Frequently Asked Questions
How does my child get to the Sports CLUB after school program?
At dismissal your child will walk to a Sports CLUB designated area. It is the cafeteria at many sites. Your child will check in with a sports CLUB staff member when they get there.
Where and what time can I pick up my child?
You may pick up your child any time between 3:15 and 6:30 at the check-in/check-out desk.
Does my child have to come everyday?
No, Sports CLUB offers both weekly and daily rates at our sites.
Where are Sports CLUB sites located?
In Southwest Florida, Sports CLUB has locations at:
- Bonita Recreation Center
- Community School
- Estates Elementary
- Golden Gate Elementary
- Laurel Oak Elementary
- Naples Park Elementary
- Osceola Elementary
- Pelican Marsh Elementary
- Poinciana Elementary
- Royal Palm Elementary
- Sabal Palm Elementary
- Shadowlawn Elementary
- Veterans Memorial Elementary
- Vineyards Elementary
What days are the various Sports CLUB locations open?
Sports CLUB is open after school each day at most sites from 2:45-6:30. We are also open on early release days, teacher planning days, most school holidays as well as winter and spring break. In addition we have a summer program and we are open before school at some sites. Full day hours are 7:30 AM -6:30 PM. We are closed on the following holidays: New Years Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day.
How does payment work?
Depending on the city, state and site location, payment will range between $8-$15 a day or $40-$65 for the week. If you have any credits they will roll over to the following week until the end of the school year. Payment can be made by cash or check and credit cards at some sites. If made by check, please address the check to Sports CLUB and put your drivers' license on the check. Payment should be made on Monday of each week, with the exception of single day attendance on Thursday and Friday. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any further questions.
What is the daily routine?
Daily Routine is as follows. Time may vary according to the site.
- 2:45 - 3:30 -Check -in, Free Play, Snack
- 3:30 - 4:15 - First Rotation/Homework
- 4:15 -5:00 - Second Rotation
- 5:00 - 6:15 - Tutoring, homework, activities, Optional Third Rotation.
What are some of the specific activities?
Our daily activities program includes but is not limited to: tutoring, homework assistance, arts, crafts, dance, cheerleading, tumbling, football, soccer, floor hockey, kickball, wiffleball, scooter games, tag games and free play activities. We also have a various special event through the year. Children are encouraged to make positive choices for themselves by selecting an assortment of activities each day that provides both physical and mental benefits.
What if we need after-care but our child does not enjoy sports?
Sports CLUB also offers a variety of activities including arts and crafts, puzzles, books, board games, educational activities, theatre, science projects, etc.
What if I cannot afford after school care but want my child to attend Sports CLUB?
Sports CLUB is a participant in the Florida 4 C's program and also has its own scholarship program.. Please contact the local site director for more information.
What is the organizations staffing policy?
All Sports CLUB Staff members have background checks and are certified child care providers. Sport CLUB also does ongoing in-service training with our staff. Although the State of Florida requires a staff the child ratio of 25:1, Sports CLUB strives to maintain well above the minimum by maintaining a 15:1 ratio. All Sports CLUB employees are state and federal background checked before they are hired.