alternate care. We use a bus service for transporting us on these trips. Each trip will be an additional cost per child.

Our preschool program runs five days a week from 8:45am until 11:15am. All children enrolled during this time will be included. The children are grouped in classes by age. The teacher stays with the same group for the entire program (summer/fall), adjusting lesson plans to meet the needs of the children enrolled.

The program is based on a rotation consisting of 3 areas that all children get to play in daily. The Art Room is for developing fine motor and sensory skills. It is where cutting, gluing, painting, all the messy stuff is done. The Gym is for developing large motor, coordination, and cooperative skills. The Learning Centers is for developing academic skills including sorting, sequencing, pre-math, pre-reading, and pre-writing. All areas include activities for developing social/emotional skills as well as problem solving techniques.

The Preschool Program serves children from 2 years – 4K. We offer full day care, half-day care, and a preschool program. Full-time and Part-time schedules are available, with a minimum two day schedule.

GBH will provide an AM snack at 9:30, lunch at 12 p.m, and a PM snack at 2:45.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. The playground is fenced in and has equipment for climbing and sliding as well as large open space for running and playing group games. We also take the children on walks around the neighborhood.

A nap and rest period is included daily in the afternoons for children.

Our preschool program participates in a variety of field trips throughout the year. Participation is optional, however if you choose not to participate you will need to find alternate care. We use a bus service for transporting us on these trips. Each trip will be an additional cost per child.

Our preschool program runs five days a week from 9:00am until 11:30am. All children enrolled during this time will be included. The children are grouped in classes by age. Teachers create developmentally appropriate lesson plans with activities weekly.

The program is based on a rotation consisting of 3 areas that all children get to play in daily. The Main Room is for developing fine motor and sensory skills. The Gym is for developing large motor, coordination, and cooperative skills. The Learning Centers is for developing academic skills including sorting, sequencing, pre-math, pre-reading, and pre-writing. All areas include activities for developing social/emotional skills as well as problem solving techniques.

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Enrollment & Admissions

Children are accepted for enrollment after an introductory tour and meeting between parent(s) and the Director or authorized teacher, the submission of a signed tuition agreement and payment of the registration fee. In addition to these forms, the following forms are due on or before your child’s first day of attendance: Health History Form, Child Care Enrollment Form, Immunization Form, and Child Health Report.

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Tuition for…

 

  • PROGRAMS
FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day) $215.00/week
DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day) $54.00/day
HALF-DAY (Up to 4 hours) $42.00/day

 

  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family
SUPPLY FEE (Paid yearly each Sept. 1) $51.00/child
EXTENDED CARE/DROP-IN $10.00/hour or any portion of the hour
FIELDTRIPS Posted per trip

* Maximum charge is $205.00 for full week and $52.00 for full day per child.
* There is a 2 day minimum attendance for all schedules.
* Tuition is to be paid in advance of attendance.
* The same weekly tuition payment is always made unless vacation time (refer to General Policies) is being used. 
* After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 minutes, $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 minutes.
* Fees are subject to change.

 

  • PROGRAMS
FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day) $235.00/week
DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day) $54.00/day
EXTENDED CARE/DROP-IN $10.00/hour or any portion of the hour

 

  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family
SUPPLY FEE (Paid yearly each Sept. 1) $51.00/child
HALF-DAY (Up to 4 hours) $42.00/day
FIELDTRIPS Posted per trip

* Maximum charge is $230.00 for full week and $54.00 for full day per child.
* There is a 2 day minimum attendance for all schedules.
* Tuition is to be paid in advance of attendance.
* The same weekly tuition payment is always made unless vacation time (refer to General Policies) is being used. 
* After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 minutes, $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 minutes.
* Fees are subject to change.

 

  • PROGRAMS
FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day) $235.00/week
DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day) $54.00/day
HALF-DAY (Up to 4 hours) $42.00/day
PRESCHOOL (9-11:30am) $26.00/day

 

  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family
SUPPLY FEE (Paid yearly each Sept. 1) $51.00/child
EXTENDED CARE/DROP-IN $10.00/hour or any portion of the hour
FIELDTRIPS Posted per trip

* Maximum charge is $235.00 for full week and $54.00 for full day per child.
* There is a 2 day minimum attendance for all schedules.
* Tuition is to be paid in advance of attendance.
* The same weekly tuition payment is always made unless vacation time (refer to General Policies) is being used. 
* After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 minutes, $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 minutes.
* Fees are subject to change.

