Before and After School Care

A child and staff member talk during an after-school program.

The City of Lakewood offers quality, affordable before and after school child care for elementary students. Care is provided at Belmar, Foothills, South Lakewood and Rooney Ranch elementary schools. This year, school care started on Sept. 8.

If you have questions, call the Wilbur Rogers Center at 303-987-2490.

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Before and After School

Step 1.Registration has ended for the 2020-2021 school year.

Before and after school care is typically available to children ages 5-12. Care starts at 7 a.m. until school starts and from school dismissal until 6 p.m. Registration for Belmar, Foothills and South Lakewood opened August 20 at 10 a.m. Rooney Ranch operated on a lottery system due to high demand and limited capacity.


$50 once per year registration fee
$35 for no school days
$12 for AM care
$15 for PM care (includes early release days)


  1. Belmar Elementary View map 
    Site Coordinator: Andi Brownlow  720-883-6398
  2. Foothills Elementary View map
    Site Coordinator: Michelle Anderson 720-891-9718
  3. Rooney Ranch Elementary View map 
    Site Coordinator: Bailey Morton 720-360-8130
  4. South Lakewood Elementary View map
    Site Coordinator: Nikki Andresen 720-404-7506

How to Enroll

Step 2.Registration is now over.

The lottery is now complete. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, call the Wilbur Rogers Center at 303-987-2490.


Step 4.#1: Pay the registration fee for your location. (KEEP YOUR RECEIPT NUMBER)

Step 5.#2: Complete and submit an online application. You must include your receipt number and current immunization record.

New for 2020: The application materials have transitioned online to a fillable form.

Winter and Spring Break

The City of Lakewood offers fun, affordable and high quality child care during Jefferson County School District’s no school days, Winter and Spring Break.

Activities include field trips, arts and crafts and recreational sports.

Ages: 5-12

Time: 7 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Friday


Fees: $35/day (includes field trips, lunch not included) 

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