SCOPE Education Services is the largest child care provider in the state of New York, serving more than 6,000 students. All SCOPE child care programs are licensed by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services and are operated in public schools on Long Island.

Program Overview

SCOPE Child Care programs provide a safe, fun, caring environment for the children of working parents. A variety of age-appropriate supervised games, sports, arts and crafts, and enrichment opportunities are offered, as well as healthy snacks, scheduled homework time and daily opportunities to socialize with peers.

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Admission:

To obtain a registration packet, please call (631) 360-0800, ext. 100, 123, or 131. When leaving a message please indicate your name, mailing address, phone number and the location of the program for which you wish to register.

Staffing:

All staff undergo an extensive background check and meet or exceed all requirements set by the state of New York. The programs maintain a staffing ratio of one adult to ten children at all times. SCOPE program supervisors and field trainers oversee the programs. In addition, OCFS inspectors visit the programs regularly.

Tuition:

Parents pay all fees directly to SCOPE. The basic fee for 2018-2019 full-time P.M. students is $318.00 per month. Students may attend on a part-time basis for a minimum of ten days per month at a rate of $180.00 per month plus $18.00 for each additional day. The basic fee for full-time AM students is $251.00 per month. Students may attend on a part-time basis for a minimum of ten days per month at a rate of $147.00 per month plus $14.70 for each additional day. Tuition for full time A.M. and P.M. attendance is $552.00 per month. Fees are subject to change. Please contact SCOPE in order to obtain information regarding available programs and specific fees for your school district.

Students with Special Health Needs:

If your child has a physical, developmental, behavioral or emotional condition expected to last 12 or more months who requires health and related services of a type or amount beyond that generally required by children, please click here

SCOPE Before & After School Child Care Forms & Information:

  • Click Here to download and print the list of SCOPE Before & After School Programs
  • Click Here to download and print Parent Information Guide
  • Click Here to take our Parent Survey
  • Click Here to download the Parent Checklist
  • Click Here to download the April 2019 – June 2019 Calendars
  • Click Here to download the Code of Conduct
  • Click Here to download and print the Homework & School Support Agreement
  • Click Here to download the NYS Department of Health brochure, “Together We Can Raise Healthy Children”
  • Click Here to download the NYS Department of Health brochure, “Together We Can Raise Healthy Children” (Spanish version)
  • Click Here to download the Child Care Scholarship Application

For further information, please call (631) 360-0800, ext. 100, 123, or 131: When leaving a message please indicate your name, mailing address, phone number and the location of the program for which you wish to register.