Lincoln Park

138 12th Street NE Washington, DC 20002

(202) 621-6581

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Extended Day Program

AppleTree Schools offer an Extended Day program Monday – Friday from 3:30 – 6:00 pm. Our Extended Day program aligns with our mission to close the achievement gap for children before kindergarten while supporting the social, emotional, and cognitive development of young children.

The Extended Day program seamlessly transitions from the regular school day and children expand their language and literacy, math, and social skills based on the Every Child Ready curriculum.

Extended Day students at Lincoln Park also benefit from AppleTree’s partnership with The Fall to Spring Garden Program, which is part of the Kingman Park-Rosedale Garden Community Organization. Twice a week, students learn about food, earth conservation, and urban green space by planting AppleTree’s plot at the community garden.

In our Extended Day Program, students will participate in:

  • Whole group Lessons
  • Outdoor Play
  • Small Group and Curriculum Themed Activities
  • Gross and Fine Gross Motor Skills Based Practice
  • Independent, Student Led Centers
  • Social and Emotional Skills Group Work

Extended Day schedule:

  • 3:15 – 3:30pm – Dismissal from regular day
  • 3:30 – 3:45pm – Snack (school provided)
  • 3:45 – 4:05pm – Bathroom Transitions
  • 4:05 – 4:40pm – Outside Play / Transition
  • 4:45 – 5:15pm – Whole group/Small Group/Recreational Activity (varies by campus)
  • 5:15 – 5:25pm – Break/Gross Motor
  • 5:25 – 5:50pm – Student Led Centers/Independent Play
  • 5:50 – 6:00pm – Clean Up and Dismissal


Your child may be registered for the Extended Day program anytime during the school year. To enroll your child in AppleTree Schools’ Extended Day program, please contact the Lincoln Park main office at (202) 621-6581.

Extended Day fees are determined by a three-tier income based schedule. If you receive a subsidy voucher for your child, he or she may attend the Extended Day program free of charge.

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