Scottsdale's After-School Program

Due to SUSD’s closure, the city of Scottsdale will suspend after school programs. Staff is considering alternative options to support our community’s needs, and will share that information as it becomes available.

After-School Programs

Learn about all the benefits of Scottsdale's After-School Program in these videos from a parent, a participant, and a staff member.

Please review our Youth Development After-School Program guidelines (PDF) for important information regarding our programs.

Our trained recreation leaders conduct daily activities including:

  • Arts & crafts
  • Sports, fitness & games
  • Educational programs
  • Gardening & nutrition
  • Drama
  • Cookouts
  • Homework help
  • Guest speakers
  • Special events

Who Can Register

Youth in grades K-8, depending on location. Our programs are located at the following locations. 

Scottsdale's After-School programs may have limited registration based upon the school your student attends. Please contact Youth Development at 480-312-2329 to locate the closest After-School program location where you can register your child.

Registration is on-going. See our flyer in English (PDF) or Spanish (PDF)for more information.


2019-20 Community Center Programs

Total Annual Cost: $420

Payment Plan: 10 Monthly Installments of $42

2019-20 School Based Programs

School Based Total Cost: $240

Payment plan: 10 Monthly Installments of $24

Please call 480-312-2329 for more information.

Date & Time

All programs start and end in correlation with the Scottsdale Unified School District calendar links to external site including all regular school breaks. Please refer to each program’s monthly activity calendar for specific dates closed. Program start time is school release until 6 p.m., Monday - Friday (start times vary due to school schedules).


Please visit ;online registrationlinks to external site to register your child. Search "After School Program" to find the appropriate location. Registration will be accepted on a first come, first served basis - space is limited. 

Drop-in Policy

During most program days, participants may arrive at any time after the program begins and they may depart at any time without signing in or out. By having your child handle these issues they will be developing responsibility and trust.

Special Needs

If your child has special needs relating to disability, please contact Adaptive Recreation Services at 480-312-2234. Staff will discuss your child’s needs and determine appropriate accommodations. Children with disabilities are included into existing programs with their non-disabled peers.

Contact Information

City of Scottsdale - Youth Development
8625 E. Mountain View Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
P: 480-312-2329

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