School Age

Early Learning School Age Summer Camp Wish List

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For registration information, call 717-637-2125

YWCA Hanover’s School Age Learning Academy ( SALA) child care will include:

  • Our full-time cook prepares breakfast, lunch, and snacks.
  • Our Community room is used for social distancing per age group for:
    • Nutritious meals in a cafeteria
    • Providing a Large space for daily online learning with schools.
  • Large gymnasium used solely for childcare recreation
  • Dedicated, age-specific rooms (3) for students in grades, K-1, 2-4, & 5-6 used year-round for school-age childcare
  • Financial assistance is provided by one of the following for those who qualify:
    • CCW/State Assistance
    • YWCA Financial Assistance

Our childcare is open from 6 am to 6 pm. This gives parents the flexibility to drop their students off on their way to work and pick them up on their way home. For information on Before/After Care call 717-637-2125.

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The YWCA SALA (School Age Learning Academy) Program serves Kindergarten through 6th grade children. The Program provides students a safe and nurturing environment before and after school. The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services licenses our SALA Program.


Grades K thru 6

Serving Hanover, South Western, and Conewago Valley School Districts

Students are transported in YWCA vans to school in the morning and from school in the afternoon to the YWCA Hanover. Activities available include: dramatic play, writing & reading, art & design center, interactive games, and physical activities in the gym. Students are provided academic support.

Spots are limited. Please call 717-637-2125 for availability.


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Serving Hanover and South Western School Districts

Available on days schools are closed for in-service or holidays for $42 a day or free for current SALA students. Lunch and snacks are also provided these days. Children in Grades K through 6 must be registered. The program runs 6 am to 6 pm or until we close in case of inclement weather. Students from all school districts and parochial schools may register even if students are not currently registered in programs.


Offered M-F from 6 am-6 pm during the day’s students are off over the summer. Children enjoy weekly swimming & field trips, sports & games, arts & craft projects, science & environmental studies, music & performing arts activities, plus family activities. Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are provided daily.

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Breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snacks are provided for School Age Learning Academy programs.

SALA Program Fees 2022/2023

Before Care                                                        $104 weekly
After Care                                                            $110 weekly
Before & After Care                                         $160 weekly
Camp                                                                    $185 weekly
Days Off School                                                $42 daily

  • No Registration Fee.
  • Limited financial assistance is available.

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