After School Information

After School runs from 1.30pm to 6.15pm Monday to Friday. Pick-ups start each day start from 1.10pm to and end at 2.40pm. The day finishes at 6.15pm, however, we are happy to discuss later finishing times and if you need your child dropped back home we also offer that service.

A €200 deposit and the first monthly payment is required to hold your child’s place. Payments are taken on the 1st of every month for the month ahead.

A Typical Day at the After School:

  • Pick-up or drop to us
  • Arrive
  • Homework
  • Healthy Snack
  • Play
  • Organised Coaching (Movement Dynamics, Ball Skills, Circuits, Free-play, football, and so much more!!)
  • Snack
  • Clean-Up
  • Home (Drop-off at home or pick up at Centre)

We are open for 49 weeks of the year. We close on Bank Holidays and the first two weeks in August and for a week at Christmas. The monthly full-time rate of €580 over 12 Months and includes full day care during school holidays.

We offer school pick-ups from Carpenterstown, Laurel Lodge, Porterstown and surrounding areas. Drop into the centre for an application form or call 01 829 3883 for further information.

Currently collecting from 4 Schools St. Patricks, Scoil Choilm, Scoil Thomais and St Francis Xaviers.

2018/2019 RATES

1.Full-time After School with pickup & including all holidays over 12 months.

  • *€580 per month (5 days)
  • *€515 per month (4 days)
  • *Due to limited spaces on the bus we NO LONGER OFFER 3 days per week.


2. Full-time After School only with pickup & NOT including summer holidays (July & August) and paid over 10 months (Start of school year to June )

  • €600 per month (5 days)
  • €550 per month (4 days)
  • *Due to limited spaces on the bus, we NO LONGER OFFER 3 days per week

3. Drop in after school service for non-members

  • €35 for after School per day
  • €45 for a full day during holidays

4. Drop Home Service

  • 5 & 4 days per week = €100 per month
  • 3 days per week = €72 per month
  • Daily rate = €7 per day