Middle School Academic Center & Aftercare: Open to all students in grades 6-8! 

Dear Parents, 

In order to best support the many diverse needs of the middle school students while managing a greater level of independence and responsibility, we offer academic center and aftercare in the afternoons. 

All students in grades 6-8 who stay at school past 3:30PM will be required to attend the middle school academic center & aftercare in room 331. Students will have the opportunity to work on their homework/studies with assistance from teachers, play games with peers, as well as enjoy open free time.  

  1. Middle School Academic Center & Aftercare will be located in Room 331. 

  1. Times for Academic Center & Aftercare: 

  1. 3:16-6:00PM on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 

  1. 2:15-6:00PM on Tuesday 

  1. It is your child’s responsibility to check in to the Academic Center/Aftercare room within 10 minutes after dismissal. 

  1. Students must remain in the Academic Center & Aftercare room until they are picked up or a parent communicates with the teacher on duty that their child may head to practice or walk home. 

  1. Teacher(s) will be present to help with homework, review material, and supervise. 

  1. Snacks will NOT be provided. Your child may bring a snack with them. 

  1. Parents MUST grant permission each day their child will be leaving on their own to walk home or to a sport game/practice and specify the time they should leave.  

  1. Cost for Middle School Academic Center & Aftercare is: 

  1. $10 per day for students to attend until 4:30PM  

  1. $15 per day for students to attend until 6:00PM 

  1. Please note, if a student stays past 4:30PM, families will ONLY BE BILLED the rate of $15 per student and NOT both. 

  1. The tuition office (Mr. Ben Mazzone) will charge your account for dates attended. 

  1. Enter through 3911 N. Bell for pick up and check in with the desk and sign out. Your child will be called to come down. 

  1. Information regarding late student pickup: 

  1. Students not picked up by 6:05PM will incur a $1/minute fine.  

  1. Students not picked up by 6:30PM will not be allowed to attend for a period of 2 weeks. 

  1. Students waiting for a band lesson after school may wait in Academic Center & Aftercare until 3:50PM without being charged.   

Please contact the school office at 773-539-0066 if an unforeseen circumstance comes about and you need your child to attend Academic Center & Aftercare.  

Please contact Ms. Mary Deletioglu with any questions/concerns. mdeletioglu@stbenedict.com