YMCA at Lewiston-Porter

  • YMCA Buffalo Niagara is a charitable, community based organization committed to providing programs designed to build a healthy spirit, mind, and body for all. 

    The YMCA's program operates based upon the Lewiston-Porter instructional calendar. We will not be in operation on any days off or breaks when school is not in session. 

    Forms and Rates: 


    Before and After School Care

    The Y helps kids reach their potential and thrive in a safe, trustworthy setting. The Y offers a curriculum that aligns with the school day and supports growth in literacy, math, and science while infusing the arts, physical fitness, and fun. The curriculum appeals to kids while building confidence, encouraging self-expression, and enriching social development. 

    AM Program: 7am-School Start

    All students will be dropped off to door 7 in the PEC building. IEC students will be walked to school by YMCA staff daily. PEC students are dismissed at the bell.

    PM Program: School dismissal-6pm

    All PEC students will be received by YMCA employees in the building. IEC students will be picked up by a YMCA staff and walked to the PEC building for program. 

    Parent Handbook: https://www.ymcabuffaloniagara.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/2017SACC-handbook-171100-sprd.pdf 


    Use of masks: Masks will be worn by students during drop off, pick up and all transition times. Students will be able to remove their masks when they are seated in their socially distant classroom seat. Staff are required to wear masks throughout the entire day. 

     UPK Extended Day Care

    Extended Day Program


    The Lew-Port Extended Day Program is an opportunity for your child to gain additional cognitive, social, language, and motors skills.

    The program is taught by the UPK teachers who currently hold NYS Certification in Early Childhood Education. The Extended Day Program is registered through the Office of Children and Family Services.

    Morning and afternoon busing, at 4 years old, (scheduled days must remain the same for afternoon busing throughout the school year) to home is available through the district. The children stay in the Pre-K wing with their teacher for the extended day program. 

    Extended Day Program with Before and After school Care

    7:00am – 6:00pm

    The before/after care room is in the Pre-K wing of Lew-Port school. Children will be walked to class by YMCA staff if they participate in before school care. Children will stay with their Pre-K teacher for the extended day portion of the day. Children will be picked up from their classroom by YMCA staff for after school care.  

    Summer Day Camp

    Summer 2021 Information Coming Soon