Before/After School Program

St. Margaret’s Early Drop Off is available from 7:00AM until 7:50AM. This safe location allows parents and guardians the convenience of dropping their children off prior to the start of the regular school day.

Registration is $25 and the cost is $3 per day. The program includes supervised care and a light breakfast.


St. Margaret’s After School Program serves working parents of PreK through 8th grade students enrolled in St. Margaret of Cortona School. Our program offers a safe, fun and nurturing environment for your children from school dismissal until 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. The program has an academic component, which provides homework time, in addition to arts and crafts, Wii games, and other supervised recreational activities.


Dismissal until 5:00 pm or 6:00 pm
No School = No After School Care

2:40 – 3:00pm  Snack Time (provided by parent)
3:00 – 3:40pm  Outside Play  Time (weather permitting)
3:45 – 4:45  Homework (if applicable)
3:45 – 6:00  Kid’s Choice (outside activity, study time, puzzles, board games, Wii, movie, arts & crafts)


$15.00 per day, per child (2:50 pm – 5:00 pm)
$20.00 per day for extended hour until 6:00pm
$25.00 for half-days (11:30 am school dismissal)

If you are interested in having your child(ren) attend our After School Program, please complete a registration form and send it in to the school office with the $25/child registration fee.  (Attn: Chrissy Morland, After School Program Director)

At St. Margaret’s, we understand that flexibility is key to meeting your child care needs.  And as long as your child is registered for the program, we will find a solution that best fits your full-time, part-time or occasional drop-in needs.

For more information, please see our FAQ sheet, or call Chrissy Morland at 718-548-4862.

We are so happy to have your children with us at St. Margaret’s.  You’ve already chosen the best school, with the greatest kids, and the most awesome teachers.  Now you can enjoy the caring and fun that we provide.