Welcome to the

Caroline After School Program (CASP) !

CASP News

-CASP is hiring Program Aides for the 2021-2022 school year. Click here to view the full job description.

-CASP will return to in-person care for the 2021-2022 school year. Registration is currently full. Please contact the Director with any questions or to be put on a waiting list.

-We had a fabulous and innovative 2020-2021 school year with Virtual CASP. Thank you to everyone who made it possible.

-Thank you to everyone who donated to CASP during our fundraisers throughout the year. We deeply appreciate your support.

-How Can I Help CASP? Please check our list here to learn about simple ways you can support us.

About CASP

CASP is a private, non-profit, parent-governed organization primarily serving children attending Caroline Elementary School. Children are admitted to CASP on a first-come, first-serve basis. No student will be excluded solely on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, income, or special needs.


The objectives of CASP are to

  • Provide a safe environment

  • Provide enjoyable and recreational activities

  • Provide engaging and enriching activities

  • Encourage children to assume individual responsibility

  • Foster both group and individual cooperation

  • Facilitate development of social interactions

  • Foster student health and wellness through a combination of physical activity and adequate nourishing food

  • Provide a quiet place for all children to do their homework

  • Help children develop a sense of identity and self-worth

  • Promote caring and friendship

  • Assist children in finding appropriate outlets for anger and frustration; to re-direct harmful and/or destructive tendencies

  • Encourage autonomy

  • Provide contact with the larger community

  • Reduce gender-stereotyping tendencies


Our Mission

The mission of CASP is to provide high-quality full time after school care and supplemental full day care to area children in kindergarten through fifth grade. CASP will provide a safe, supportive and nurturing environment for enjoyable recreational activities that will foster:

  • Social skills (sharing, consideration, respect, sportsmanship and cooperation)

  • Sense of identity and self-worth

  • Individual responsibility

  • Emotional growth

  • Creative and artistic expression