After-School Care for K - 5th grade Lakewood Elementary Students.

New families: Click here to join our waitlist.
Summer Program: Email our director for information.
Interested in working at AfterCare Express? Email us your resume.

Programs and Facilities

We're open 2:30 - 6:00 p.m. during school days and also offer some full day childcare (7:30-6:00 pm) during professional development and parent conference days.

Children can choose from a variety of individual and group activities including art, drama, sports and active play, computers, science, games, building, and service projects.

We use Lakewood UMC's spacious and clean children's facilities, including an Art & Science Room, Drama Room, School Playground, air-conditioned Indoor Gym, Movie Theater and More. Our snacks include a variety of foods from the healthy food pyramid. 



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Stay Connected

For the latest information, check back on this website or follow us on facebook.  You can contact Director Rhonda Bensen by email or by calling the church office at (501) 753-3085.

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About Us

Aftercare Express is a safe and encouraging environment where children are accepted, encouraged, and loved while expressing creativity and individuality through childhood experiences.
We encourage parents to be involved and supportive in the development of children and our program. We value parental input and support.

Our staff at ACE is dedicated, energetic, and committed to providing a fun, welcoming, and emotionally supportive place where your child can grow emotionally, physically, spiritually and intellectually.