Welcome to the South Bay Union School District EXPLORE After School Program. This program is operated under the supervision Site Principal, and the Site Coordinator of the EXPLORE After School Program. The program will provide a quality after school experience, which parents can rely on throughout the school year. A variety of enriching activities which include arts & crafts, games, sports, quiet study time, homework assistance, and “free time” for the children to pursue their own interests are provided in a fun, safe, friendly environment. In addition, tutoring help is available for students who need academic assistance. The After School Program is funded and operated under guidelines set up by the State Department of Education After School Education and Safety Program (ASES).

Mission Statement
The EXPLORE After School Program will provide quality, affordable services that allow for input from staff, parents, and children in order to consistently improve and create dynamic programs. A caring, nurturing, stimulating environment that promotes physical, social, academic, and mental growth will be provided to all participants. We recognize the uniqueness of the individual child, family, and community in which we reside. We provide a safe place to test boundaries where children and staff can learn through their experiences to better understand themselves and one another.

Hours of Operation

  • Summer Hours(M-F): 7:45AM - 5:15PM

  • Pine Hill School Explore Regular Hours(Tu,Wed,Th,F): 2:30PM - 6:00PM

  • South Bay School Explore Regular Hours(Tu,Wed,Th,F): 3:10PM - 6:10PM

  • Early Release Hours on Monday

    • Pine Hill School: 12:50PM - 6:00PM

    • South Bay School: 12:50PM - 6:10PM