ROCK Mission Statement: Reaching Out, Connecting Kids provides a secure, enriching, positive learning environment for growing student leaders in an after school setting.
** Registration for the remainder of the 2022-2023 school year is closed for regular ROCK.
Registration for 2023-2024
The registration deadline for children to begin ROCK on Monday, August 14th is August 1st. For registrations received after this deadline, you will receive an email letting you know of your start date provided we have adequate staffing at the selected campus. Wait list status will be communicated to you as needed.
ROCK will be operating on all RISD elementary campuses during the 2023-2024 school year, serving RISD Pre-K4 through Grade 6 students. Each school day from 3:00-6:00 p.m. our trained staff will engage your child in a fun, learning environment that includes team building and leadership through recreational activities, community service projects, and other enrichment opportunities. A snack and homework help will be offered each afternoon. We use a QR Code dismissal process. ROCK students will be escorted to their vehicle at dismissal for pick up.
Students who can successfully function in a 1:25 teacher/student ratio and toilet independently are eligible to attend. Students should have the following skills to be successful in our program: ability to get off and on the toilet without assistance; undress and redress themselves in regard to toileting; work/play/eat independently while seated at a table for 30 minutes at a time; transition to a different activity and/or location every 30 minutes; stay with their group and ROCK Staff member at all times; keep their hands and feet away from other students and staff; and follow verbal directions successfully.
Monthly payments are based on the total number of school days and paid in 10 monthly payments. Tuition also includes child care on all Elementary Early Release Days from 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Payments are due on the first of each month. No drop in care is allowed. Multi-child and free/reduced lunch student discounts are also available. Make your child a ROCK star!!
Type # of Students
Sept-May Rate Type # of Students
Sept-May Rate Standard 1 $160 $280 Monthly Free/Reduced 1 $85 $150 Monthly Standard 2 $290 $510 Monthly Free/Reduced 2 $145 $260 Monthly Standard 3+ $420 $740 Monthly Free/Reduced 3+ $210 $375 Monthly
** If you think you are eligible for the reduced rate for ROCK, please complete the free/reduced application available from Child Nutrition once it's available.
The ROCK After School Program utilizes the childcare management system, EZChildTrack. The EZChildTrack system with Parent Portal provides parents/guardians with secure access to manage account and child information, view monthly invoices and statements, view real-time account balances, review program registration and enrollment, and make online payments.
- Click the Parent Portal button below for online registration.
- Select Existing or New account.
- Re-enrollment is required each year for existing families, which includes an annual registration fee.
- Click here to create your QR Code needed to check out your child/ren.
**** 2023-2024 Registration will open on May 1, 2023. Current ROCK families will receive a Remind text message once registration is open.