CHILDCARE
Gerald FORD Elementary

Family YMCA of the Desert
43-930 San Pablo Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260
Phone #: 760-341-9622
Fax #: 760-779-9651

Ford Elementary

License #:  334800967

Ages
Kindergarten - 12 Years

Location
44-210 Warner Trail
Indian Wells, Ca 92210

Phone Number
760-902-1754

Days
Monday - Friday

Times
7:00AM - 6:00PM

Registration Fee
$135 for the first child, $30 for the second child and each child after that is no cost.

Registration Packet
Financial Assistance Forms

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2013/2014 Fall School-Age & 
Early Childhood Education/Preschool Program Rates

School-Age
Plan:
Description:
Number 
of Days
Monthly
Rate
BI-Weekly
Rate
Plan 1

AM Care (1st-5th Grades)
7:00AM until school starts

5 days
3 days

$200.00
$120.00

$101.00
$61.00

Plan 2 Kindergarten Care (Only for Kindergarten) Before and After school for Kinder AM &Kinder PM. Kindergarten care is offered to those who need 
5 hours or more per day.
5 days
3 days
$435.00
$295.00
$218.00
$148.00
Plan 3 After School Childcare/Kindergarten AM or PM only Dismissal from 1st-5th grade classes until 6:00PM or before care for AM kinders 
or after care for PM kinders
5 days
3 days
$330.00
$230.00
$166.00
$116.00
 Plan 4 Before and After School Childcare(1st-5th grades) 7:00AM until school starts /dismissal from school until 6:00PM  5 days
3 days
$390.00
$265.00
$196.00
$133.00


Winter & Spring Holiday Rates (School age only/weekly fees)
Number of Days
Weekly Rate
Five day rate
Three day rate
$110.00
$75.00



Early Childhood Education/Preschool 

Description:
Monthly 
Rate
BI-WEEKLY 
Rate
5 Full Days 7:00AM - 6:00PM
$575.00
$288.00
 3 Full Days or 5 Half Days
(3 Designated Days or 5 half days from 7:00AM to 12:00PM)
$455.00 $228.00
 WRAP AROUND CARE(For State Participants(Sept-June only)
This plan covers the hours that the children are not in state preschool programs.
 $455.00 $228.00 


Drop In Rates 

Description
DAILY RATE
Full Day
Half Day(For School-Age - only afternoons apply)
Before School(School-Age Only
$37.00
$27.00
$17.00

Full time childcare is available Monday through Friday from 7:00AM to 6:00PM.

A registration/material fee of $135.00 is required for every participant when they start the program. The fee for more than one child in a family is $30.00 and each child after that is at no cost.

The YMCA is a non-profit organization that provides financial assistance to qualified participants based on need and availability of funds.
*RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE