Information & Frequently Asked Questions
Afterschool Program FAQs
1.How much does the program cost?
The cost is $102 per month
2. Is there financial assistance in paying for the program?
Yes, we accept state child care assistance through DWS, child care assistance through SUU if you
are a student, and low-income rates for Enoch, Parowan, and Three Peaks Elementary schools, as well as
East K-3rd grade students only. If state or SUU assistance does not cover the full amount of tuition, parents
are responsible to pay the remaining balance for each month. Daily rates do not apply in financial
3. If I am a student at SUU, how do I apply for financial assistance?
Students at SUU may apply for childcare assistance through the non-traditional student center. Click here for
4. Can my child attend part-time or Wednesdays only?
Yes, there is a daily rate of $6 per day except Wednesdays which are $12 each.
5. How do I pay the daily rate?
You may pay through Venmo (@Afterschoolallstar) if you have it, cash, or check each day when
you drop off your child. Please be sure to include date you are paying for in the note on
6. Where is the program located?
Each afterschool program is located in the school that is is offered at. We currently have programs at East,
Enoch, North, Parowan, and Three Peaks elementary schools. We are working to begin programs at
Fiddlers and South elementary schools. Please let us know if you are interested in an afterschool program at
any of the schools in Iron County School District. We will do our best to meet the interests and needs of the community.
7. Do you transport children to other schools?
No, we do not transport students from one school o another. Parents are welcome to transport their child to
another school if there is not a program offered at the school their child attends.
Summer Program Information
What you need each day:
SUNSCREEN: We do not apply lotion sunscreen so please make sure it is the spray type.
BACKPACK: Send a backpack to help your child keep track of their things and easily carry it with them on field trips.
Your child may want:
SNACKS: You are welcome to send a home lunch and/or snacks with your child
MONEY: On some of our field trips there will be places to buy things such as concessions at the aquatic centers and Fiddlers Fun Center. You absolutely are not required to send money, but you may if you would like to. Please remind your child to keep their money in a safe place. We will only hold money for a child if it is in a ziplock bag labeled with the child’s first and last name and the amount. We will not hold money that is not labeled.
DO NOT BRING:
Weapons of any kind! Children who bring weapons will be sent home immediately and given one chance to return. Second offenses result in expulsion from the rest of the program.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Can I pick up my child early?
Yes, you may pick up your child early. There is no discount for early pickups. Please refer to the summer
calendar and weekly emails to make sure we will not be out of town on a field trip in the afternoon if you
will need to pick up early.
2. What if I only need my child to come certain days of the week, for example Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays?
For those who only need to send their child certain days, we offer a daily rate of $25 per day. The daily
rate can be paid through Venmo (@Afterschoolallstar) if you have it, or by cash, check, or card when you
drop off your child.
3. Is there financial assistance in paying for the program?
Yes, we accept state child care assistance through DWS, child care assistance through SUU if you are
a student, and low-income discounts for K-3rd grade students only.
4. Do I have to send my child every week the program is offered?
No, you may choose the weeks that fit your needs.
5. How do you transport children for field trips?
We have a contract with the Iron County School District bus garage so all of the same safety measures are utilized as when students are transported by school.
6. Should I send a backpack each day?
Yes, this is the best way to help make sure your child keeps track of their things and is able to easily have their stuff with them.
7. How do I pay the daily rate?
You may pay through Venmo (@Afterschoolallstar) if you have it, or by cash, check, or card each day when
you drop off your child.