Out of School Care

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

  • Registration for the 2018/2019 school year will begin Tuesday April 10. Check back March 5 to get the OSC application package for 2018/2019.
  • Pro-D Day registration for the 2017-2018 School Year is FULL. 
  • School Year Program - Before School Care (Macaulay School only) - Spaces Available
  • School Year Program - After School Care (Macaulay School only)  - FULL 
  • Waitlist being taken for After Care. Please fill out the application package and submit to the front desk -  Application packages now available (PDF).
  • Registration for OSC Winter Break Camps is open, call 250.412.8500 to register or go online.
  • Registration for OSC Spring Break Camps  will open to the public on January 20

Available Programs

  • School Year Program (Macaulay School only)  - Before School Care: 6:30am-8:50am 
  • School Year Program (Macaulay School only)   - After School Care: 2:46pm-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

Child Care Subsidy

We accept families receiving Child Care Subsidy, for more information go to registration@esquimalt.ca.

Children with Disabilities or Require Extra Support: If your child requires extra support or qualifies for funding through 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:


For more information on Out of School Care Programs, please contact:
Shelann Kowalewsky, OSC Supervisor