Community Schools



Pathfinders is an after-school child care program for Lyons Elementary School students.

The program is available during school days and is not in session if school is canceled due to inclement weather. Pathfinders is not offered on holidays or vacation days during the school year.


The purpose of Pathfinders is to offer quality child care within the school community. The program provides a safe, structured and positive environment that allows children to be creative,sociable and happy. An important goal of the program is to make each child feel important.


Pathfinders is licensed according to regulations for Children's Centers issued by the Department of Human Services, State of Colorado. The staff members are qualified and certified according to the State Licensing Regulations.


Fees are established to ensure the program will succeed on a self support basis. Materials, supplies and equipment are regularly purchased to make Pathfinders a safe, wholesome and fun place for children. Listed below are the times and grades schedule for the 17-18 school year:

Time: 2:35 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Late Start: 7:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Grades: Kindergarten - 7th Grade


Fees: $13.00 PM Full Time-$15.00 Part Time and $20.00 Drop-in. Late Start fee: $10.00 (must be registered)

It is extremely important that parents complete a Pathfinders registration form so we have accurate contact information.


Please follow this link to our District Website to complete the online registration:  REGISTRATION