Advantage After School Program

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Download our Scholarship Form

Brochure and Registration form for 2015-2016 is HERE!

The registration form is now UNIVERSAL for all of our School Age Child Care programs, so if you are registering for Before School AND After School, you only need to fill one registration form out and check off the appropriate boxes.

Camp Herrlich and the Carmel and Pawling Central School Districts are proud to collaborate to help our children learn and grow.

Enrichment Programs for the 2015-2016 School Year

Winter Session clubs at Matthew Paterson After School Program!  Culinary Creations on Tuesdays and Football on Wednesdays.  Click HERE for the flyer and the contact info to register.  Just submit the registration form, medical form, and camper rules to us at Camp to reserve your spot.

Come and join our ACEKids theater programs at Pawling for the 2015-2016 School Year!  Under the direction of Amy Emke, Elementary School Students will be putting on Disney's The Little Mermaid, Junior and Middle School Students will be putting on William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar.  These productions are open to students from ANY school district.

Click HERE for the flyer with all the information!  These productions will rehearse one afternoon per week after school until the week of the show - "tech week" when there are rehearsals every day.

Join us for our Enrichment Clubs at Kent After School, starting the week of October 19th!  Music Makers, Weird Science, and Culinary Creations.  Click HERE for more information about the clubs, dates, and pricing.  E-mail or call 845-878-6662 x.304 for registration information.

Program Highlights

  • Program Hours are from After School until 6:00 P.M.
  • Serving students from Matthew Paterson Elementary School, Kent Primary School and Kent Elementary School, and Pawling Elementary School
  • Transportation provided for field trips
  • Special events and speakers included
  • Camp Herrlich After School calendar follows Carmel Central School District Calendar and the Pawling Central School District Calendar
  • Alternative day programs available at Camp Herrlich during the school vacations **These are now included with your monthly tuition!  See flyer for more details**
  • Some staff members from our successful summer program will be involved with the program


The Advantage After School Program will offer services at Matthew Paterson Elementary School, Kent Elementary School, and Pawling Elementary School. The use of the school facilities will offer a wealth of exciting and educational opportunities for your child including: Playground Facilities, Computer Lab, Library, Arts and Crafts, Homework and Tutoring Areas, new and creative ways to use the outdoors and more!!!


The Camp Herrlich After School Program Activities include: A guaranteed 45 minutes of Homework Time Mondays through Thursdays, Computer Time, Library Study, Field Games, Arts & Crafts, Group Games, Movies, Special Speakers and Presenters, Violence Prevention Workshop and Activities, Enrichment clubs in a variety of subjects, and Personal and Educational Growth Opportunities!

Many of you are familiar with the care and attention given to children in our summer and educational programs. Just imagine what our staff can achieve in the after school setting. The Camp Herrlich After School Program will provide a safe and secure environment for your child. A ratio of one trained staff member to a maximum of ten children will be maintained. Nutritious snacks will be served daily. The Camp Herrlich After School Program will also be open for extended hours when schools close for scheduled half days.

Program Tuition

The Camp Herrlich After School Program is a five day a week program which provides academic and personal support and education for students. The program runs Monday through Friday for the school calendar year. First month's tuition must be paid prior to program start date. Thereafter billing will be processed on a monthly basis, one month in advance.

***All children will be admitted to the Camp Herrlich After School Program on a first come-first served basis***

Organization Information

Camp Herrlich is operated by Mount Tremper Outdoor Ministries, Inc. (MTOM), a nonprofit, non-sectarian organization. MTOM has provided enriching youth experiences, including environmental education program, summer and vacation camping, weekend retreats and a variety of other programs for more than twenty-five years. Our reputation for quality, safe programming is evident from our nomination for the prestigious Presidential Service Award, a national honor recognizing those organizations that make a lasting contribution to the American community. References from those that have attended our array of programs are available upon request.

MTOM has a permit to operate from the New York State Department of Health. MTOM also has a permit to operate a school-aged child care program from the New York State Office of Children and Family Services and the Child Care Council of Dutchess and Putnam. MTOM is a New York State B.O.C.E.S. certified environmental education center and is accredited by the American Camping Association. We do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, religion or national origin. We believe in equal opportunity for everyone.

More Information

For more information on the Camp Herrlich After School Program or any of our variety of programs for children and adults, you may contact us by phone at (845)878-6662, by fax at (845)878-2030.

Thank you. We look forward to hearing from you.

The Camp Herrlich After School Program is a registered school-aged child care program with New York State Office of Children and Family Services.

For tuition rates and fee schedule please see the flyer above!

Camp Herrlich   |   101 Deacon Smith Hill Rd., Patterson, New York 12563

Phone (845) 878-6662   |   Fax (845) 878-2030   |

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