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  • Deforest – Childcare: (608) 846-5433
  • Windsor – Childcare: (608) 846-1568
  • McFarland – Preschool: (608) 838-3280
  • McFarland – Childcare: (608) 838-5105
  • Sun Prairie – Preschool: (608) 837-4330
  • Sun Prairie – School Age: (608) 837-5437

 

School Age (5 - 10 yrs)

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The School-Age Program provides care for children before and after school from Kindergarten – 10 years. We offer full and part-time schedules with a minimum three day schedule. Ginger Bread House will provide transportation to and from Eagle Point Elementary, Yahara Elementary, and Windsor Elementary Schools. The program follows the DeForest School District calendar. GBH will accommodate children to attend extra hours on no school days, early release days, snow days, school breaks, etc.

A snack is served after school at about 3:00pm. On any non-school days, the children will also be offered a snack at about 8:30 A.M. GBH will provide hot lunch on days they will be at Ginger Bread House at lunchtime.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. The playground is fenced in and has equipment for climbing and sliding as well as large open space for running and playing group games.

We have at least one field trip every month. These will be scheduled on no school days. Participation is optional, however if you choose not to participate, you will need to find alternate care. We use a bus service to transport us on these trips. Each trip will be an additional cost per child.

Children participating in our Before School Program will need to arrive at the center by 7:30am. They will be taken to school by a GBH van or walking with assigned teacher. There will be a variety of free choice activities for them to partake in before school. Only children enrolled in our before school program will be able to attend GBH on school delay days.

Children enrolled in our After School Program will meet after school with a staff member who will escort them to GBH either by walking or riding the GBH van. Upon arrival to the center, children will be able to freely choose activities to participate in. These activities include large motor gym activities, arts and crafts activities, board games, and puzzles, as well as an option to do homework, read or just relax and chat with friends.

Children enrolled in our After School Program are able to attend full days when school is cancelled due to inclement weather, teacher convention, in-service days, etc.

The School-Age Program serves children before and after school from Kindergarten – 10 years. We offer full and part-time schedules with a minimum three day schedule. The program follows the McFarland School District calendar. GBH will accommodate children to attend extra hours on no school days, early release days, snow days, school breaks, etc.

A snack is served after school at about 3:00pm. On non school days, the children will also be offered a snack at about 9:45am. Children must provide their own cold lunch on days they will be at GBH at lunchtime or pay an additional cost for a GBH lunch.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. The playground is fenced in and has equipment for climbing and sliding as well as large open space for running and playing group games.

We have a field trip every month. These will be scheduled on no school days. Participation is optional, however if you choose not to participate, you will need to find alternate care. We use a bus service to transport us on these trips. Each trip will be an additional cost per child.

Children participating in our Before School Program will need to arrive at the center by 7:30am. They will be taken to school by a GBH van. There will be a variety of free choice activities for them to partake in before school.

Children enrolled in our After School Program will meet after school with a staff member who will escort them to a Bus or GBH van. The staff will accompany the children on the bus/van to GBH. Upon arrival to the center, children will be able to freely choose activities to participate in. These activities include large motor gym activities, arts and crafts activities, board games, computers, and puzzles, as well as an option to do homework, read or just relax and chat with friends.

The School-Age Program serves children from 4K – 10 years.  We offer full and part-time schedules with a minimum two day schedule. The program follows the Sun Prairie School District calendar. GBH will accommodate children to attend extra hours on no school days, early release days, snow days, school breaks, etc.

A snack is served after school at about 3:45pm. On non-school days, the children will also be offered a snack at about 9:30am. Children must provide their own cold lunch on days they will be at GBH at lunchtime or pay an additional cost for a GBH lunch, lunch is at 12:00pm.  GBH will provide a hot lunch for 4K wrap care children

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. The playground is fenced in and has equipment for climbing and sliding as well as large open space for running and playing group games.

There will be occasional field trips scheduled on no school days throughout the year. Participation is optional, however if you choose not to participate, you will need to find alternate care. We use a bus service to transport us on these trips. Each trip will be an additional cost per child.

Children participating in our Before School Program will need to arrive at the center by 7:30am. They will be taken to school by a GBH van. There will be a variety of free choice activities for them to partake in before school.

Children enrolled in our After School Program will meet after school in a designated area. A GBH van or district school bus will escort them to GBH. The staff will accompany the children on the bus/van to GBH. Upon arrival to the center, children will be able to freely choose activities to participate in. These activities include large motor gym activities, arts and crafts activities, board games, computers, and puzzles, as well as an option to do homework, read or just relax and chat with friends.

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Enrollment & Admissions

Children are accepted for enrollment after an introductory tour and meeting between parent(s) and the Director or authorized teacher, the submission of a signed tuition agreement and payment of the registration fee. In addition to these forms, the following forms are due on or before your child’s first day of attendance: Transportation Permission Form, Health History Form, Child Care Enrollment Form, and Immunization Form.

