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Oct 20, 2017
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Transportation: Child Care  

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girl playing in sandDistrict Child Care Policies and Licensed Child Care Providers

View list of Licensed Child Care Providers

Elementary school parents frequently ask about child care providers and/or about having their children bused to a babysitter's or child care provider's home after school. The BH-BL school district does not itself provide child care. However, the district does assist parents in two ways regarding this need.

YMCA Child Care: Through a cooperative arrangement between the school district and the YMCA, child care is available for all elementary pupils before school, after school, and for the half days when pupils are not in school. See location and contact details in the list below.

Transportation to a babysitter's or child care provider's location: Children will be transported to and from their own home daily unless parents complete and submit a copy of the district Bus Stop Change Form to request that they be regularly transported to ONE other location.

Here are the rules regarding transportation to any location other than the child's home.

  • Parents may request that their children be regularly transported to or from a babysitter's home as long as that home is within the same school attendance zone as the school the child attends.  
  • Parents may request that their children be regularly transported to or from a NY state licensed day care center anywhere within the BH-BL district boundaries. For example, a child attending the Pashley Elementary School could be bused to the home of a family friend or relative living within the Pashley attendance area, but not to the home of another relative living within the Stevens attendance area. However, that same Pashley child could be transported to a day care provider's home anywhere within the district, provided that provider was licensed by NY State.

A request to have your child transported to any location other than your home should be made in writing to your school principal either before July 15 (July 1 for kindergarten pupils) or after Sept. 26. Use the Bus Stop Change Form to make this request, and turn it in to your main school office.

Parents should keep in mind that students' safety is the most important factor in everything that relates to the BH-BL Transportation Department. Being responsible for the safety of more than 3,000 children every day is a serious matter, so clear and careful rules regarding busing to child care providers are essential and will be followed.

Below is a list of licensed day care providers known to operate within the BH-BL district. (NOTE: this list is posted as a courtesy to assist parents in researching their child care options. The Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake school district cannot endorse or vouch for any provider. See the NY State Child Care Services website for more information on finding a child care provider.)

Joseph Czub at the BH-BL Transportation Office can also answer parents' questions at 399-9141, ext. 83525 or jczub@bhbl.org.

 

Licensed Child Care Providers located within the BH-BL Central School District

 

Almy Day Care

Amy Almy, 399-2105

44 St. Stephen's Lane

East Glenville, NY 12302

Apple Tree Daycare

Dawn Bush, 399-1588

14 Van Buren Road

 Glenville, NY 12302

Baker's Day Care

Terri Baker, 399-8909

19 Hollywood Drive

Burnt Hills, NY 12027

Batty Day Care

Monique Batty, 384-3973

20 Sheldon Drive

Burnt Hills, NY 12027

Burdikoff Day Care

Karen L. Burdikoff, 399-3739

3 Charles St.,
Ballston Lake, NY 12019

Capital District YMCA School-Aged Child Care

Y-Time 399-8118

For Middle School Program: Pam Hodge, 399-8118

Y-Time for Grades K-5 located at the elementary schools (Charlton Heights, Pashley and Stevens)

Middle School Program located at the Glenville YMCA on Droms Road.

Michele Charlton's Child Care

Michele L. Charlton, 399-6261

14 Sheldon Drive
Ballston Lake, NY 12019

Chickadee Family Childcare

Dee Lawrence, 399-4084

495 Stage Road
Charlton, NY 12019

Child Care by the Generations, LLC 

Erin Broadbent, 631-9440

436 Swaggertown Road
Glenville, NY 12302

Cote Day Care

Kristen Cote, 399-4511 

11 Van Vorst Drive
Burnt Hills, NY 12027

Delgado's Day Care

Janet Delgado, 399-6215

371 Goode St., Burnt Hills, NY 12027

Gallagher's Day Care

Elizabeth Gallagher, 399-5672

12 Pashley Road
Glenville, NY 12302

Livingston's Day Care

Arlene M. Livingston, 859-1225

1887 Route 67
Ballston Spa, NY 12010

Maple Leaf Day Care

Kathryn Santoro, 384-1710 

707 Saratoga Road (Route 50)
Burnt Hills, NY 12027

Montessori School

Jody McClearnan, 384-0074

124 Lakehill Road
Glenville, NY 12302

No More Tears Daycare

Darlene Letendre, 384-0060

18 Sweetman Road
Burnt Hills, NY 12027

Olde Schoolhouse Daycare Center

Ronold Woodbeck, Director
399-5850

491 Saratoga Road (Route 50) Glenville, NY 12302

Romeo's Day Care

Jocelyn Romeo

399-2251

160 Birch Lane

Glenville, NY 12302

Schultz's Day Care

Kathleen Schultz, 399-3581

274 Sweetman Rd.

Ballston Spa, NY 12020

Snuggle Bear Day Care

Laurie Williams, 384-3498

16 Wheeler Drive

Ballston Lake, NY 12019