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Cool School

Cool School is an on-site after school program currently available at Vinton and Oakland Elementary schools. Cool School is a member of the National After School Association.

Hours: 2:45pm - 6:00pm (on open school days)

Staff are trained in CPR, first aid, universal precautions, recognizing child abuse, nutrition, and systematic supervision. Staff are also offered continuing education. We pride ourselves in providing the best possible after school opportunity for your family.

Right Steps accepts CCDF vouchers for the Cool School program and also has grant funding available for those who qualify. Our affordable fees are based on a sliding fee scale according to income levels.

Fun, Hands-on Learning

  • Curriculum based program activities follow a monthly theme
  • 40 developmental assets included in program activities to instill life skills
  • Indiana Academic Standards incorporated into the thematic curriculum plan
  • Field trips
  • Community involvement by children
  • Community resources used to enhance learning such as:
    • 4-H
    • Imagination Station
    • Martial Arts
    • Art Museum of Greater Lafayette
    • Ivy Tech
    • Purdue University
    • Learning for Life

Cool School Enrollment

For more information contact Tabatha Volpi, Cool School Director at 765.491.7600 or tvolpi@rightstepscdc.org.

​Enrollment Form

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National Association for the Education of Young Children Accredited
Community Foundation of Greater Lafayette
United Way of Greater Lafayette