Before & After School

2017-2018 Before & After School Recreation Program – Registration Now Open!

KCRMD Before & After School Recreation Programs provide a caring, safe and fun learning environment. Students explore a wide variety of activities that develop learning, encourage imagination and promote positive social skills. Join us for exciting science experiments, cooking, art projects, sports, games, reading, homework help and more! We offer year-round care and provide full-day care on most early release days, school holidays and vacations. Register and pay only for the days you need each month!

Hours: 6:45 am until school starts and after school until 6 pm
Ages: K – 6th grade
Locations: Ranch House and Community Center (Transportation is provided to and from Shaffer and Bradford Elementary each day.)


Daily Fee
Drop in
Before School only $12 / $17 $14 / $19
After School only $16 / $21 $18 / $23
Both Before & After $22 / $27 $24 / $29
Early Release Day $26 / $31 $26 / $31 if space is available
Full Day $40 / $48 $40 / $48 if space is available


We offer a 10% sibling discount for children that attend at least 8 times per month. This discount applies to regular Before & After School programs when both siblings attend. This discount does not apply to Early Release Days, Drop-in care, Full Days, Winter, Spring or Summer Camps.

2017-2018 Registration Documents

We are already excited for the 2017-2018 school year and hope you are too! See below for important registration information and forms.  

Questions or want to schedule a tour? Please contact Kailey Geppert at 303-979-4070 or kaileyg@kcranch.org.

Before & After Care at Dakota Lodge

There is also a Before and After school program for Bradford Primary and Intermediate located at Dakota Lodge. It is through our KC Nature Environmental Education program. See the KC Nature Young Explorers page for more information.

KCRMD Youth Programs’ Mission: 

The Ken-Caryl Ranch Metropolitan District Youth Programs collaborate to promote safe, enriching experiences for youth and families through educational exploration. As a dedicated team, we foster positive development and healthy lifestyles.

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