South Mountain YMCA

Before School Care Program

(SACC) School-Age Child Care serves children in elementary schools for the South Orange/Maplewood School District and follows the School District’s calendar. Our YMCA offers, Vacation Camp, a Child Care Program, for most days the school district is closed. 

Children grades K-5 and is held on site, in school cafeterias at the following elementary schools:

Opening at 7:15am Clinton, Jefferson, South Mountain/South Mountain Annex*

Opening at 7:30am Marshall, Seth Boyden, Tuscan, Montrose** w Sean com.JPG

*South Mountain Annex students go to the South Mountain Elementary School.  A parent must reserve a space with the school district for bus transportation to the Annex site each morning. **Montrose has own fee structure. Call our Welcome Center for details at 973.762.4145.

Delayed school openings cancels the Before School Care Program. When schools are closed for inclement weather, our programs are canceled.

Fee: $190/month for 2016-17 school year. Program is 5 days/week.No partial week options.

Click here for Montrose School

Priority Re-Enrollment: March 22 - April 19, 2016 (or until program is full) Current registered SACC families and ECLC chlidren entering kindergarten have priority re-enrollment until April 19th or until registration at your preferred site is full.

Registration opens to the public: April 20, 2016 (until program is full)

Return completed registrations to the South Mountain YMCA Welcome Center, 13 Jefferson Avenue, Maplewood with the following:

1) SACC Registration Form
2) Medical Release Form
3) Parent Agreement Form
4) $50 Registration Fee
5) Current Annual Membership Fee ($80 Individual or $150 Family) 
6) A current photo of your child with name and school site written on back.
7) Security Deposit=one month's tuition (to be used for June or the last month's tuition with 30 days written notice of withdrawal)
8) First Month's Tuition (*1st month will be charged on 9/1/16 when signed up for Auto Credit card payments)
9) *Credit Card Auto Pay AgreementOPTIONAL but recommended

SACC Program Info and Handbook

Questions about School Age Child Care Programs (SACC) contact: 

Briana Curtis, SACC Registrar   973.762.4145  x112

Adrienne Mtume, Director of SACC   973.762.0183  x11 

Tommy Donaldson, Asst. Director of SACC  973.762.0183  x12

Nicole Williams, SACC Administration 973.762.0183

Additional forms that may be needed: Permission to Administer Medication  Late Arrival Notification  Credit Card Auto Pay Form  Letter to the teacher

13 Jefferson Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040

Welcome Center

P  973.762.4145
F  973.762.2064

Mon: 8:30am-7:00pm
Tues-Fri: 8:30am-5:00pm

Early Childhood

Learning Center


10 W. Parker Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Mon-Fri: 7:00am-7:00pm


Membership Application

SEPT. 6- OCT. 30

View Fall Program Grid

Fall Program Guide

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Upcoming Events

Vacation Camp

October 3, 4 & 12

November 8, 10, 11


School of Rock Auditions

Wed. Oct. 5th 6:30pm-8:30pm

Sat. Oct. 8th 11am-1pm


Red Cross Babysitting Course

Saturday, October 8th


Travel Basketball Tryouts

Details coming soon


Teen Night

Every Friday





School Age Child Care Information


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