After School Awesome

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Ready for the most awesome after school program in Lafayette?

Kids love it, parents love it, and we love it!

After School Awesome features games, crafts, sports, and play in all of our amazing facilities at the Lafayette Community Center! With our Kindergym, Sports Rink, Playground, Trails, and many rooms at the Community Center, we have tons of space and ways to play! Don't forget our fun loving awesome staff who guide your kids throughout the afternoon! 

After School Awesome features the lowest rates in town at $9/hr and we let you pick what days of the week you want to come!

If your schedule changes, no problem! We are flexible and want to provide the best service we can.

For more info, see below or contact Recreation Supervisor Steven Heinsma, - 925-284-2234 


2020/21 - Application Now Open!


Registration Schedule:

March 2nd - Registration Opens for current ASA Families

April 6th - Registration Open to All

April 1st - July 31st - Families will be notified of their status as applications are received and processed (typically 5-7 business days).

Accepted families have one registration for the whole year and are able to make changes to their schedule monthly.

Register here:


After School Awesome Cost 2020-21

Cost Description:
Fees are calculated based on $9/hr and include all no school days, minimum days, and conference days.
Families are given a payment plan at registration and are charged at the 1st of each month to the card on file to pay for that month.

Fees are subject to change

Refund requests must be made at least 14 days in advance of the 1st day of the next month or you are responsible to pay the next months fee.

2020-21 Information Guide



Application Process:

To apply:
Step 1: Click the application link above to be taken to our registration site
Step 2: Parents and children must have an account to complete the application
Step 3: Add the application to your cart.
Step 4: Fill out the required information and complete the free process.
Step 5: Your completed application will be reviewed by the supervisor of the program and you will be notified within 10 business days of your status.

Priority registration is given to past ASA families. We accept 1-Day, 2-Day, 3-Day, 4-Day, or Every Day. You must commit to at least one day of the week (i.e. Mondays) and a pick-up time of either 4:30pm or 6:00pm for the year. Occasional day additions can be requested. Change's in schedule are accommodated.

Upon acceptance to the program, parents will need to complete the enrollment process.

To enroll, please call or stop by the Lafayette Community Center office. Payment for the month of August will be due at enrollment.

The Program: 

After School Awesome (ASA) is managed and operated by the City of Lafayette. Our trained staff has a wealth of experience working with children and truly cares about providing the best care and safety possible. After School Awesome follows the Lafayette School District Calendar and is open on all school days. Please find the Lafayette School District Calendar here:

The program provides various activities for transitional kindergarten to 5th grade students and is open from school dismissal until 6:00pm. After School Awesome features free play, sports, hikes, arts & crafts, science, homework help, and various other enrichment opportunities. Each day is different at After School Awesome, but each day kids will be safe and HAVE FUN!

The program is located at the Lafayette Community Center (500 St. Mary’s Road) in the Cedar Room. The Lafayette Community Center features a playground, kindergym, rink sports court, bocce ball area, trails, and rooms galore that After School Awesome will use each week. We look forward to having an AWESOME school year with you!


Students in the program will need to either purchase a bus pass at or find alternate transportation to the Community Center after school. Currently the Burton Valley Elementary Bus' are the only ones that stop at the Community Center. There will be a bus for Late TK, Early Kinder, Late Kinder, and 1st-5th. Students will be received by City Staff at the Community Center upon arrival.  

There is no bus for Early TK.

There are currently no bus' that come to the community center from the three other elementary schools in Lafayette. Alternate transportation will be needed like: Zum child ride service, carpool, parent drop-of, or other options.