Outside School Hours Care

Outside School Hours Care

Groves Christian College runs a Before & After School Care program for the convenience of our families. We do this to better serve the needs of the school community. “Before School Care” is held at the Early Learning Centre and “After School Care” is held in the Groves Multi-Purpose Centre (MPC) on Campus 1.

Before & After School Care caters for all students from Prep to Year 12.

Before School Care

Each school day from 7:00am – 8:30am at Early Learning Centre (44 Laughlin St). The Groves bus transports students to Campus 1 before school starts.

2018 Fees: $23 per child per day + $50 Deposit per child or $100 max per family which is payable to secure your place.

After School Care

Each school day from 3:10pm – 6:00pm on Campus 1 (Laughlin St). Campus 2 students who require OSHC, are able to catch the shuttle bus to Campus 1 and walk directly to an OSHC staff member.

2018 Fees: $21 per child per day + $50 Deposit per child or $100 max per family which is payable to secure your place.

A simple afternoon tea is provided for students each day.

Payment Information

The deposit is non-refundable and goes towards their first week’s fees. If you withdraw from the program you will need to give at least 2 weeks’ notice to avoid further costs. Payment must be paid at least fortnightly in advance. Unpaid places will be made available to others on the waiting list.

Payments can be made by direct debit only. The After School Care program is also eligible for the Child Care Benefit and Child Care Rebate for eligible families. You will need to provide your CRN number to be eligible for this Benefit. Completed application forms and all required documentation is required before we can accept your child.


To enrol please complete the Enrolment Application Form and return it with your deposit as soon as possible. Once enrolled, please write a note in your child’s diary to notify their teacher which days they are attending ASC.

Before & After School Care Enrolment Form ASC Parent Handbook


For further information about these services, please contact us:

The Director:
Early Learning Centre
44 Laughlin Street, Kingston QLD 4114
(07) 3380 5833