Extended Day Child Care Program

TCAPS extended day child care programs are licensed by the State of Michigan. Extended day programs are available at TCAPS elementary schools (pending enrollment) for students preschool-age through grade 5, with select schools offering extended hours for preschool-age students . The programs offer the opportunity for personal attention from an experienced staff and enrichment activities that develop social skills, teamwork and interpersonal relationships.

Daily activities include: group games and sports, arts and crafts, individual projects, social time, homework and study time, outside activities, and gym and library time when available.

2019-2020 Registration Information

TCAPS will host an early registration period for the extended day program beginning mid-July. More information will be forthcoming. 

Program Locations



Program Hours

Before school hours begin at 7:00 a.m. and continue until the start of the school day. The after school hours begin when the school day ends and continues until 6:00 p.m. each day. The program starts with the first scheduled day of school and ends with the last scheduled day of school.

Child care MAY be available on weekdays where a half-day of school is scheduled. Please contact your school directly to determine if half-day services are available. If available, the cost is $30 (includes an afternoon snack). Lunch is available for an additional cost.

Program Fees

Program Fees by Location

Online Registration & E-Funds Information

The online extended day registration process is completed through the External LinkPowerSchool (Parent) Public Portal. Before starting the registration process, you will need to have your child's unique PIN number which can be obtained from your child's school office. 

PowerSchool Public Portal Information

E-Funds Information

For additional registration information contact the Early Childhood office at 231.933.1759 or gignillike@tcaps.net