FAQs

FAQs

Below, you’ll find a list of frequently asked questions- but this list is a work in progress!  If you have a question that isn’t answered below, please feel free to contact us, and we’ll get back to you as quickly as we can.

Q: Is Polite Piggy’s open for before care during inclement weather?

A: No we are not. We are sensitive to the needs of families however, we must give the time needed for the building engineers to prepare the building and grounds for school’s opening.

Q: How do I return summer camp forms?

A: Summer camp forms can be hand delivered to Maury Elementary or Tyler Elementary after 4 pm daily once registration begins.

Forms can also be mailed to PO Box 31215, WDC 2003o.

Q: How much does before school programming cost?

A: The standard rate is $8 per day (please click fees-before and after care-and sliding scale if needed)

Q: How much does after school programming cost?

A: The standard rate is $20 per day (please click fees-before and after care-and sliding scale if needed)

Q: What time does before school programming begin?

A: Tyler Elementary begins at 7:00  am

A: Maury Elementary begins at 7:15 am

Q: What time does after school programming end?

A: 6:00 pm all schools

Q: Does my child need to be potty trained to participate in before school programming or after school programming?

A: No, especially in summer. We work diligently with families to reinforce bathroom use. Together, we will make a plan. We ask families to communicate with us in advance if a child is not potty trained.

Q: Should I pack a snack for my child, or is snack provided?

A: Snack is always provided. The only meal sent by families is lunch daily during camp days.

Q: Do you offer a sibling discount?

A: Yes, we provide a 25% sibling discount

Q: Is before care programming or after care programming available on a drop in basis?

A: Yes, space permitting. Families seeking drop in days must register during the registration window with all other families. Once spaces are filled, drop ins can not be added.

Q: Is before care programming or after care programming available on a part-time basis?

A: Yes, we cater to the needs of your family.

Q: Are the kids separated by age/grade during before and after care programming?

A: In beforecare, children are broken into groups (Preschool-K & Grades 1 and up). In aftercare, each group is separated by age except for our “Big Kids” grades 3-5.

Q: Does Polite Piggy’s offer camp on school holidays?
A: We are closed on all federal holidays and Emancipation Day. We also close at 3 pm on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

Q: Does Polite Piggy’s offer aftercare programming on half days?

A: Yes, we are open from 12:15 pm to 6:00 pm

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