Before & After School Extended Care


NOTE: This page has been updated with BASEC registration information for the 2020-21 school year. For additional details, please visit this page on the District website. Your child must be enrolled for school before registering for BASEC.


Are you concerned about finding high quality but affordable care for your child before and after school while you're at work?

District 401 can help. We offer BASEC — short for "Before & After School Extended Care" — at both Elmwood and John Mills elementary schools.


2020-21 BASEC Registration


In-person registration will be held this spring if you would like to enroll your child in the BASEC program at either Elmwood Elementary or John Mills Elementary for the 2020-21 school year.

The dates and times for in-person registration are:

► Thursday, March 19, 2020 | 6-8 p.m. | Elmwood & John Mills
► Thursday, April 16, 2020 | 7-9 a.m. | Elmwood & John Mills
► Wednesday, May 6, 2020 | 7-9 a.m. & 6-8 p.m. | John Mills
► Thursday, May 7, 2020 | 7-9 a.m. & 6-8 p.m. | Elmwood

Please note that your child must be registered for school before registering for BASEC. To learn more about enrolling your child in District 401, see the Enrollment & Fees section of the District website. The first day of school for 2020-21 is Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020.


Elmwood & John Mills 2020-21 BASEC Flyers


The flyers below contain details about 2020-21 BASEC registration as well as daily program hours and weekly rates. Click the images to enlarge or download the flyers.
 

Elmwood BASEC flyer

ELMWOOD | BASEC REGISTRATION 20-21

John Mills BASEC flyer

JOHN MILLS | BASEC REGISTRATION 20-21


What is BASEC?


We know how valuable extended child care is to working parents. In addition to providing a safe space for your children, BASEC offers an enriching environment.

BASEC is not a babysitting service but instead offers:

► Supervised activities
► Homework time
► Nutritious snack
► Arts and crafts
► Computers and games
► Safe, caring environment

We invite you to learn more about BASEC by visiting the links and background material below.


Locations


BASEC is held mornings and afternoons at both of our elementary schools:

Elmwood Elementary School
2319 N. 76th Ave.
Elmwood Park, IL 60707
708-452-3558

Elmwood BASEC Supervisor:
Ms. Sarah Manzano
708-670-0821

John Mills Elementary School
2824 N. 76th Ave.
Elmwood Park, IL 60707
708-452-3560

John Mills BASEC Supervisor:
Ms. Ruth Lucento
708-583-6286 or 708-583-6289


Daily Hours


► Before school: 7 to 8:35 a.m.
► After school: 3 to 6 p.m.


How to Sign Up for 2019-20 BASEC


In-person registration for 2019-20 BASEC was held at both Elmwood Elementary and John Mills Elementary on Aug. 12, 2019.

To sign up for BASEC after Aug. 12, please contact the BASEC supervisor at your child's school:

► Elmwood BASEC Program | Ms. Sarah Manzano | 708-670-0821
► John Mills BASEC Program | Ms. Ruth Lucento | 708-583-6286 or 708-583-6289

See the top of this page for information about signing up for the 2020-21 school year.


Child Care Assistance Information


If you think your child qualifies for Illinois Action for Children assistance, please contact:

Mr. Imaad Dada
District 401 Main Office
Phone: 708-583-5844
Email: dadai@epcusd401.org


Essential Information and Forms


If you want to enroll your child in BASEC, please fill out these forms and submit them to the BASEC supervisor at your child's school:

► BASEC Authorization & Emergency Form
► BASEC Registration Form

For information about BASEC's weekly and monthly tuition rates, please click the following link or see the tables in the next section:

► BASEC Tuition Schedule

Links to the above documents are also located in the left-hand column of this page under "Before/After School Care."


2019-20 Tuition Rates


REGULAR WEEKLY RATES*

Part-Time
Before School
(1-2 days)

Part-Time
After School
(1-2 days)

Full-Time
Before School
(3-5 days)

Full-Time
After School
(3-5 days)

Full-Time
Before & After School
(3-5 days)

$20

$40

$35

$60

$95

*When paying weekly rates, tuition is due on Mondays

MONTHLY RATES

Payment
Number

Due
Date

Service
Dates

Part-Time
Before
School
(1-2 days)

Part-Time
After
School
(1-2 days)

Full-Time
Before
School
(3-5 days)

Full-Time
After
School
(3-5 days)

Full-Time
Before &
After School
(3-5 days)

1

Aug 14

8/14 to
8/30

$60

$120

$105

$180

$285

2

Aug 26

9/3 to
9/27

$80

$160

$140

$240

$380

3

Sep 23

9/30 to
10/25

$80

$160

$140

$240

$380

4

Oct 21

10/28 to
11/26

$80

$160

$140

$240

$380

5

Nov 25

12/2 to
12/20

$60

$120

$105

$180

$285

6

Dec 16

1/6 to
1/31

$80

$160

$140

$240

$380

7

Jan 27

2/3 to
2/28

$80

$160

$140

$240

$380

8

Feb 24

3/2 to
3/20

$60

$120

$105

$180

$285

9

Mar 20

3/30 to
4/24

$80

$160

$140

$240

$380

10

Apr 24

4/27 to
5/21

$80

$160

$140

$240

$380


For More Information


If you have questions about BASEC, please contact Sarah Manzano for Elmwood or Ms. Ruth Lucento for John Mills.

They can be reached by email at manzanos@epcusd401.org and lucentor@epcusd401.org, respectively.