Boise, ID -- 03/16/2020 -- To ease the burden on parents who must work and are in high-demand jobs such as first responders and healthcare, Boise School District and Boise Parks and Recreation announced today that they will offer limited, free childcare at four sites from Tuesday, March 17, 2020, through Friday, March 27th, 2020.
Sites will be limited to 24 children each. The first priority will be given to Boise School District K-6 students. Within the first three days of attendance at either program, parents will be required to provide a note from their employer that states their current employment schedule. Registration will be available using this
beginning at 4 pm today.
Hours of operation are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.,Tuesday, March 17 - March 27, 2020. Breakfast, lunch and a snack will be provided by Boise School District food service staff.
Boise Schools and the City of Boise stress that they will adhere to current CDC guidelines regarding hygiene for both students and staff. Each site will have a nurse available to screen students at drop off.