Third Base After-School Care Program

The Austin ISD 3rd Base After-School Program is a tuition-based, licensed childcare operation that currently services 25 elementary campuses within the district. This campus based program will allow a seamless transition from the classroom to after-school care for students in grades PK4 - 5th. The intent of the program is to provide a safe environment that enhances the student experience through quality programming and experiences. The 3rd Base Program is owned and operated by the school district.

The goals of the 3rd Base Program are:

  • Focus on the educational, social, and physical needs of all children.
  • Provide working families with a safe and secure environment for after-school care.
  • Attract and maintain quality staff dedicated to the well being of all children.
  • Expand community outreach and partner involvement.
  • Leverage technology to meet student, parent, and administrative needs.