There are several local options for after-school care. Not all provide bus service directly from Peirce. Contact each program directly for general program information as well as questions regarding possible drop-in days and/or coverage for before-school, vacation breaks, and snow-days.
- New for 2019-2020: Arlington After-School Program (offered at Peirce Elementary)
- Mrs. T’s Playcare program at Peirce (Available through the 2018-2019 school year) Operated by Jane Torregrossa; held 7:15-8:15 AM and 2:00-6:00 PM, Monday through Friday in Room 126. For more information, contact 781-316-3742.
- Arlington Boys and Girls Club (transportation offered from Peirce if enough children enroll)
- Arlington Children’s Center
- Arlington Kid Care Program
- Fidelity House (transportation offered from Peirce)
- Ready, Set, Kids! (transportation offered from Peirce)
These programs are offered for part of the school year:
- Arlington Community Education‘s KidZone afterschool enrichment classes (grades 1-5) and GoLingo! language classes (grades K-5) are taught at elementary schools throughout town.
- Peirce School Chess Club (“Castle of Chess”) meets from November through March once a week after school. Enrollment is limited and registration information is announced in the Weekly Bulletin.