After School

A new after school enrichment program primarily for elementary age students enrolled in any one of the six traditional calendar elementary schools within Orange County.  The program will be located at the Central Recreation Center in downtown Hillsborough.  Transportation from your child’s school to the Central Recreation Center will be provided via County-owned and operated 15 passenger vans. The After School Enrichment Program will provide three hours of enrichment learning including sports and fitness, homework assistance, STEAM-based activities in the areas of science, engineering, art, music and much more.  The program will operate from school dismissal until 6:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday when school is in session.  Snack is provided.  

Program Details

  • Grades: Pre-K-5th
  • School Requirement: Cameron Park, Grady Brown, New Hope, or Pathways Elementary

Lottery Application & Acceptance

Still accepting applications on a first-come, first-served basis until Wednesday, August 21 for students at Cameron Park, Grady Brown, New Hope, and Pathways Elementary schools.  Limited spots available from each school.  

Applications may be submitted in person Monday thru Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., at the Central Recreation Center, 302 West Tryon Street, Hillsborough or by email to

Any child and/or sibling selected in the program will be notified within one business day of a properly received application.  

Program Documents

After School Handbook

Medication Policy & Consent Form