Extended Day Programs

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    **Marion Afterschool Programs will be closed until May 1st following Marion County Public Schools school closure guidelines.  Billing for services will be suspended until 5/01.  Please continue to monitor the Marion County Public School website for further developments.**


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     Color Changing Milk Explosion


    Magnet Painting


    Floating Ping Pong


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    The Marion Afterschool Programs (formerly Extended Day Program) provides before and/or after school childcare services at thirty-eight school sites throughout Marion County. Approximately 3,000 students per day participate in this program. The morning programs are open as early as 6:30 a.m. until school starts and the afternoon programs open at school dismissal until 6:00 p.m. The program is available every day school is in session, including early release days. This is a flat rate, fee-based program. 


    Extended Day provides opportunities for children to develop socially, emotionally, and physically, within a warm and caring atmosphere. This is accomplished through our focus on leadership, academics, wellness, and S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math).


    Programming enrichment opportunities include: the Discovery Science Center, 4H, The Humane Society, Feed the Need Gardening Program, and various programming activities such as wellness, sewing, science, arts, cooking projects, outdoor sports, Spanish, and more.

Marion Afterschool Programs Contact Information


Name Job Title


Pamela Eubanks Program Manager


Karen Lourenco Program Specialist


Joy Newkirk Program Specialist


Email: MAP@marion.k12.fl.us