School Age Learning Academy

Before and After School

Before and After School
Grades K through 6

Serving Hanover and South Western School Districts

Students are transported in YWCA vans to school in the morning and from school in the afternoon to YWCA Hanover. Activities available include dramatic play, writing and reading, art and design center, interactive games, and physical activities in the gym.

Spots are limited. Please call 717-637-2125 for availability.

Days Off and Snow Days

Days Off and Snow Days

Info coming soon

Serving Hanover and South Western School Districts

YWCA Hanover’s Days Off program is available when schools are closed for in-service or holidays in the Hanover and/or South Western school districts. This program is available for children in grades K – 6; it’s free for current SALA students and $42/day for other registrants.

Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are provided on these days. The program runs 6 am to 6 pm or until we close in case of inclement weather.

Students from all school districts and parochial schools may enroll, even if they are not registered in YWCA Hanover’s SALA program. Pre-registration is required for these students.

Summer Camp

Camp Phoenix

Offers care M-F from 6 am-6 pm during summer break. Children enjoy weekly swimming and field trips, sports and games, arts and craft projects, science & environmental studies, music and performing arts, and family activities. Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are provided daily.

Find more information HERE.

General Information

YWCA Hanover’s School Age Learning Academy ( SALA) child care includes:

  • Our full-time cook prepares nutritious meals and snacks: breakfast, lunch, and snacks.
  • A large gymnasium is used for recreation and group activities.
  • Dedicated, age-specific rooms.
  • Financial assistance is provided by one of the following for those who qualify:
    • CCC/State Assistance
    • YWCA Financial Assistance

For information on Before/After Care call 717-637-2125.

Meals and Snacks Included

Breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snacks are provided for School Age Learning Academy programs.

SALA Program Fees 2024/2025

Before Care                       $109 weekly
After Care                          $122 weekly
Before and After Care     $168 weekly
Camp                                  $195 weekly
Days Off School                 $45 daily

  • No Registration Fee.
  • Limited financial assistance is available.

Contact Information

Katie Nelson
Director of Childcare