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After School Elementary Childcare Welcomes You!

Welcome to the Okeechobee County School Board After School Elementary Childcare program (AfterCare) for your children in Pre-K through 5th grade.  We appreciate you allowing us to work with your most precious asset - Your Child!

Our primary goal of the program is to help meet your need for quality, reasonably-priced after-school care in a safe, healthy, and well-supervised environment.  Children will engage in activities that will benefit them physically, academically, and socially.

AfterCare Quick Registration form - CENTRAL and NORTH ELEMENTARY ONLY  

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED FOR SOUTH, EVERGLADES, AND SEMINOLE AT THIS TIME. 

PARENTS MAY FILL OUT A GREEN REGISTRATION FORM AT THE SCHOOL OFFICE AND BE ADDED TO A WAITING LIST.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • South Elementary hosts students from Seminole and Everglades.

  • North Elementary hosts North Elementary students.

  • Central Elementary hosts Central Elementary students. 

  • There is a shuttle bus from Seminole and Everglades to South. 

  • Be sure to read the Parent Handbook! Spanish Version here.

  • Remember that all fees from the 19-20 school year must be cleared before children may attend AfterCare this year.

  • Stay up-to-date on all AfterCare messages:  Please sign up for REMIND below.

  • NEW: 

  • We offer a small discount to OCSB employees if the employee is a parent or guardian of an AfterCare child.   

SIGN UP TO RECEIVE REMIND MESSAGES

Central AfterCare

Follow these instructions to sign up for messages from the AfterCare site for students attending Central Elementary School.

North AfterCare

Follow these instructions to sign up for messages from the AfterCare site for students attending North Elementary School.

South AfterCare

Follow these instructions to sign up for messages from the AfterCare site for students attending Everglades Elementary, South Elementary, or Seminole Elementary.

INSURANCE

Dear Parent:  Estimado Padre / Tutor: 

Student Safety is a top priority of the Okeechobee County School District as demonstrated by our emphasis on safe practices and conditions in our schools and during school related activities. La seguridad de los estudiantes es una de las principales prioridades del Distrito Escolar del Okeechobee, como lo demuestra nuestro énfasis en las prácticas y condiciones seguras en nuestras escuelas y durante las actividades relacionadas con la escuela. However, in spite of our emphasis on student safety, some accidents will still occur. Sin embargo, a pesar de nuestro énfasis en la seguridad de los estudiantes, todavía ocurrirán algunos accidentes. 

To help with the medical expenses resulting from these accidental injuries, we offer a low-cost optional student accident insurance. Para ayudar con los gastos médicos que resultan de estas lesiones accidentales, ofrecemos un seguro opcional de accidentes para estudiantes a bajo costo. The basic plan is a s low as a ONE TIME payment of $9.00. El plan básico es de tan solo UN SIMPLE PAGO de $ 9.00 por el curso escolar. The purpose of this plan is to supplement your own primary health and/or accident policies by helping towards your deductibles, co-payments etc. El propósito de este plan es complementar sus propias pólizas de salud y / o accidentes primarios, ayudándole con sus deducibles, copagos, etc.  Although it is not intended to be a primary source of medical coverage, primary coverage is not a requirement to the purchase of this plan.  Aunque no pretende ser una fuente primaria de cobertura médica, la cobertura primaria no es un requisito para la compra de este plan. If you have a need to purchase primary coverage the following resources may be available to you: Si necesita comprar cobertura primaria, los siguientes recursos podrían estar disponibles para usted: 

Florida Department of Children and Families Departamento de Niños y Familias de Florida:  1-866-762-2237            www.myflfamilies.com 

Florida Healthy Kids     1-888-540-5437             www.healthykids.org 

The Okeechobee County School District is not responsible for medical expenses related to student accidents. El Distrito Escolar de Okeechobee no es responsable de los gastos médicos relacionados con accidentes estudiantiles. If you wish for your child to participate in this plan you may enroll online at  where you can select and pay for coverage as well as print your proof of coverage. Si desea que su hijo participe en este plan, puede inscribirse por internet usando la siguiente dirección  www.schoolinsuranceagency.com, donde puede seleccionar y pagar la cobertura, así como imprimir su comprobante de cobertura. You also have the option to print the enrollment form from the website, enclose the applicable premium and mail it directly to the School Insurance Agency at the address listed on the application. También tiene la opción de imprimir el formulario de inscripción de la página web, adjuntar la prima correspondiente y enviarlo por correo directamente a la Agencia de Seguros Escolares a la dirección que figura en la solicitud. If you have any questions regarding the policy or claims, please contact the School Insurance Agency at 1-800-541-8256. Si tiene alguna pregunta sobre la política o reclamaciones, comuníquese con la Agencia de Seguros Escolares al 1-800-541-8256.  

Together let us strive for a safe and productive 2020-2021 school year. Juntos, luchemos por un año escolar 2020-2021 seguro y productivo.   

Sincerely,

Ken Kenworthy

Superintendent of Schools 

Low-Cost Student Accident Insurance Flyer