Before & After Care

As a service to our families, ACS-Cornerstone offers a before and after care program. This guided and supervised time is available for all families preschool through secondary. In both programs, students have the option of participating in various activities such as board games, story time, coloring, working on homework, etc. 

Before Care

Before School Care Hours:

  • 6:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. (preschool)
  • 6:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. (K-5th)
  • 6:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. (6th-12th)

Check In Procedure:

  • Parents must sign in their child each morning on the sign-in sheet. Morning care is held in the lunchroom and gym.

Morning Snacks:

  • Students may bring in a light snack.

Before Care Charges:

  • Charges are totaled each day and billed at the end of the month.

After Care

After School Care Hours:

  • 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (preschool)
  • 3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (K-5th)
  • 3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (6th-12th)

After Care Activities:

  • Students will have the opportunity to participate in playground activities, games, story time, and crafts.

Check Out Procedure:

  • Parents picking up must sign their children out. If an individual other than a parent is to pick up a child, an authorized pick-up form must be filled out. Individuals picking up for the first time will need to have proper identification.

Security/Intercom System:

  • After 4:00 pm, any parent picking up their child from extended care will have to buzz the intercom at the north parking lot door. An extended care staff employee will then proceed to open the door.

Afternoon Snacks:

  • A light, nutritious snack is given to all students at a designated time each afternoon. Parents must inform the school of any food allergies.

After Care Charges:

  • Charges are totaled each day and billed at the end of the month.

Late Pick-Up Fees:

  • There is a $5.00 charge for every fifteen minutes after 6:00 p.m.


Day care is offered on days when school is not in session or on half days. The required sign-up sheet must be filled out and returned in order for ACS-Cornerstone to provide adequate staff.

IMPORTANT: All Students dropped off prior to 8:00 a.m. and not picked up prior to 3:30 p.m. will AUTOMATICALLY be signed into the extended care program.