Welcome to Para Hills Schools OSHC

Selecting a school for your child is one of the most crucial decisions a parent can make, particularly in the formative years when the foundations for your child's future development are established. Para Hills Schools has a vibrant learning community.

Our OSHC service provides the neccessary Before and After School Care learning your child needs with our National Framework programs, your child can enjoy, learn and develop whilst under our care.

Our Children’s Services programs include:

We provide activities promoting positive, healthy children with a non-biased focus. While children are playing they have opportunities to:

  • Learn new skills and interests
  • Develop guiding values to help them make healthy life choices through interactions with other children and staff
  • Participate in a supportive, caring and encouraging environment
  • Contribute their ideas and opinions to the program in ways that are valued and respected
  • Build self confidence, a positive identity and social skills

Activities include:

  • Physical activities that develop fitness, coordination and sportsmanship
  • Healthy eating and cooking that teach valuable life skills
  • Creative art projects that develop an appreciation of different cultures
  • Music, dance and drama experiences that help children to express themselves

Download our Family Handbook

Download our Enrolment Form

Download a Booking Form Term 3

Download our Direct Debit Request

Bookings are essential. You will also be required to fill in an enrolment form for each child utilising this facility prior to their first visit. For further information or to make a booking contact (08) 8200 2516 or bookings.oshc@ymca.org.au

The YMCA Out of School Hours Care (OSCH) SA is a Centrelink registered childcare provider. To register for Family Assistance and Childcare Benefit (CCB) please phone 13 61 50 or visit Family Assistance Website. Families for whom English is not the primary language may receive translation assistance by calling 13 16 73. All families wishing to use our OSHC service must register beforehand.

Regardless of your child's additional care requirements, we will be happy to discuss and explore the best solutions for you and your child's individual needs. Commonwealth support and funding is also available to assist child care services to include children with additional needs.

Nut Free Policy & Anaphylaxis
Please be aware that there are children enrolled in this service, who are at risk of anaphylaxis. In the circumstances, we have a nut free policy & do not allow children to share food, as there are also other foods that can trigger an anaphylaxis reaction. Thank you for your co-operation.



Opening Times

Before School Care

Monday - Friday 6.30am - 8.30am

 After School Care

Monday - Friday 3.00pm - 6.15pm

Extended Before School Care

Monday - Friday 6.30am - 9.00am

Early Closure
(Pre School)

Monday - Friday 2.00pm - 6.15pm

Pupils Free Days (PFD)

(School holidays & school closure)

Monday - Friday 6.30am - 6.15pm on each pupil free day during the school term (if enrolments exceed 15)

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