220 Main Street
Newport, NJ 08345
Our Kids’ Center is a free after school program open to all students in grades K – 8. Students that participate go directly from their classroom at the end of the school day to the cafeteria to sign in where they will participate in a variety of activities. Parents must arrange to have their child picked up from the program by 5:00 pm. All students wishing to attend the Kids’ Center program must have a parent fill out all necessary forms. The forms are available at the school.
Contact Kids' Center at 447-4673 x5 between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm.
Eric de Jong, Kids' Center Coordinator
April Moore, Kids' Center Supervisor and Administrative Assisant
Cindy Bernstein, Youth Development Specialist
Kids' Center provides support counseling, on-site school-aged child care (K-8), access to health care services, academic support, family support and enrichment activities. Services are available to all students of Downe Township Elementary School and their families. Services provided by Kids' Center are primarily free of charge.
Explanation of Program
Kids' Center is collaborative of the State of New Jersey, Downe Township Elementary School and Complete Care Health Network. Kids' Center is a School Based Youth Services program funded by a Department of Children and Families grant.