Afterschool@Home

Affordable, Engaging, Virtual Afterschool Programs for Kids Ages 4 to 14

Led by our HIGH FIVE™ trained staff, University Settlement’s Afterschool@Home programs offer age-appropriate, unique, fun experiences that nurture exploration, spark imagination, and provide opportunities for physical activity.

Our classes cover a variety of special interests including Art, Dance, Computers, Science, One-on-One Tutoring for Grades 4 to 9, and MORE!

Fees

Special interest classes:
$10/class or prorated fee of $50 for the remainder of the Fall Term
(Previously $90 for the full Fall Term, 9 weeks)

One-on-One Tutoring:
Prorated fee of $125 for 1 weekly session for the remainder of the Fall Term
(Previously $225 for 1 weekly session for the full Fall Term, 9 weeks)

Subsidy

Subsidies of between 30% and 70% of Afterschool@Home fees are available to qualifying families. Please apply for a subsidy when you complete your online registration.

Online via Zoom

All classes are offered via Zoom. All you need is a device with video capabilities – such as a smartphone, tablet or laptop and a strong internet connection. Every week, you will receive an email with a link to join the class.

Fall Programs and Fees

October 12 to December 20

One-on-One Tutoring

  • Grades 4–9 subjects: English, Science, or Math
  • Each session: 45 minutes
  • Pick a day and time: See the Fall term schedule below
  • New prorated fees for remainder of Fall term: $125 for 1 session per week. You can choose to enroll your child in more than 1 session per week; a $125 fee will apply to each additional weekly session.

Math Schedule

Days Available

Monday or Tuesday

Times Available

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM, or,
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM

English Schedule

Days Available

Wednesday or Friday

Times Available

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM, or,
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM

Science Schedule

Days Available

Thursday

Times Available

6:30 PM to 7:15 PM, or,
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM

Book Club

Explore the joys of reading, creative writing, bookmaking and more!

Fall Term Schedule & Fees

  • Ages 4 to 5 Monday 4:15 PM to 5:15 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)
  • Ages 6 to 9 Monday 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)

Journaling and Mindfulness

Led by a certified Life Coach, this class is focused on building self-esteem. Participants receive a journaling prompt every week, followed by a facilitated group discussion. Journal exercises address ways to feel confident despite our worries/insecurities. Group discussions explore the importance of confidence and how to feel more confident.

Fall Term Schedule & Fees

  • Ages 10 to 14 Monday 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)

Science Club

Join us each week as we learn about science and the world around us through hands-on activities and experiments!

Please note material lists are sent out in advance to ensure all participants have the necessary materials.

Fall Term Schedule & Fees

  • Ages 4 to 5 Tuesday 4:15 PM to 5:15 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)
  • Ages 6 to 9 Tuesday 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)

Art Class

Engaging, age-appropriate arts and crafts activities expand your child’s creativity through various artistic mediums. From painting and drawing, to clay, and so much more!

Please note material lists are sent out in advance to ensure all participants have the necessary materials.

Fall Term Schedule & Fees

  • Ages 4 to 5 Wednesday 4:15 PM to 5:15 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)
  • Ages 6 to 9 Wednesday 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)

Computer Club

Build skills for the 21st Century! In this class we will take your child through guided exercises to build their digital and media literacy, including introductory coding skills and more!

Fall Term Schedule & Fees

  • Ages 4 to 5 Thursday 4:15 PM to 5:15 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)
  • Ages 6 to 9 Thursday 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)
  • Ages 10 to 14 Thursday 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)

Dance and Yoga

Yoga, dance and mindfulness tailored to your child’s age! In this class, we will work on physical skills like flexibility and balance. Your child will learn yoga flows, deep-breathing strategies, the fundamentals of dance and hone their skills by learning routines.

Fall Term Schedule & Fees

  • Ages 4 to 5 Friday 4:15 PM to 5:15 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)
  • Ages 6 to 9 Friday 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)

Fun Fridays

Join us as we start off the weekend with Fun Fridays! Every week is a mix of games, team building activities, crafts, DIY projects and more!

Fall Term Schedule & Fees

  • Ages 6 to 9 Friday 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)
  • Ages 10 to 14 Friday 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM $50 (Fall Term Remainder)

Afterschool@Home Timetable

For Ages 4 to 5

Monday

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

Book Club

Tuesday

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

Science Club

Wednesday

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

Art Class

Thursday

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

Computer Club

Friday

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

Dance and Yoga

For Ages 6 to 9

Monday

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Book Club

Tuesday

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Science Club

Wednesday

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Art Class

Thursday

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Computer Club

Friday

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Dance and Yoga
or
Fun Fridays

For Ages 10 to 14

Monday

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Journaling and Mindfulness

Tuesday

N/A

Wednesday

N/A

Thursday

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Computer Club

Friday

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Fun Fridays

One-on-One Tutoring (Grades 4‑9)

Monday

6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Math

7:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Math

Tuesday

6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Math

7:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Math

Wednesday

6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

English

7:30 pm – 8:15 pm

English

Thursday

6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Science

7:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Science

Friday

6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

English

7:30 pm – 8:15 pm

English

Register Online Now

Register and Pay Online

You can register and pay for all Afterschool@Home programs using our online portal: Camp Brain

Flexible Registration

Register for any day of the week

Fall Term

October 12 to December 20, 2021

Subsidies

To find out more about subsidies, contact Emma Lupinacci, Children’s Program Coordinator at emma.lupinacci@universitysettlement.ca or call (416) 598-3444 ext. 229.

Mandarin Classes

Don’t forget to check out our Online Mandarin Classes for kids!

High Five

Proudly HIGH FIVE™ Accredited

HIGH FIVE™ is Canada’s only comprehensive quality standard for children’s programs. Based on a holistic approach to healthy child development, it’s quality framework addresses Staff Training and Development, Program Assessments, Policies/Procedures, and Awareness.