Columbus GA Department of Parks and Recreation

 

 
 

INFORMATION

FEES, DISCOUNTS, & ASSISTANCE

2014-2015 Rate Increases. All before and after school rates will be increasing by $4.00 starting in the fall of the 2014-2015 school year. Afterschool drop in rates will increase to $15.00 and before school drop off will increase to $7.00. See below to view all new rates for 2014-2015.

WEEKLY & DROP IN FEES

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM WEEKLY RATES
ANNUAL INCOME FIRST CHILD SECOND CHILD EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD
$60,000 and above $56 $51 $48
$50,000 - $59,999 $51 $46 $43
$40,000 - $49,999 $46 $41 $38
$30,000 - $39,999 $41 $36 $33
$20,000 - $29,999 $31 $26 $23
$12,000 - $19,999 $27 $21 $18
Less than $12,000 $21 $16 $13
       
One-hour Rate is $15 a week only if child is picked up by 3:30 PM on a daily basis.
Daily Drop-In Rate is $15.00 per child per day (only two days or less per week)
       
BEFORE SCHOOL PROGRAM WEEKLY RATES
ANNUAL INCOME FIRST CHILD SECOND CHILD EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD
$60,000 and above $25 $21 $20
$50,000 - $59,999 $23 $19 $18
$40,000 - $49,999 $21 $17 $16
$30,000 - $39,999 $19 $15 $14
$20,000 - $29,999 $17 $13 $12
$12,000 - $19,999 $16 $11 $10
Less than $12,000 $13 $9 $8
       
Daily Drop-In is $7.00 per child per day
       
BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM WEEKLY RATES
ANNUAL INCOME FIRST CHILD SECOND CHILD EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD
$60,000 and above $72 $67 $65
$50,000 - $59,999 $65 $60 $58
$40,000 - $49,999 $58 $53 $41
$30,000 - $39,999 $51 $46 $42
$20,000 - $29,999 $39 $34 $32
$12,000 - $19,999 $34 $29 $27
Less than $12,000 $25 $19 $15
       


Three days or more constitutes a full week and you will be charged your child's full weekly fee. All registration fees are non-refundable regardless of circumstances. Parents who do not pay fees at the appropriate time are assessed a late fee of $5.00 per child per week.

REGISTRATION FEES

  FIRST CHILD SECOND CHILD EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD
NON-REFUNDABLE REGISTRATION FEES $15 $25 $35



LATE FEES

Parents who are late picking their child up from the program are assessed the following late fees
1 - 10 minutes $10.00
11 - 20 minutes $20.00
21 - 30 minutes $30.00
1 - 10 minutes $40.00
Late fees continue at an additional $10.00 for each additional 10-minute increment.



FEE ASSISTANCE
Naccrra - is a program that offers subsidiary assistance in Childcare for any dependants of active military and or Army DOD civilians that attend our programs. The fee assistance is given on a monthly basis while the child is in attendance with our program. Families eligible for ASPYN fee assistance include active duty and deployed Army National Guard and Army Reserve families and Army civilian employees. To be eligible, spouses must be working, looking for work or in school at least part time. All families who meet these criteria and enroll for care at an active ASPYN program are eligible to apply for fee assistance through the Third Party Contractor for fee assistance. Program Information and Application Form.

CAPS - The Childcare and Parent Services (CAPS) program is designed to help low income families afford safe quality childcare. Families must be a resident of Georgia and apply for the CAPS program in the county where they live. The CAPS program can subsidize the cost of child care for children who are US citizens for legal residents and under age 13. For more information contact the Division of Family and Children Services at (706) 649-7311.

CITY OF COLUMBUS EMPLOYEE DISCOUNTED FEES

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM WEEKLY RATES
ANNUAL INCOME FIRST CHILD SECOND CHILD EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD
$60,000 and above $46 $42 $39
$50,000 - $59,999 $42 $38 $35
$40,000 - $49,999 $38 $34 $31
$30,000 - $39,999 $34 $30 $27
$20,000 - $29,999 $26 $22 $19
$12,000 - $19,999 $23 $18 $15
Less than $12,000 $18 $14 $11
       
One-hour Rate is $15 a week only if child is picked up by 3:30 PM on a daily basis.
Daily Drop-In Rate is $10.00 per child per day (only two days or less per week)
       
BEFORE SCHOOL PROGRAM WEEKLY RATES
ANNUAL INCOME FIRST CHILD SECOND CHILD EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD
$60,000 and above $21 $18 $17
$50,000 - $59,999 $19 $16 $15
$40,000 - $49,999 $18 $14 $13
$30,000 - $39,999 $16 $13 $12
$20,000 - $29,999 $14 $11 $10
$12,000 - $19,999 $14 $10 $9
Less than $12,000 $11 $8 $7
       
Daily Drop-In is $5.00 per child per day
       
BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM WEEKLY RATES
ANNUAL INCOME FIRST CHILD SECOND CHILD EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD
$60,000 and above $58 $54 $53
$50,000 - $59,999 $53 $49 $47
$40,000 - $49,999 $47 $43 $42
$30,000 - $39,999 $42 $38 $34
$20,000 - $29,999 $32 $28 $26
$12,000 - $19,999 $28 $24 $22
Less than $12,000 $21 $16 $13
       


Three days or more constitutes a full week and you will be charged your child's full weekly fee. All registration fees are non-refundable regardless of circumstances. Parents who do not pay fees at the appropriate time are assessed a late fee of $5.00 per child per week.

REGISTRATION FEES

  FIRST CHILD SECOND CHILD EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD
NON-REFUNDABLE REGISTRATION FEES WAIVED WAIVED WAIVED



LATE FEES

Parents who are late picking their child up from the program are assessed the following late fees
1 - 10 minutes $10.00
11 - 20 minutes $20.00
21 - 30 minutes $30.00
1 - 10 minutes $40.00
Late fees continue at an additional $10.00 for each additional 10-minute increment.