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Daycare

Click here for information for the 2016 Summer Daycare Program.


We serve clients equally, without regard to ability, race, color, religion or national origins. Please take the time to read this handbook carefully.

Our program is designed to meet the needs of working parents during the hours of operation. It is offered at each elementary school for students enrolled at that school, Kindergarten through the Fifth grade.  Our program operates 5 days per week according to the Shelby County Public Schools calendar and will be open all day on a limited basis  (please see page 2 for details). In extraordinary conditions, parents will be contacted and informed of any program changes.    

If you should still have questions, feel free to contact Shelby County Public Schools District Daycare Manager at 633-4057 or 321-7326 or please call your school’s Program Director:

  • Rocket Power 633-4057
  • Eagle Power 829-0255
  • Panther Power 633-7106
  • Bobcat Mountain 722-5646
  • Tiger Academy 633-7107
  • Wright Care 633-7105

NEWS TO KNOW (July 2015)

Ms. Bruner will be leading our six Daycare Directors at each elementary school to provide high quality licensed childcare in the afterschool and full day programs for the 2015-16 school year.  She has been working this summer at our full day summer camp at Panther Power - Painted Stone Elementary.  The program is open from 7am-6pm Monday thru Friday / June 8-July 31.  This summer has been a student led program following “The Seven Habits.” Students have worked on being proactive and beginning with the end in mind by having Light House Meetings each Monday to plan their activities for the week.  The students have had the opportunities to synergize during free choice play, gross motor play, arts and crafts, using the Ipads to gain information, science experiments to share with each other and to participate in the summer reading program by reading for 30 minutes each day.  They have worked on finding the win/win in situations and seeking first to understand, the be understood with their peers.  Students have either gone swimming at the FAC or traveled for a picnic at splash parks once a week and have gone on field trips to the Louisville Zoo, Kentucky Science Center and Coach D Park.  This Thursday, PSE’s gym will truly be the place to be with Backyard Bounce setting up our own Bounce House for the day.  Students have led themselves in a science fair and are following the eighth habit (find your voice and help others find theirs) by having Panther Power’s Got Talent and Art Show on July 30.  They are closing out the summer with the seventh habit (sharpening your saw) by going to Barnes and Noble to receive a book of their choice for meeting their reading goals and picnicking at the Water Park Splashpark.