After School Childcare

Ensure a Brighter Future

YMCA After School Academies offer a safe, productive environment for your child to enjoy structued play, in-town field trips, afternoon snack, arts and crafts, character development, and homework & tutoring with our experienced, certified staff. Through generous funding from the 21st Century Learning grant we are able to provide a safe, caring after school environment for over 700 youth in the Dodge City community.

Students from ALL schools may attend the after school program. 

 After School Care is available from the following sites:

  • Soule Elementary
  • Northwest Elementary
  • Miller Elementary
  • Beeson Elementary
  • Ross Elementary
  • Linn Elementary
  • Dodge City Family YMCA

** Children who attend schools not listed above must attend the Dodge City Family YMCA site. This includes Central, Sunnyside, Wilroads, and Sacred Heart. We will provide transportation to the students attending the YMCA site.




Monday - Friday (when school is in session)
School Sites - 2hrs After School is Dismissed 
YMCA Site 3:00-6:00pm 
School Sites: $8/student 
YMCA Site: $16/student
Equipment Fee: 
$15 one time, due at enrollment
Scholarships are available! 
To enroll or apply for a scholarship, pick up a packet from the Welcome Center at the Y. 
*Sign up at the YMCA by Sunday or with your Site Coordinator by Friday each week to get enrolled!
You may enroll for the entire semester as well.
Questions? Contact us at 620-225-8157 or