Hoover City Schools

Hoover City Schools


We are pleased to announce the YMCA of Greater Birmingham will be offering its Afterschool Academy on-site at Hoover City Elementary Schools. Details and contact information for the program are listed below.
YMCA Afterschool Academy is designed to help kids in every community succeed developmentally and academically. At the Y, kids are cultivating the values, skills, and relationships that lead to better achievement in the classroom, positive behaviors, and social skills.

To learn more about the YMCA's Afterschool Academy click here


Locations--offered on-site at your child's school:
Brock's Gap Intermediate
Bluff Park Elementary
Deer Valley Elementary
Green Valley Elementary
Greystone Elementary-openings available
Gwin Elementary
Riverchase Elementary
Rocky Ridge Elementary
Shades Mountain Elementary-openings available
South Shades Crest Elementary-openings available
Trace Crossings Elementary
Hours of Operation
From final bell until 6 p.m.
Snack provided each day
Dates of Operation
August 8, 2018 - May 24, 2019
*Program will not operate on emergency early release days or school holidays.
Students in grades K-5
$259 per month per child 
Families with more than one child enrolled in the program will receive a reduced rate of $25 per month for each additional child enrolled ($234/month).
*Please note that our monthly rate is based on our yearly rate divided over 10 equal monthly payments.
Months with holidays will not be prorated. Afterschool payments are paid by monthly bank draft. Payments are due on the 1st of the month.
Financial Assistance
The YMCA believes in serving the needs of everyone in our community regardless of their ability to pay full fees.  Financial assistance, based on need, is available for Afterschool Academy.   Awards are given on a first come basis.   For more information click here.  
Applications can be dropped off at the Hoover YMCA Attn: Rhonda Elmore or mailed to Rhonda Elmore 2101 4th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203 
Registration is open at the schools listed below.  Click on your child's school to register.
We are currently full at all schools listed below.  To register for the waiting list, please click on the school your child will be attending during the 2018-19 school year.


Ben Moffatt-Regional Childcare Director
Email: bmoffatt@ymcabham.org
Schools: Brock's Gap, Deer Valley, Gwin, Shades Mountain, South Shades Crest
Wendy Ayers-Regional Childcare Director
Email: wayers@ymcabham.org
Schools: Bluff Park, Green Valley, Greystone, Riverchase, Rocky Ridge, Trace Crossings
General Information:  ymcaafterschool@ymcabham.org
Billing & Online Account Questions: businessoffice@ymcabham.org

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