Glenwood Springs Elementary, Sopris Elementary, Glenwood Springs Middle, and Riverview School will offer programming starting at 6:30 a.m. and extending to 5:30 p.m, through two providers: Beyond the Bell and Springboard Education. 

Springboard Education provides research-based programming with activities that promote student learning and building academic skills, social-emotional development, physical well-being and healthy choices. Programming provides captivating student activities that are exciting, motivating, and fun to extend their learning into the out-of-school-time environment. 

Beyond the Bell is a program offering afterschool extracurricular activities and state licensed child care. This program offers a convenient way for students to participate in positive, educational, and fun after-school activities. While at Beyond the Bell, students can complete their homework, build positive relationships with other students, and choose to participate in extracurricular programs in a safe and friendly environment. 

How can I learn more or register? 

For more information on Springboard, contact Carmen Senter at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 303 656 7071. For more information on Beyond the Bell, contact Crystal Garrison at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 707-631-3993. 

Program registration and CCCAP applications will be available at your school's back to school night. (See below for more info on CCCAP.) Or you can register for Springboard programming online at or submit the Beyond the Bell application and email it to

How much does it cost?

Springboard fee schedule

  • Morning Session: approx $9.50/day 
  • Afternoon Session: approx $12.25/day
  • Early Release: approx $22/day

Registration Fee: $49.99 per family per school year 

Beyond the Bell fee schedule:

  • Morning Session: approx $10/day
  • Afternoon Session: approx $15/day
  • Early Release: approx $22/day

Registration fee: $25 per family per school year

What if I can't pay?

Programming will be offered for a fee, but no families will be turned away for inability to pay. Families are encouraged to apply for Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP) funding for program participation. To deterimine eligibility, please complete the CCCAP eligibility application (English) (Spanish)

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12.21.2017 - 01.02.2018


01.09.2018 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


01.12.2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


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