Basically, we have a lot of fun!
3:00pm Pick up from Halswell, Oaklands, Ladbrooks, and Our Lady of Assumption schools daily
Children are transported to 7 Oaks School in the Baxter’s Buddies vans.
Healthy afternoon tea provided and drink of water and/or milk.
Those children who’s parents have requested reading or homework supervision will be helped during this time. Children who are not required to do homework will participate in supervised free choice activities.
Baxter’s Buddies believes after school care should always be fun and fitness/interest focused and have age related activites.
Big Buddies – Between 4-5 pm our older (Year 4 and above) buddies get time to work on projects and get involved in activities and games that are related to their interests in the Art Room.
Bantum Buddies – The younger buddies in (Year 3 or below) have time in the main classroom to complete a fun art/craft activity or play games that are at their level.
5:00 pm – Mat Time and Awards for the buddies of they day. We have a weekly behaviour value, e.g kindness or patience which we encourage our buddies to practice. Those children who have shown this quality most often during the session receive a prize from our Good Choices Box.
5:15 – 6pm Supervised free choice