The Santa Barbara Unified School District offers year-round school- age programs at all elementary schools for children in transitional kindergarten and kindergarten. The major focus of the program is to provide a safe, enriching, and educationally-sound environment that supplements and supports the regular school program.
A staff member picks up the transitional kindergarten or kindergarten students from their classrooms during the school year. During the summer and vacations, centers open at 7:30 a.m. and operate a full-day program.
School Year Program
- Homework assistance
- Enrichment activities
- Outdoor, organized and free choice activities
- Indoor small and large group activities
- Nutritious snacks
Summer Full-Day Program
- Academic program
- Field trips
- Music, drama, art
- Physical education specialists are utilized
- Breakfast, lunch, and snack during full days
The programs are either subsidized or full fee. Subsidized programs are funded by the California Department of Education/Early Education and Support Division.
- Cost for subsidized program-varies; must meet income eligible guidelines.
- There is an increased cost for full days during the summer.
For more information
To enroll or learn more about the program, contact the districts’ Office of After School/Expanded Learning: (805) 965-4633.
AFTER SCHOOL/EXPANDED LEARNING PROGRAM FEE SCHEDULE FOR 2020-2021
(School year, not including summer)
The following flat fee schedule is for the school year only and does not include summer break. There are no additional fees for attendance at after school on the extended days while at the same time there is no reduction in fees for non-attendance on extended days.
Transitional and Kindergartners: $180/August, $475/September – May, and $75/June
School dismissal – 5:30 p.m. at all sites (See below for sites).
Holiday/Break Hours: 7:30AM–5:30PM (Sites are combined, locations TBD)
PART-TIME SCHEDULE (Part time attendance 3 days a week only)
Kindergartners: $144/August, $380/September – May, and $60/June
Transitional Kindergarten/Kindergarten Adams, Cleveland, Franklin,Harding, McKinley and Monroe, Peabody, Roosevelt and Washington
Note: Any changes to your contract must be completed by the 25th of the prior month. Children may not attend additional days beyond the contract without prior notification to the After School Business Office.
**ALL PAYMENTS ARE DUE BY THE 5th OF THE MONTH. IF PAYMENT IS NOT MADE BY
THE 7th OF THE MONTH, THE PAYMENT IS CONSIDERED DELINQUENT AND SERVICES MAY BE TERMINATED **