School Age Child Care Program

The Ballston Area Community Center’s School Age Child Care Program is licensed by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services. The Before and After-School Programs are designed for children who live in the Ballston Spa School District. The School Age Child Care Program strives to meet the needs of children at various stages of development by creating an environment that is relaxed and home like; fostering independence, cooperation and self control.

  • Program Contacts

    For information on openings please contact:

    • Child Care Director | Chris Grubb | 885-3261 ext 11.
    • Site Supervisor | Christine Buskey
    • Site Supervisor at Gordon Creek | Wendy Manzer
  • Enrollment Policy:

    Enrollment is offered in the following order:
    1. To existing participants,
    2. The established waiting list
    3. To the general public.

    Enrollment capacities are dictated by the Office of Children and Family Services.

    Enrollment Requirements include:

    1. Complete BACC Application
    2. Current Physical and Immunization Forms
    3. Payment of Registration Fee
    4. Payment of First Month’s Tuition
  • Eligibility

    The Ballston Area Community Center Program does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, and national origin, or level of income. All reasonable accommodations will be made to include children with mental/physical challenges.
  • Curriculum

    The daily schedule is structured so that it allows a choice of wide range developmentally appropriate activities. There is a balance of active and passive structure, providing opportunities for children to pursue particular interests and develop individual abilities.
  • SACC Mission

    To create an environment of safety and support which promotes the social and emotional enrichment of children through providing quality child care and opportunities which strengthen the family unit, without regard to socio/economic background.