Welcome to the

Caroline After School Program (CASP) !


Giving Tuesday November 30

Please take a moment to read our direct appeal by clicking here

and consider making a donation to CASP by clicking here or the link in the letter.

Thank you for your continued support.


Are you looking for a fun and engaging holiday gift for a special child in your life? Maybe you’re looking for a great way to keep a child busy over winter break. Look no further, CASP is back with our popular fundraiser… Grab-N-Go! Grab-N-Go is a fantastic way to get a bag of fun for any child in Kindergarten – 6th Grade. Your Grab-N-Go Bag includes some fun reusable activities that you create and keep on playing with again and again!

Click here for more details and a PDF fillable order form.

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

-CASP is running in-person 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 year with Virtual CASP. Thank you to those who made it possible.

-Thank you to everyone who participated in our fundraisers throughout the year. We appreciate your support.

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