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    Whittier Kids

    2017-18 enrollment has begun: information is posted on our Community News page.

    Whittier Kids is a child care facility located in the Whittier Elementary building. Whittier Kids provides before and after school child care for elementary aged children and has a half time preschool as well. Find out more at http://www.phinneycenter.org/kids/

    Ballard Boys & Girls Club

    Ballard Boys & Girls Club offers before and after school care with daily transportation to and from Whittier. Find out more a http://www.positiveplace.org/locations/ballard/Pages/home.aspx

    Illumination Learning Studio

    Illumination Learning Studio offers before and after school care with daily transportation to and from Whittier. Find out more at http://www.illuminationlearningstudio.com/.

    Washington Karate Association

    Washington Karate Association provides transportation from Whittier for after school care. Find out more at http://washingtonkarate.com/asp.php.

    Kids U

    Kids U is a YMCA program held at the Phinney Center; it offers after-school enrichment programming and daily transportation from Whittier. 

    The Y at Phinney has a wide selection of dynamic classes, and programs run as late as 6:00 p.m.  You can select days of the week and pick-up times that work best for your family’s schedule.  Official registration is open at ykids.seattleymca.org/university-family-ymca/afterschool-and-enrichment-programs. If you have any questions, you can email us at universityprograms@seattleymca.org.

    Safe & Sound Swim Program (Wednesdays only)

    For Grades 1-5, every Wednesday from school dismissal time to 5:30pm.
    Join us after school to free swim in our indoor heated pool, receive private swim lessons, make crafts, play games and enjoy quiet reading time! Cost to attend once a week is $124 per month, which includes a monthly swim lesson (weekly private swim lessons available at an additional charge). Transportation from Whittier Elementary to Safe & Sound Swimming (2040 Westlake Ave N) provided.