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Child Care & Adult Supervision Supports

HCPS Child Care Services

HCPS continues to offer its all-day Child Care Services at Fletcher, Hendersonville, Mills River, and Sugarloaf elementaries to the public as spaces are available. As of Wednesday, Sept. 2, there are 10 spaces available for 4th-5th grade students across all locations.

All-Day Child Care Spaces Available

Fletcher Hendersonville Mills River Sugarloaf
3 4 1 2

Cost: $125/week
Time of Service: 6:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
How to Register: Call 828-891-2363 for the required packets

The district’s PSPM after-school Child Care Services at these 4 sites are operating under limited capacities for children ages 5-12 from 3-6 p.m. for $14 per day, per child. Capacities are evaluated daily, and families can add their names to the Child Care Waitlist (Plan C), also linked at www.HCPSNC.org/child-care.

NCDHHS Hotline

In partnership with NC’s Child Care Resource and Referral system, the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services has set up a child care hotline to support working parents. Representatives are available to assist weekdays between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Families can call 1-888-600-1685 to get connected to licensed child care in their communities that have vacancies.

Check out this NCDHHS flyer in English and Spanish for more information.

Local Listing

HCPS is working with the Henderson County Education Foundation to provide an up-to-date listing of child care services and adult supervision supports in the community, for working parents and guardians to reference. These listings are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; they do not imply the endorsement, recommendation, or favoring of a specific business or organization, and working parents/guardians should utilize the best options for their families’ unique needs.

If additional agencies and organizations want to provide their child care services and/or adult supervision supports to any HCPS families, they should contact Summer Stipe at summer@hcefnc.org.

Airborne Gymnastics
85 PEM Drive, Hendersonville, NC, 28792

Cost: $75/week (½ day); $150/week (full day)
Time of Service: 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. OR 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Ages: Grades 1 to 8
How to Register: Email airbornegym@att.net
Bilingual staff present: Not currently.

Art of Dance
520 S. Allen Road #7, Flat Rock, NC 28731

Cost: $25/day with after-school option for $10
Time of Service: 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. OR after school until 5:30 p.m.
Ages: Grades 1 to 12
How to Register: www.artofdancestudio.org/day-camp-virtual-school!
Bilingual staff present: Not currently.

Boys & Girls Club of Henderson County
1304 Ashe Street, Hendersonville, NC, 28793

Cost: $5
Time of Service: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: Grades 3 to 12* (subject to change during Plan B)
How to Register: 828-693-9444
Bilingual staff present? Yes, Spanish

* Transportation provided for after-school to the Kellogg Center from: Bruce Drysdale Elementary, Mills River Elementary, Etowah Elementary, Glenn C. Marlow Elementary & Rugby Middle

Camp Tekoa
211 Thomas Road, Hendersonville, NC, 28793

Tekoa Distance Learning Academy
$100/student (5 days); $75/student (3 days); $50/student (2 days)
Time of Service: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
How to Register: camptekoa.org/tekoa-distance-learning-academy

Afternoon Session
Cost: $12/day for Tekoa D.L.A attendees OR $15/day for drop-off families
Time of Service: 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
How to Register: Active link

Bilingual staff present? Not currently.

Elks Lodge #1616
546 N. Justice Street, Hendersonville, NC, 28739

Cost: $75/week (members) $100/week (non-members)
Time of Service: 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
How to Register: Call 4828-551-1949 or email goodnessgoddessme@yahoo.com
Bilingual staff present? Not currently.

First Baptist Hendersonville
312 5th Avenue West, Hendersonville, NC 28739

Ages: Kindergarten – Grade 8
Cost: $10/day (FB Church members have 1st priority)
Time of Service: 7:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
How to Register: Registration Form Linked
Bilingual staff present? Not currently.

The Learning Center (TLC HVL)
2682B Greenville Highway, Flat Rock, NC 28731

Cost: $150/week for group session OR $50/hour for private tutoring
Time of Service: 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m. (group session)
How to Register: www.tlchvl.org
Bilingual staff present? Not currently.

The Riveter
701 Old Fanning Bridge Road, Mills River, NC 28732

Afternoon Climb + Child Care
Ages: 6-15
Cost:$50/day OR $175/week (closed Wednesdays)
Time of Service: 1 p.m.-5 p.m.
How to Register: Call 828-676-2566, email info@RiveterNC.com, or website
Bilingual staff present? Not currently.

The Salvation Army of Hendersonville
239 3rd Ave. E. Hendersonville, NC 28792

Cost: $65/week per child + $50 registration fee
Time of Service: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
How to Register: Call 828-693-4181
Bilingual staff present? Not currently.

YMCA at the Kellogg Center
1181 Broyles Road, Hendersonville, NC, 28791

Cost: All Virtual 5 days a week = $200/week per child | After School=$95/week per child | Mixed After-School and Virtual days = $150/week per child
Time of Service: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Meals: Lunch TBD, afternoon snack provided
How to Register: ymcawnc.org or email – lguysick@ymcawnc.org
Bilingual staff present? Not currently.

One Town Square Blvd. Suite 120 (Biltmore Park) Asheville, NC, 28803

Cost: $279/weekly or 4 consecutive weeks ($249/week)
Time of Service: 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (longer time slots available)
How to Register: 828-575-0355, Asheville@ZaniacLearning.com, or the Zaniac website.
Bilingual staff present? Yes, Spanish.

Local Organizations

True Ridge

In order to provide support and services to the LatinX community that has been disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 statewide, True Ridge – a local organization in Henderson County – was one of 5 organizations selected by the NC Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and its unique influence on LatinX communities. True Ridge will be providing and promoting:

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) kits including face coverings and hand sanitizers
  • Culturally and linguistically appropriate information about wearing face coverings, testing and testing sites, social distancing, engagement and responsiveness to contact tracing, quarantine and isolation
  • Spanish speaking Hotline (828)329-7169 with information on available resources and services (available 5 days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
  • The campaign “LA CURA COMIENZA CONTIGO” (The cure begins with you) sharing culturally and linguistically relevant information about COVID-19