Before and After School

Parents of students at LeMarchant have a number of choices for before and after school care of their children including:

EXCEL Child Care Program

The EXCEL Child Care Program is a program of the Halifax Regional School Board that offers an option to parents when seeking before and after school care for elementary students.

The Program is designed to provide service for students from grade primary to six. Our goal at EXCEL is to create an organized, fun atmosphere for your child and provide you with the sense of security that your child is in good hands. The name EXCEL stands for Extended Care and Enhanced Learning, and we will strive to provide excellent programming for your child.

To learn more about EXCEL Before & After school programs, please visit the HRSB website.

The University Children’s Centre at Dalhousie

UCC offers before school, lunchtime and after school options for LeMarchant students, for more information about this program please visit the UCC Website or call 494-1754.

The Active Kids After School Program at Dalhousie

The Active Kids After School Program is designed to keep children active, while introducing them to a range of sports activities and providing a learning environment with a focus on fun, friendship and co-operation.

Held at Dalplex from Monday to Friday, children enjoy structured programming in activities such as soccer, lacrosse, swimming, basketball, badminton, track & field, martial arts, floor hockey and volleyball, as well as the opportunity to play in the Fun Zone. A set time and place to do homework is also provided.

For more information, please visit the Active Kids webpage or call: 494-6753.