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Tuition for…

 

  • SCHOOL YEAR – BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE (K-10 YEARS)
BEFORE SCHOOL AFTER SCHOOL
5 days = $40.00 5 days = $85.00
4 days = $37.00 4 days = $82.00
3 days = $32.00 3 days = $77.00

**No school or in-service days additional cost per day (determined by child’s regular schedule):

If your child attends both:
BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL
If your child attends:
AFTER SCHOOL ONLY
5 days = $27.00 5 days = $35.00
4 days = $22.75 4 days = $31.00
3 days = $17.00 3 days = $26.00

**Children registered for only before school cannot attend on no school or in-service days.
**School delay days-AM care provided only for those enrolled in before school care.

 
  • SUMMER PROGRAM
FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day) $215.00/week
DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day) $54.00/day
HALF-DAY (Up to 4 hours) $42.00/day
EXTENDED CARE/DROP-IN $10.00/hour or any portion of that hour
  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family
SUPPLY FEE (Paid yearly each Sept. 1) $51.00/child
FIELDTRIPS Posted per trip

**K-10 years require cold sack lunches (forgotten lunch = $5.00 charge) **Maximum charge is $205.00 for full week and $50.00 for full day per child. **There is a 3 day minimum attendance for all schedules. ** After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 minutes, $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 minutes.

 

  • SCHOOL YEAR – BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE (K-10 YEARS)
BEFORE SCHOOL AFTER SCHOOL
5 days = $50.00 5 days = $105.00
4 days = $45.00 4 days = $100.00
3 days = $35.00 3 days = $90.00
2 days = $30.00 2 days = $60.00

**No school or in-service days additional cost per day (determined by child’s regular schedule):

If your child attends both: BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL If your child attends: AFTER SCHOOL ONLY
5 days = $25.00 5 days = $34.00
4 days = $20.00 4 days = $30.00
3 days = $10.00 3 days = $22.00
2 days = $7.00 2 days = $22.00


**Children registered for only before school cannot attend on no school or in service days.
**School delay days-AM care provided only for those enrolled in before school care.
**K-10 years require cold sack lunches on all no school days (forgotten lunch = $5.00 charge)

 
  • SUMMER PROGRAM
FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day) $235.00/week
DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day) $54.00/day
HALF-DAY (Up to 4 hours) $42.00/day
EXTENDED CARE/DROP-IN $10.00/hour or any portion of that hour

 
  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family
SUPPLY FEE (Paid yearly each Sept. 1) $51.00/child
FIELDTRIPS Posted per trip

**Maximum charge is $230.00 for full week and $54.00 for full day per child. **After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 min., $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 min.

 

  • SCHOOL YEAR – BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE (K-10 YEARS)
BEFORE SCHOOL AFTER SCHOOL
5 days = $40.00 5 days = $90.00
4 days = $35.00 4 days = $85.00
3 days = $30.00 3 days = $75.00
2 days = $25.00 2 days = $55.00

**No school or in-service days additional cost per day (determined by child’s regular schedule):

If your child attends both: BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL If your child attends: AFTER SCHOOL ONLY
5 days = $27.00 5 days = $35.00
4 days = $23.00 4 days = $32.00
3 days = $19.00 3 days = $29.00
2 days = $15.00 2 days = $27.00


**Children registered for only before school cannot attend on no school or in service days.
**School delay days-AM care provided only for those enrolled in before school care.
**K-10 years require cold sack lunches on all no school days (forgotten lunch = $5.00 charge)


  • SUMMER PROGRAM
FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day) $235.00/week
DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day) $54.00/day
HALF-DAY (Up to 4 hours) $42.00/day
EXTENDED CARE/DROP-IN $10.00/hour or any portion of that hour

 
  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family
SUPPLY FEE (Paid yearly each Sept. 1) $51.00/child
FIELDTRIPS Posted per trip

**Maximum charge is $230.00 for full week and $54.00 for full day per child.
**After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 min., $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 min.

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  • Deforest – Childcare: (608) 846-5433
  • Windsor – Childcare: (608) 846-1568
  • McFarland – Preschool: (608) 838-3280
  • McFarland – Childcare: (608) 838-5105
  • Sun Prairie – Preschool: (608) 837-4330
  • Sun Prairie – School Age: (608) 837-5437

 

Summer Program (5-10 yrs)

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Program Summary for…

The School-Age Program provides care for children from Kindergarten – 10 years. We offer full and part-time schedules with a minimum two half day schedule. The Program starts the Monday after school is released and ends the Friday before school starts.

