Extension Program

The St. Mary School Extension Program offers professional care, recreation, homework support, and enriching activities for working families seeking a seamless blend of Catholic education and supplementary daycare. Available exclusively to enrolled students for an additional fee, the program operates in alignment with all school policies and guidelines. Experience the convenience of extended care within our Christian environment, ensuring your child’s continued growth and development beyond the regular school hours.

Hours and Days

The Extension Program is available before school from 7:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. and after school from 3:05 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The Extension Program operates only on regular school days and teacher in-service days, and is not available on holidays, vacations, or in the summer months (except during summer school).

Minimum Days

The Extension Program is available on minimum days from 12:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. for children enrolled in the program. Minimum days are included in monthly rates. All children must bring lunches on minimum days as no lunch program is available.

4TK and Kinder

The Extension Program is complimentary from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on full days of school for students enrolled in Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten.

Extension Tuition and Payment Options for 2024-2025

Level of Extension per Child/per Week

Annual Rate per Child  

Full-time (8 hours+ per week)



Less 2%



Half-time (5-8 hours per week)




Less 2%



Less than 5 hours per week



Less 2%

 $ 980



Extension Registration Fee $75 per student (Non-Refundable)

Extension Drop-in Rate $20 per student per hour

Extension Level Change Fee $25 per change (Non-Refundable)

Pick-up After 6:00pm $2 per minute

Extension tuition may be paid over 10, 11, or 12 months with all payments beginning in July, but must be over the same duration that is chosen for tuition payments. Extension tuition is automatically deducted through FACTS Tuition Management from a bank account of your choice on either the 5th or 20th of each month.

A family may choose to pay in full at the time of registration for a 2% discount; families receiving tuition assistance are not eligible for this discount.

How to Enroll in Extension
The option to enroll in the Extension Program takes place during the registration process.  All Extension payments are processed through FACTS, and are typically deducted at the same time as tuition payments.