Latchkey Program Information

  • 2020-21 Latchkey Program Information

    All Latchkey Centers open at 7:00 a.m. and continues until regular classes begin. Centers re-open immediately after school and continue until 6:00 p.m. (See Latchkey Locations) list below.

    NOTE: Latchkey Centers are closed when Columbus City Schools are closed.

    A.M. Fee: $55.00 per week per child
    P.M. Fee: $60.00 per week per child
    A.M. & P.M. Fee: $75.00 per week per child.

    Latchkey fees are payable by check or money order and remitted to your Latchkey teacher on site. Cash payments are NOT accepted. Online payments are also accepted through the following school links (effective March 24, 2021):


    Columbus Spanish Immersion Academy
    Ecole Kenwood

    Forest Park
    Georgian Heights
    Indian Springs
    Oakland Park
    Olde Orchard
    Shady Lane

    The yearly registration fee is $30 for one child and $40 for two or more children in the same home. Registration fee is only refundable if the Latchkey Center of your choice does not open.

    Latchkey accepts Publicly Funded Child Care (PFCC)

    Latchkey Registration Dates & Times

    Monday, May 11 through Friday, May 15: Students currently enrolled in the Latchkey Program.

    Monday, May 18: Students enrolling in the Latchkey Program for the FIRST time.

    Registration Times:

    Morning - (7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.)

    Evening - (3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.)

    Registration takes place in the buildings where the programs are housed. Latchkey spots are filled on a first come, first served basis. Please contact the LATCHKEY TEACHER at the school attended by your student(s).

    NOTE: CCS Transportation Department may provide bus routes if the elementary school attended by your student(s) does not house a Latchkey Program.

    REGISTRATION COSTS (Check or Money Order ONLY)

    $30 (One child)

    $40 (Two or more children/same household)

    Latchkey accepts Publicly Funded Child Care (PFCC)

    REGISTRATION FEES must be in the form of a check or money order at the time of registration.

    Registrations fees are only refundable if the Latchkey Center of your choice does not open. 

    Latchkey Flyer

  •  2020-21 Columbus City School Latchkey Locations



    Alpine Elementary

    Avalon Elementary

    Berwick Alternative Elementary

    Clinton Elementary

    Columbus Spanish Immersion Academy

    Devonshire Alternative Elementary

    Forest Park Elementary

    Gables Elementary

    Georgian Hts. Alternative ES

    Indian Springs Elementary

    Indianola Alternative Elementary

    Kenwood Alternative Elementary

    Liberty Elementary 

    Maize Elementary

    Oakland Park Alternative Elementary

    Olde Orchard Alternative ES

    Scottwood Elementary

    Shady Lane Elementary

    Stewart Alternative ES 

    Westgate Alternative Elementary

    Winterset Elementary

    1590 Alpine Dr.

    5220 Avalon Ave.

    2655 Scottwood Ave.

    10 Clinton Heights Ave.

    3940 Karl Rd.

    6286 Ambleside Dr.

    5535 Sandalwood Blvd.

    1680 Becket Ave.

    784 Georgian Dr.

    50 E. Henderson Rd.

    251 E. Weber Rd.

    3770 Shattuck Ave.

    2901 Whitlow Rd.         

    4360 Maize Rd.

    3392 Atwood Terrace

    1488 Shady Lane Rd.

    3392 Scottwood Rd.

    1444 Shady Lane Rd.

    40 E. Stewart Ave.

    3080 Wicklow Rd.

    4776 Winterset Dr.