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KEYZone School Age Care

K.E.Y. Zone is a collaborative program of the Duluth Y and ISD 709 Community Education.  The locations of these high quality programs are at all 9 Duluth Public Elementary Schools, which provides services for grades K-5 year round including summer and school breaks.


School Year Programming:

Open to students attending the school during the day.


2:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (when school is in session)

Program is open at select sites during school breaks from 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

 with an additional $37 daily rate per child.

Typical Day:  

Time In

Time Out


2:15 p.m.

3:00 p.m.

Check-in, Snack and Physical Recreation

3:00 p.m.

4:00 p.m.

Brain Time Activities

4:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.


5:00 p.m.

6:00 p.m.

Choice Time and Check-out



Congdon Park, 218-336-8825 x1 (3116 East Superior Street)
Homecroft, 218-336-8865 x5 (4748 Howard Gnesen Road)
Lakewood, 218-336-8870 x2602 (5207 North Tischer Road)
Laura MacArthur, 218-336-8900 x3104 (720 North Central Avenue)
Lester Park, 218-336-8875 x2689 (5300 Glenwood Street)*
Lowell, 218-336-8895 x2947 (2000 Rice Lake Road)
Myers-Wilkins, 218-393-4463 (1027 North 8th Avenue East)
Piedmont, 218-336-8950 x2795 (2827 Chambersburg Avenue)
Stowe, 218-336-8965 x3904 (715  101st Avenue West)



A $30.00 registration fee for each child. Fees are due with completed registration materials and are non-refundable.


Contract Option A

Full time afterschool

5 days/week


Contract Option B

Flex afterschool

12 sessions/month



Registration Date: To start on the first day of school in the fall, you must register between April 2018 through August 1, 2018, but space is limited at some sites so register early to grantee a spot. Registration after August 1, 2018, the start date will be decided by site capacity.

Contact and Registration

·        Summer  2018 Registration: March 5-April 30, 2018 (Space is limited)

·        Fall 2018 Registration: TBA

For more information, contact the KEY Zone Main Office
 located at Laura MacArthur School at 218-336-8900 x2.


K.E.Y. Zone Summer Program 
Open to all area children (need not attend Duluth public schools).
For students who have completed kindergarten through completed 5th grade.
Activities include special on-site programing and weekly off-site field trips.
Space is limited so please register early

Hours6:30 am – 6:00 pm
Dates: Monday, June 18 – Friday, August 24 (Closed   July 4 HOLIDAY)
Rates: $30 registration fee per child, *$39 daily rate (includes field trip costs)
*Child care assistance accepted, but must register by calling main office
At 218-336-8900 x 2
Sites:  TBA

Registration Date: Opens March 5, 2018 (Space is limited so register early)

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