Esquimalt Recreation Centre offers Out of School Care Programs licensed by the Vancouver Island Health Authority for School Aged Care. Children ages 5-12 (must be currently attending or completed kindergarten) are eligible to participate.
Notices & Program Availability
Update, April 7, 2021: Out of School Care Registration 2021/2022
*Please do not submit your application before the 7:00 am opening time. Applications received before 7:00 am will be marked as end of day April 20th.*
After May 4, 2021 we will continue accepting applications for the waitlist.
*** Due to limited space: 2020/2021 OSC Pro D Days, Winter Break Days, and Early Dismissal Days available to current OSC patron's only.***
Applications for Pro-D Days, Early Dismissal, and Winter Breaks will be the same process: a separate application form accepted as of June 17, 2020 (processed in the order they are received) – available for existing OSC participants only. Spring Break registration will open January 2021.
Pro-D Days, Early Dismissal, and Winter/Spring Breaks are all separate registrations and are not included in regular Out of School Care fees
*Applications for non-OSC registered families will be accepted starting November 15th, 2020*
2021/2022 Pro D + Winter Break Application Form coming soon
- School Year Program (Macaulay School only) - Before School Care: 6:30am-9:00am
- School Year Program (Macaulay School only) - After School Care: 2:42pm-6:00pm
- Pro-D Day Camps
- Winter Break Camps
- Spring Break Camps
- Summer Break Camps
Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday 6:30am - 6:00pm
Affordable Childcare Benefit
We accept families receiving Affordable Childcare Benefit, for more information go to [email protected].
Children with Disabilities or Require Extra Support: If your child requires extra support or qualifies for funding through Supported Child Development or Aboriginal Supported Child Development please contact the OSC Supervisor prior to registration by phone at 250-412-8512.
If your child carries an epi-pen or inhaler please complete the appropriate form or, if your child takes any other medication during program time please complete the appropriate Emergency Medical Care Form:
- Emergency Medical Care - Anaphylaxis
- Emergency Medical Care - Asthma
- Permission to Administor Medication Form
For more information on Out of School Care Programs, please contact:
Seth Jerome, OSC & Camps Supervisor