4th R … Before & After School Program
Program Director ... James Hobbs (277-6186)

4th R is a City of Sacramento Parks & Recreation program that offers fee-based before and after school childcare.  Below is an description of their program taken from their website.

“Conveniently located on many elementary school campuses, The 4th “R” offers year-round child care for Kindergarten through 6th grade children. We offer a safe, well supervised, comfortable, and supportive environment for your child.”

“In operation since June 1986, The 4th “R” introduces children to a variety of recreational activities while providing a well-planned, nurturing environment that promotes healthy development of the child. Qualified staff provide a wide variety of group and individual activities to enhance your child’s physical, social and emotional development.”

“We are open 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday – Friday, year-round. The 4th “R” operates during summer vacation as well as winter and spring breaks. However, we are closed during official City holidays and staff training days.”

“Your children will have unique experiences such as: singing and dancing, instrument exploration, opportunities for development in visual arts, participation in active games and sports, involvement in dramatic productions, introduction to cooking and nutrition, physical and life sciences, nature exploration, problem solving, and interesting local and out-of-town field trips.”

“The 4th “R” is a positive place for your child to be before and after school! In addition to a variety of fun, interesting, and educational activities available for your child, we offer a safe, well supervised, comfortable, and supportive environment!”

Please contact the Program Director for more information.