With the option to do in-person schooling, virtual/distance learning, and hybrid options, more parents than ever are looking for ways to creatively supervise their children while they work or enrich their children’s learning outside of school education.
Below you will find a list of local school supervision, enrichment, and day camp options. There are a variety of programs to best fit a wide variety of family needs. We hope your family can find solutions that work for you!
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Bridges Library System is pleased to announce the launch of HelpNow – a free, online tutoring and homework help tool available at the library to anyone with a library card. It offers live online tutoring, a writing lab, test preparation, online meeting space, curated lessons and tutorials, customizable teaching tools, and more. HelpNow is now available to library patrons from the public computers at their local library or from any computer with internet connection. To access HelpNow, please visit www.
School Year Supervision, Enrichment and
Day Camp Programs
Bridges Library System is pleased to announce the launch of HelpNow – a free, online tutoring and homework help tool available at the library to anyone with a library card. It offers live online tutoring, a writing lab, test preparation, online meeting space, curated lessons and tutorials, customizable teaching tools, and more. HelpNow will be available to library patrons from the public computers at their local library or from any computer with internet connection starting October 1.
*Childcare for students ages 5-11 years old from 6:30am-6pm at a special $35/day rate
*A supervised Learning Lab for your student's virtual class time at an additional $10/day
*Flexible drop off and pick up times throughout the day
*You pick the days you need for the week (subject to availability)
*Fun outdoor activities and games
How Virtual School Learning Lab Works:
*Virtual lab will be in a supervised quiet room
*Staff will help your student log into their virtual class with their own computer/tablet at a scheduled time
*Free Internet access will be provided
*Students will complete their assigned course work during this time
*Campers will bring their own lunch and pack outdoor clothes
*Campers will bring their own computer/tablet and headphones for their virtual classtime
*Private Dyslexia tutoring and music lessons are available at an additional rate
Bug and Goose in Elm Grove is hosting an after school program.
"As we continue migrating to uncharted territories in 2020, it’s become more important than ever to keep a close-knit flock! Let us lead the way! Your kiddo plus 5 others will gather for 4 weeks to learn through play at Bug & Goose."
Tuesdays in September from 2:30 to 4:30 pm.
Join Retzer Nature Center’s Outdoor Classroom Series this September 2020!
In the month of September, they will be highlighting five exciting programs for your elementary student. Each program is 60 minutes in duration. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs will be conducted completely outdoors, so dress for the weather.
Elite Sports Clubs has built a distance learning program to support suburban Milwaukee area families throughout this uncertain and unique school year. They ask families to commit to a consistent 2-day, 3-day, or 5-day schedule each week. This program will initially run from August 31st through December 11th (divided into three, 5-week sessions) and will continue further, if needed.
You can choose your own adventure here at New Berlin Recreation Day Camp. Day Camp gives children opportunities to explore and build relationships. We provide a trusting environment where you and your child will feel welcomed. The goal of New Berlin School's Out Day Camp program is to provide an atmosphere for children to develop a variety of satisfying skills and relationships, while enjoying healthy activities.
La Petite Academy is proud to support our community. It starts with a healthy, safe environment when your child is away from home. Learn how we prioritize the well-being of your children and our staff.
Plus, for elementary school students, The Prep Lab offers distance learning support, STEM projects, and more, on a flexible schedule—including a full-day option.
Child care provided by the Y is more than looking after kids. It’s about nurturing development by providing a safe place to learn foundational skills and develop healthy, trusting relationships.
The YMCA of Greater Waukesha County offers a number of different child care programs for children of all ages. At the Y, we teach children the importance of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility in everyday activities. From infant and toddler care at our Y Academy, to Preschool and 4K programs, to Before & After School care for school aged children, the Y can help your busy family find programs and care that's right for you.
The program is designed for grades 1-8 and will run Monday thru Friday beginning Thursday, September 3rd.
HOW IT WORKS
Sky Counselors will help set up & monitor students with their virtual curriculum. Their day will include a combination of dedicated work time (based on their class schedule) with fun breaks in our park for safe social interaction & physical activity, creating the ultimate combination of virtual school and recess!
*Students will need to bring their own technology and school supplies (laptop, ipad, power cord, headphones, pencils/notebooks)
*Students will have scheduled lunch and snack breaks. Students can bring a packed lunch & snacks or can purchase lunch for $4.99/day.
*Students will have individual work stations in ordinance with social distancing guidelines
*Sky Zone will provide Wifi & unlimited water to all students
*Parents should provide Sky Zone with your child(s) schedule & virtual curriculum expectations given by the district/school
*SkySocks are required for "play" breaks and activities. They are $2.99/pair and can be re-used.
*For staff scheduling purposes, they cannot allow full week sessions must start on Monday and end on Friday. Prorating is NOT available if customer purchases full week session after Monday.
Introducing! Third Option™ Learning Hub!
Looking for another option to support your child’s virtual learning this fall? Trying to figure out how to balance work and home-learning? Check out Third Option™ Learning Hub at Aspire!
Third Option™ was designed to support local school district virtual learning programs! Classes will be held inside Aspire’s bright and cheery studio spaces! Attend full or part-time! Choose the right level of support for your learner.
✔️Choose 2, 3, or 5 days per week!
✔️ Sibling discounts
This private learning hub offers live, in-person support from our Instructional Guides for as little as $6.50/hour.
Journey Martial Arts in Waukesha is offering a new Edu-Camp half-day program this fall for those families looking to get their kids out of the house and moving, grooving and learning! With many schools going to hybrid or virtual learning, Journey Martial Arts wanted to offer a program that assists your child in more ways than one.
Live Interactive Spanish in a Virtual Setting!
GET AHEAD WITH SPANISH! This Fall join Futura Language Professionals for a live, interactive Spanish class in real time. From the comfort and safety of your home, your child will learn Spanish in a dynamic, lively manner that incorporates songs and games. There are two options for learning: ‘Vamos a viajar’ is a theme based class where students will “travel” all in Spanish. ‘Essential Spanish’ will include all the basics to create an amazing language foundation for years to come. Various times and days to choose from to fit your family’s needs for language learning. Click/tap the image for the website with course details and offerings.
Enroll today! Space is limited.
Have you found a different distance learning support in the community? Did you join a parent pandemic pod? We’d love to hear about it! We believe parents and children need support now more than ever to be successful.
- There is an OASD (Oconomowoc Area School District) Virtual Learning Parent Support Group on Facebook. This one is aimed at elementary school.
- There is an OASD OVLC 2nd Grade Support Group on Facebook.
- There is an OVLC (Oconomowoc Virtual Learning Community) 5th and 6th Grade 2020-2021 Support Group on Facebook.