GBH will provide the children an AM snack, lunch and PM snack on a four week rotating menu.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. The playground is fenced in and has equipment for climbing and sliding as well as large open space for running and playing group games.

We go on at least one field trip every month. Participation is optional, however if you choose not to participate, you will need to find alternate care. We use a bus service to transport us on these trips. Each trip will be an additional cost per child.

Our summer program offers a more structured series of activities to keep the children active throughout the day with periods of quiet time scheduled to rest. Available activities include large motor gym activities, arts and crafts activities, board games, and puzzles, read or just relax and chat with friends.

The School-Age Program serves children from Kindergarten – 10 years. We offer full and part-time schedules with a minimum two half day schedule. The program starts the Monday after school is released and ends the Friday before school starts.

The children will be offered a snack at about 9:00am and another at 3:00pm. Children must provide their own cold lunch on days they will be at GBH at lunchtime or pay an additional cost for a GBH lunch.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. The playground is fenced in and has equipment for climbing and sliding as well as large open space for running and playing group games. In the summer, open swim is available through GBH at an additional cost. Children signed up for swimming will walk with staff or be transported by GBH van to the pool for an hour of water play each day.

We go on at least two field trips every month. Participation is optional, however if you choose not to participate, you will need to find alternate care. We use a bus service to transport us on these trips. Each trip will be an additional cost per child.

Our summer program offers a more structured series of activities to keep the children active throughout the day with periods of quiet time scheduled to rest. We do transport to summer school classes and activities offered by the McFarland School District until 12:00 noon daily.

The School-Age Program serves children from 4K – 10 years. We offer full and part-time schedules with a minimum two half day schedule. The program starts the Monday after school is released and ends the Friday before school starts.

The children will be offered a snack at about 9:30am and another at 3:00pm. Children must provide their own cold lunch on days they will be at GBH at lunchtime or pay an additional cost for a GBH lunch. GBH will provide lunch for 4K wrap children.

All children will play outside at least once per day, weather permitting. The playground is fenced in and has equipment for climbing and sliding as well as large open space for running and playing group games.

We go on several field trips throughout the summer. Participation is optional, however if you choose not to participate, you will need to find alternate care. We use a bus service to transport us on these trips. Each trip will be an additional cost per child.

Our summer program offers a more structured series of activities to keep the children active throughout the day with periods of quiet time scheduled to rest.

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Enrollment & Admissions

Children are accepted for enrollment after an introductory tour and meeting between parent(s) and the Director or authorized teacher, the submission of a signed tuition agreement and payment of the registration fee. In addition to these forms, the following forms are due on or before your child’s first day of attendance: Transportation Permission Form, Health History Form, Child Care Enrollment Form, and Immunization Form.

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Tuition for…

 

  • SUMMER PROGRAM
FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day) $215.00/week
DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day) $54.00/day
HALF-DAY (Up to 4 hours) $42.00/day
EXTENDED CARE/DROP-IN $10.00/hour or any portion of that hour
  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family
SUPPLY FEE (Paid yearly each Sept. 1) $51.00/child
FIELDTRIPS Posted per trip


**K-10 years require cold sack lunches (forgotten lunch = $5.00 charge)
**Maximum charge is $205.00 for full week and $50.00 for full day per child.
**There is a 3 day minimum attendance for all schedules.
** After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 minutes, $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 minutes.

 

  • SUMMER PROGRAM
FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day) $235.00/week
DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day) $54.00/day
HALF-DAY (Up to 4 hours) $42.00/day
EXTENDED CARE/DROP-IN $10.00/hour or any portion of that hour

 

  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family
SUPPLY FEE (Paid yearly each Sept. 1) $51.00/child
FIELDTRIPS Posted per trip


**Maximum charge is $230.00 for full week and $54.00 for full day per child.
**After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 min., $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 min.

  • SUMMER PROGRAM
FULL-TIME (5 days, up to 10 hours/day) $235.00/week
DAILY (Less than 5 days at 4-10 hours/day) $54.00/day
HALF-DAY (Up to 4 hours) $42.00/day
EXTENDED CARE/DROP-IN $10.00/hour or any portion of that hour

 

  • ADDITIONAL/BASE FEES (all programs)
REGISTRATION FEE (non-refundable) $60.00/family
SUPPLY FEE (Paid yearly each Sept. 1) $51.00/child
FIELDTRIPS Posted per trip


**Maximum charge is $230.00 for full week and $54.00 for full day per child.
**After Center closes at 6:00pm, $5.00 is charged for 1st 5 min., $10.00 is charged for each additional 5 min.

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