Western Academy Charter School

Student Age Child Care (SACC) » Overview


School Age Child Care  (SACC)



Mission Statement


The mission of the Western Academy Charter School is to provide a quality program that supports children’s physical, emotional, social and cognitive development in a safe, secure environment before and after school hours.


Start Date:                 FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL


Days Available:         Monday-Friday, school days only


Professional Development Days:  On Professional Development days, students will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m.  After school care will start at 11:30 a.m. on those days.  


Hours of Operation & Cost


Before School Care


Western Academy Charter School will now offer before school care from 6:45 – 7:45.  To ensure our students safety, all children arriving on campus prior to 7:30 a.m. must enroll in the program.  The cost per hour will be $3.00.  Breakfast will be available from the Palm Beach County School District.


After School Care


Western Academy Charter School will offer an after care program from 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm, at a cost of $2.50 per hour for the first child, and $2.00 per hour for each additional child.  In addition, 75 cents per child, per day will be charged for snack and a $5.00 activity fee is included each month.


There is an additional $7.50 for each early release day for the first child and $6.00 for each early release day for each additional child.


We offer two options and they MUST be designated by the 1st of every month:

                       1.       Part Time till 4:00 pm

                       2.       Full Time till 6:00 pm




Each child attending the after school program must have an accurate and up-to-date registration form on file with the school.  It is also important that all contact phone numbers and emergency information are kept up to date and accurate.


A $25 registration fee per family will be required when you turn in your School-Age Child Care (SACC) form.