We miss our ExtendED students!

ExtendED Program

  • JULY 1, 2020
     
    AS YOU KNOW, MANY ORGANIZATIONS HAVE DEALT WITH DISRUPTIONS AND LOSS OF REVENUE DUE TO THE PANDEMIC AND HAVE HAD TO MAKE TOUGH DECISIONS.  IT IS WITH GREAT DIFFICULTY TO ANNOUNCE THAT THE BOARD OF EDUCATION  HAS ELIMINATED LAURA ALBAUGH'S POSITION AS OFFICE ASSISTANT IN THE EXTENDED AND SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS.  PLEASE KNOW THAT THIS IS IN NO WAY A REFLECTION ON LAURA.  SHE WILL TRULY BE MISSED.
     
     
     
    MAY 27, 2020 NOTIFICATION:
     
    WE ARE ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR.  PLEASE TAB THROUGH, COMPLETING ALL SPACES, DOWNLOAD AND EITHER EMAIL OR SEND VIA US MAIL.  PLEASE NOTE:  DO NOT INCLUDE YOUR REGISTRATION FEE.  WE ARE NOT PROCESSING PAYMENTS AT THIS TIME.  ONCE WE KNOW WHEN OUR PROGRAM WILL RESUME, WE WILL EMAIL YOUR INVOICE AND INCLUDE THE REGISTRATION FEE.
     
     
     
    MAY 7, 2020 NOTIFICATION:
     
    REFUND CHECKS ARE SCHEDULED TO BE MAILED BY THE END OF THIS WEEK FOR THOSE WHO PAID MARCH AND APRIL TUITION.
    WE APPRECIATE YOUR PATIENCE.  STAY WELL.
     
     
     
    APRIL 21, 2020 NOTIFICATION:
     
    WITH SCHOOLS BEING CLOSED FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE YEAR, THE EXTENDED PROGRAM IS IN THE PROCESS OF ISSUING REFUNDS.  50% OF MARCH'S TUITION WILL BE REFUNDED (FOR THOSE WHO HAVE PAID), AS WELL AS 100% OF APRIL'S TUITION (FOR THOSE WHO HAVE PAID).  SHOULD YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE EMAIL ELAINE GALBINCEA: EGALBINCEA@BEREASCHOOLS.ORG.
     
     
     
    MARCH 16, 2020 NOTIFICATION:
     
    WITH THE CLOSING OF THE SCHOOLS FOR THE NEXT FEW WEEKS, WE REALIZE THIS MAY CREATE A HARDSHIP FOR FAMILIES THAT RELY ON BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE AND MAY HAVE TO LOOK (AND PAY) ELSEWHERE.
     
    AT THIS TIME, THERE WILL BE A 2-WEEK CREDIT ON YOUR ACCOUNT, BASED ON YOUR SCHEDULED HOURS.  
     
    ALL PAYMENTS ARE BEING SUSPENDED FOR THE TIME BEING.  PLEASE DO NOT SEND IN PAYMENT, OR PAY ON-LINE.  ONCE SCHOOLS REOPEN, YOUR REVISED LEDGERS WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU.  
     
    WE APPRECIATE YOUR PATIENCE WITH US AS WE NAVIGATE THIS SITUATION TOGETHER.  
     
     
    The ExtendED Program is a tuition-based program sponsored by the Berea City Schools Board of Education and is available to students, kindergarten through 8th grade (maximum age is 14), who are currently enrolled in the District.
     
    The programs have been designed to provide quality enrichment in areas such as language, arts and crafts, in-door and out-door play, music, homework assistance and much more! We will remain dedicated to you and to your children and continue to provide a safe, fun and often times educational experience before and after school.
     
    The ExtendED Programs are licensed and inspected by the Ohio Department of Education and follow School Age Child Care licensing rules.
     
    All ExtendED Program sites open at 6:30 am and close at 6:30 pm.  ExtendED Programs are currently available at the following locations : 
     
    Big Creek Elementary School 
    7247 Big Creek Parkway
    Middleburg Heights, Ohio 44130
    216-267-­2326
    Brook Park Elementary School 
    17001 Holland Road
    Brook Park, Ohio 44142
    216-267-­3373
    Grindstone Elementary School 
    191 Race Street
    Berea, Ohio 44017
    216-267­-2333
    Berea-Midpark Middle School
    7000 Paula Drive
    Middleburg Heights, Ohio 44130
    216-267­-2333
     
     
     
    ExtendED Program - Registrations, schedules and payments
    390 Fair Street
    Berea, Ohio 44017
    216-433­-0808
    Fax: 216-898­-8551
    Monday through Friday: 7:30am to 4:00pm
     
    Laura Albaugh, Office Assistant (payments, registrations, schedule changes)
    lalbaugh@bereaschools.org
    216-433-0808 
      
    Elaine Galbincea, Program Coordinator
    egalbincea@bereaschools.org
    216-267­-2162
     
    Complete the registration form (tab through - no handwritten forms will be accepted), include your registration fee and send to the address listed above.  Space is limited at each site.  Deadline for registration is August 7, 2020 (if space is available).