EXCEL/FASC - Before and After School/Vacation/Summer Programs

EXcellence in Care, Enrichment & Learning

Maynard EXCEL is a public school operated (tuition-based) child care program. The program provides a safe caring environment for children in a "home away from home" setting. Parents are invited to visit the program at any time. For further information, call Lois V. Cohen, Director, or Michelle King, Administrative Assistant, at (978) 897-8021. The office is located at Green Meadow School, 5 Tiger Drive, Maynard.

Before School Program- Grades K-7 are housed at the Green Meadow School (7:00-8:30 a.m.).

After School Programs:

  • Grades K-2 are housed at Green Meadow School
    (dismissal-6:00 p.m.)
  • Grades 3 is housed at Green Meadow School cafeteria until 4:00 p.m. and walk to the Fowler School, Room C209, until 6:00 p.m.
  • Grades 4-7 are housed at Fowler School (Fowler After School Club-FASC)
    (dismissal-6:00 p.m.).

A wide variety of age appropriate activities are offered in the curriculum areas of arts and crafts, games, sports, cooking, language arts, music, science, computers and drama. The program offers special guest presentations, field trips to museums and parks, swimming, miniature golf, bowling, snow tubing and community outreach activities. Field trips are optional at an additional cost. Supervised homework time is provided for grades 3-7.

Closings/Vacation Weeks/Summers
EXCEL is closed on snow emergency days, school holidays and professional days. The regular schedule is maintained on delayed openings. Programs are closed during the December vacation week, however, special February and April vacation week programs are available at an additional cost. Summer enrichment programs are offered.

Early Release Days
Programs are open for those students enrolled that day from early release dismissal time until 6:00 p.m.

Enrollment is limited. Please download the Registration Form or request one by calling the EXCEL office at (978) 897-8021. A first time registration fee of $50, made payable to "Town of Maynard" should accompany the registration form.