Extended & After School Care

We will continue to offer Extended and After Care service in 17-18!

Extended Day Only (with lunch provided) – $250/month
After Care Only – $250/month
Extended & After Care (with lunch provided) – $400/month
Pre-Paid Daily Drop In – $20/day
We are also working diligently to be an approved STAR Program/ICCP provider to families that qualify. Scholarships will also be available to families upon request and review of needs by committee.

Extended Day Overview

Syringa Mountain School’s Extended Day Program offers a home like environment with a rhythmic extension of our kinder Waldorf programming for Kindergarteners from 12:30pm until 2:45pm daily.

Our Extended Day Program includes outdoor play, story telling, and artistic expression.

Extended Day Teacher

Keith Davis


Daily Schedule

12:30 Children dismissed from circle
12:35 Wash hands, singing, lunch time verse
12:55 Lunch (*Provided by SMS), Clean up, Gather for circle
1:00 Storytime, rest
1:30 Outdoor play
2:30 Prepare for dismissal
2:45 End of Day


  • Extended Day Only (with lunch provided) – $250/month
  • After Care Only – $250/month
  • Extended & After Care (with lunch provided) – $400/month
  • Pre-Paid Daily Drop In – $20/day

After Care Overview

Syringa Mountain School’s After Care Program was developed for those families looking for after school care with an educational and student-driven exploratory focus from 2:45pm until 5:30pm daily. Students in Grade K-3 along with siblings in older grades will experience thematic Waldorf-rich activities daily.

After School Teacher

Kelly Siemon – As a native of the Wood River Valley, Kelly is very familiar with the environment , culture and small town values the community offers. After college and years of travel she returned to the valley. She ran a children’s outdoor camp as well as owned a retail store for a number of years . Kelly returned to college and holds a BA in Elementary Education, a BA in Visual Arts, K-12 Certification in Art Education and is training to obtain Waldorf teacher certification. Prior to becoming a teacher at The Mountain School she worked as a Paraprofessional at Hemingway Elementary School and taught Kindergarten in Twin Falls. She has been an artist, gardener, sports enthusiast, and community advocate for many years. Kelly has been a children’s ski-instructor for fourteen years as well as a mentor in the Big Brother/Big Sister mentor program. She is very excited to contribute to the After-School Program and thrilled to be a member of the Syringa Mountain School family.

E-Mail: ksiemon@syringamountainschool.org

Daily Schedule

2:45 Children join together for circle
2:45 Snack
3:00 Thematic Activity
4:00 Outdoor play (weather permitting) or games
4:30 Thematic Activity
5:00 Clean up and end of day circle
5:30 Student pick up


  • After Care Only – $250/month
  • Extended & After Care (with lunch provided) – $400/month
  • Pre-Paid Daily Drop In – $20/day
  • Late pick up fee of $20.00 per occurrence, ineligible for enrollment if continually late
  • Scholarships available for those eligible

Extended Day & After Care Forms