Kishwaukee Family YMCA

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Before & After School Program

The Y’s Before and  After School Programs engages kids in physically active, learning and imaginative activities that encouraged exploration of who they are and what they can achieve. In addition to supplementing what they have learned in school, they participate in interactive learning that help build healthy habits, active lifestyles and continued learning. Students get assistance with their homework from trained Y staff, form long-lasting friendships that enhance their development and growth and learn skills that can build self confidence.

2017-2018 Before & After School Program Activities include:

STEM, Sports, Arts and Crafts, Homework Assistance,  C.A.T.C.H Activities, Asset Building and Healthy Snacks

DeKalb School District – District #428 Before & After School Programs

DeKalb Community School District #428 and the Kishwaukee Family YMCA will partner to offer the Y’s Afterschool Program for the 2017-2018 school year at all District #428 Elementary and Middle schools. See a complete listing of YMCA Afterschool Sites below.


Before and Afterschool will be held onsite at the following locations:

Brooks, Founders, Jefferson, Lincoln, Littlejohn, Tyler, Cortland and Malta

Afterschool Program will be held onsite at the following locations:

Clinton Rosette, Huntley and Hiawatha


For more information contact Lesley Feyerherm (815) 756-9577 ext 13 or

Now enrolling for the 2017-2018 school year!




District #428 Before and After Elementary Registration Forms

Clinton Rosette & Huntley After School Registration Forms

Hiawatha Registration Forms


2017-2018 Before/ Afterschool Program Sites:

Brooks Elementary School

Founders Elementary School

Jefferson Elementary School

Lincoln Elementary School

Little John Elementary School

Tyler Elementary School

Malta Elementary School

Cortland Elementary School

2017-2018 Afterschool Program Sites:

Huntley Middle School

Clinton-Rosette Middle School

Hiawatha School District – Kirkland


Sycamore – OSCAR Program

The Sycamore School District and the Kishwaukee Family YMCA are partners for the after school OSCAR program! OSCAR is a great place for your child to receive homework help, positive social opportunities, and recreation time with a focus on wellness. The YMCA offers programs each week during the after school portion of OSCAR, including sports, swimming and martial arts. These classes are INCLUDED in your OSCAR rate!

Sycamore Students: For more information call OSCAR  at 815-899-8123.