Middle School

The Y has a program designed specifically for middle school students. Youth in the program assist in planning and organizing activities, receive homework assistance, take part in service projects, learn independent living skills, have access to the Y’s activity areas and participate in field trips and outings to F-M area attractions.


Looking for Fall Child Care? The YMCA has openings for ages 3 – 8th grade at 25+ area sites, including full-day care for your 3 – 5 year olds and before-and-after-school care for your school-aged children!

Open House & Registration Night: Wednesday, July 25  |  4:00 – 6:00pm

Stop by any of the Y’s Early Learning or School Age Child Care sites on Wednesday, July 25 to tour our outstanding facilities, learn more about our programs, meet our teachers, and get registered for Fall Child Care!

Questions? Contact YMCA Child Care Enrollment at enrollment@ymcacassclay.org or 701.364.4117

The following School Age Learning sites will not host Open Houses: Horace Mann, McKinley, South Elementary, LE Berger. Please call 218.356.4117 for alternate registration site locations.

Program Details

Download 2018 Child Care Brochure

Hours of Operation:
School Year: 6:30am – Morning Bell & Afternoon Bell – 6:00pm
Summer: 6:30am – 6:00pm

Schlossman YMCA
4243 19th Ave S, Fargo

Hours of Operation:
6:30 – 8:00 am and End of School (varying) – 6:00 pm
6:30am – Morning Bell & Afternoon Bell – 6:00pm

Program Features:

  • Year-round care available
  • Enriching after school programming for ages 10-13> Activities teach independent living skills, including cooking, career exploration, social skills, field trips and use of the Y’s interactive fitness equipment.
  • We incorporate science, technology, engineering and math to make it a fun and explorative environment.
  • Homework time and homework help is also given everyday.
  • Transportation to the Schlossman YMCA site available from Cheney, Liberty, Discovery, and Sullivan middle schools. Also 5th graders in Fargo schools from Centennial, Kennedy, Bennett, and in West Fargo from South and Liberty.
  • Child care participants receive discounts on Y programs, services, camps and events!

Enrollment Information

When your child enrolls in a YMCA child care program, you will receive an enrollment packet to fill out. Along with the paperwork, you will need to provide a copy of your child’s immunization record, copy of your child’s birth certificate, and medical insurance information. Please contact an School Age Director to obtain an enrollment packet. To get started, email us at enroll@ymcacassclay.org.

Financial Assistance
The YMCA provides scholarships to families who are in need. Visit our Financial Assistance page for more information on how to apply.

For more information on Middle School Age Learning, please contact Brittany Olson at 218.359.2329 or brittany.olson@ymcacassclay.org