School Care

008 WHMS Camp 7 17Woodland Hill Montessori School offers an enriching, educational, fun, and social school care program for students in Primary-Middle School. We offer enrichment activities that contribute to a well-rounded educational experience for students while following some basic Montessori principles.

The school care program offers two different programs; before- and after-school care as well as Enrichment care. Before and After Care is offered on a daily basis while Enrichment care is offered on select days when school is not in session.



Daily Hours:

Before Care: 7:45 – 8:20 a.m.

After Care: 2:50 – 6:00 p.m.

Enrichment: 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.



The school care program can accommodate your child on a regular or drop-in basis. A registration form is required for all regular participants. If you would like to use the program in a drop-in capacity, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.-Gonzalez (518-283-5400) for the day you need care for your child, and the proper accommodations will be made.

Cost for 2022-2023

  • Five days per week (7:45 – 8:20 a.m.* and 2:50 – 6:00 p.m.): $3,440
  • Four days per week (7:45 – 8:20 a.m.* and 2:50 – 6:00 p.m.): $3,260
  • Three days per week (7:45 – 8:20 a.m.* and 2:50 – 6:00 p.m.): $2,930
  • Five days per week (7:45 – 8:20 a.m.* and 2:50 – 4 p.m.): $2,500

 Morning Care only (7:45 – 8:20 a.m.): $1,000

  • Daily drop-in fee – Morning Care (7:45 – 8:20 a.m.) $15
  • Daily drop-in fee – After Care (2:50 – 6:00 p.m.) $30


  • Daily Enrichment Care (8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.) $75 for 2022-2023 school year

*Please note there is no discount for not participating in early morning care.

Typical Day:

The following is a brief outline of the day. Specific activities and programs vary.

            • 3:00 p.m. Students enter the program and attendance is taken. With the exception of the Primary program, the first half-hour is used for quiet time. During this time homework, reading, and quiet games are encouraged.
            • 3:15 p.m. Afternoon snack time.
            • 3:30 p.m. Children go outside weather permitting. If we are not able to go outside we encourage physical activity within the building.
            • 4:00 p.m. Children create art projects, play games, make crafts, and become involved with the activities of the after-care classroom.
            • 6:00 p.m. End time