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Payment Methods

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PLEASE BE AWARE THAT UNIBANK IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE FOR COMMUNITY SCHOOLS AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM.

THE PAYMENT OPTIONS ARE BELOW:

We are happy to announce that the new online payment option through EZChildTrack is now available!
The following fees will be charged to the families as outlined below:
  • $1.00 fee for each E-Check Transaction-Available starting October 2, 2018
  • 2.75% flat fee for each Credit Card transaction

As a reminder, you may still use the following payment options:

  • Pay onsite by Check or Money Order with Site Coordinator
  • Mail or drop off Check or Money Order at Community Schools main office located at 167 Holland Street, Rm 132 Somerville, MA 02144
  • Automatic payment set up through your personal bank made out to: S.C.S.P and mailed to 167 Holland Street, Rm 132 Somerville, MA 02144
Finally, please note that Unibank is no longer available for online payments for Community Schools.
Please contact our main office at 617-625-6600 X 6970 if you have any questions.

Paying for Afterschool Services

Scholarships and Subsidies

Tuition Assistance Application Form: English, Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Creole

Tuition assistance is available for families that qualify.  Apply for funding within the program using the Financial Assistance Application Forms, or through a voucher or subsidy funded by the Early Education and Care Department of Massachusetts. Newly expanded sliding scale fees for this fall.

A newly expanded sliding fee scale in 2018-2019 makes afterschool programming more accessible to families. Income levels have been increased to better align with affordable housing guidelines and expand access to more families. If you didn't qualify before, you may qualify for some type of reduced rate now, based on the number of family members and your monthly family income. We encourage you to apply or contact our office to learn more (617) 625-6600, x6970.

PreKindergarten After School Program

Maximum Weekly Cost is $150.00. Financial assistance is available on a sliding scale. Please see the FAQ with Sliding Scale Information above to learn more. 5 day option only for this program.
 

K-5 After School Program

Maximum Weekly Cost is $140.00. 
4 days $130
3 days $110
5 days required for certain Kindergarten classrooms.
Financial assistance is available on a sliding scale. Please see the FAQ with Sliding Scale Information above to learn more.
Childcare Choices of Boston (ABCD) vouchers are accepted.  If your family is not eligible for a voucher or is on the EEC waiting list, families are encouraged to apply for scholarship assistance (see forms under "Scholarships and Subsidies" above).