JCC Rockland’s Beyond the Bell, after school program, provides quality childcare for children in grades K-5 (5-11 years old) at several sites in Rockland County. We offer homework assistance, snacks and supervised activities geared to your child’s age group, developmental needs and personal interests.
Beyond the Bell is committed to enhancing the overall well-being of children who attend our school age care program. Our program is designed to both enrich and complement your child’s school experience. To that end, we strive to provide:
Clarkstown Central School District
New City & Link Elementary
Nyack School District
Valley Cottage Elementary
All of our staff members are currently healthy and safe. Once it is time to return to school and BTB, we will adhere to any guidelines issued from our state and local agencies in regard to pre-screening that will be necessary for our staff.
As of now, unless we are told differently by our state/local government, we are planning to start in conjunction with the school schedule.
Yes. In addition to the thorough cleaning that is already done, we will use all cleaning/sanitizing protocols that the CDC will require and recommend.
Yes, we will have smaller groups of children together during our various activities, and both the children and staff will maintain safe distances from one another, as recommended by the CDC. For this reason, it is important to register your child as soon as possible so that we are able to plan and staff accordingly.
All staff and children are required to wear masks indoors. Masks outdoors are recommended.
In order to uphold our state regulations, and because of the risk of food allergies, it is necessary that we continue our policy to not allow outside food. Our staff will continue to always wear gloves and maintain the safest procedures when serving snacks.
As of now, we will continue to uphold the state mandate that does not allow hand sanitizer to be used in the program. However, should this change, we will make sure to notify all of our parents.
Yes, most likely your child will be brought out to you at the sign out sheet rather than having you go inside to pick up.