Before & After School Experience (B.A.S.E.)

Before & After School Experience (B.A.S.E.)

The Waukegan Park District is now accepting applications for the Before & After School Experience (B.A.S.E.) which will be offered on weekdays from Monday, August 16, 2021 until Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at the Jane Addams Center, located at 95 Jack Benny Drive in Bowen Park. Open to students from kindergarten to fifth grade, the unique day care program will engage students in safe and enriching activities, including arts, crafts, sports, and more. For more information, contact Maria Contreras at mcontreras@waukeganparks.org or (847) 360-4708.

Program Times Fee
Before School Program (Early Start) 7am to 8:30am $165 per month
Before School Program (Late Start) 7am to 9am $175 per month
After School Program (Early Release) 3:30pm to 6pm $185 per month
After School Program (Late Release) 4pm to 6pm $175 per month
We Have Off (W.H.O.) Days 7am to 6pm $33/$39 per day
Holiday Adventures 7am to 6pm $33/$39 per day
Spring Break Adventures 7am to 6pm $33/$39 per day

Program requires a completed Waukegan Park District B.A.S.E. application packet and Waukegan Public Schools Alternate Transportation Application submitted to Maria Contreras at mcontreras@waukeganparks.org and requires at least a 48-hour review period in order to arrange busing for your child. There is a $20 nonrefundable application fee for each participant, once the participant has been approved. There can be up to a two-week waiting period from the receipt of the application packet to the start date of any participant.

Required Documents
B.A.S.E. Application
Transportation Application for Waukegan Public Schools