FAIRFIELD CITY SCHOOLS LATCHKEY INFORMATION
Before and After School Care
*The Latchkey registration form is in the file list at the bottom of this page.
The Fairfield City School District Latchkey Program for after school care of Intermediate School students in grades 5-6.
For information, call 829-9826
Latchkey Coordinator can be reached at 868-1654
Sessions for all Latchkey sites begin immediately following school dismissal and continue until 6:00pm.
The Latchkey Program follows the Fairfield City School District school year calendar and operates on days that school is in session; With exception of Summer Latchkey which is all summer, 6:30 am to 6 pm.
In the event of bad weather/ school delays or early release times the program operates on the original schedule to meet needs of adjusted school hours (children are released to Latchkey when early dismissal occurs, until 6 pm).
The Latchkey Program does not operate on holidays, snow days, or any other day that school is not in session.
The mission of the Latchkey program is to provide experiences that will foster social, emotional, and intellectual growth of each child.
Children of Fairfield residents, enrolled in the District in grades K-6 for the current school year are eligible to participate for enrollment.
Registrations will be accepted for those children eligible in the order received until the maximum number of spaces allowable by ODE guidelines are filled. Children will attend Latchkey within the school they attend. You may download our registration packet from the files list below.
Activities within the Program:
Activities offered during the Latchkey Program include, but are not limited to, crafts, physical activity including both inside and outside play, homework assistance, music, dramatic play, cooking and more.
Activities are designed with the Latchkey mission in mind to provide experiences that foster social, emotional, and intellectual growth. All children are encouraged to participate in activities to the level which they feel comfortable.
All Latchkey Sites are licensed child care sites meeting requirements of the Ohio Department of Education Child Care Licensing Division. All Latchkey staff are trained child care professionals with current trainings in First Aid, CPR, Communicable Disease and Child Abuse Recognition.