E.L. Haynes Public Charter School is a year-round school. Our Year-Round Programs include before-and after-school programming, as well as Intersession programming during our quarterly breaks throughout the year.



At the Elementary School, E.L. Haynes partners with an outside provider to support extended-day programming. During the 2019-20 school year, we will be partnering with Springboard ( Springboard is a nationally-respected provider of

out-of-school-time programming that adopts research-based curriculum and methods designed specifically to build skills outside of the traditional school day.


Hours of Operation

Extended Day Program:

Before-care: Monday-Friday: 7:00-8:15 AM and 3:45-6:00 PM

After-care: Monday-Thursday: 3:45-6:00 PM and Friday 1:45-6:00 PM

Intersession: 8:30 AM-3:45 PM; Springboard extended day is also available during intersession.

Cost & Enrollment
You must enroll for before and aftercare online at


Full-Time Subsidy
E.L. Haynes is a licensed D.C. Child Care Provider. Families enrolled in the Child Care Subsidy program through the Office of the State Superintendent will not be billed for before- or after-school programs. To apply for a subsidy, please call Simone Jackson at 202-667-4446 (x 2515) to make an appointment. Those families who apply for a subsidy, but do not qualify, may apply for in-house financial assistance through Samone Jackson.

Key Program Staff

Hansford Harrison, Elementary School Intersession Coordinator

Larona Hall, Program Director, Springboard
Samone Jackson, Child Care Subsidy Manager


E.L. Haynes operates our own out of school time programming (Year-Round Program) at the middle school, featuring middle school clubs and activities for students in grades 5-8.

Hours of Operation
Middle School Clubs and Activities: Monday-Friday 7:30-8:30 AM; and 4:15-6:00 PM
Intersession: 8:30 AM-4:15 PM; Extended day is also available during intersession. 

Cost and Enrollment

There is no cost for middle school students to participate in clubs and activities. Additionally, there is no cost for students selected to play on competitive athletics teams. Intersession registration is handled separately. Intersession fees are based on your child’s lunch status and are separate from before- and after-school program fees. To enroll, contact Jamal Encalade, Year-Round Program Site Manager.

Key Program Staff

Jamal Encalade, Middle School Year-Round Program Site Manager


Teachers in the high school open their classrooms for office hours before and/or after school each day. Additionally, various clubs and activities are scheduled to meet throughout the year. If students are not participating in office hours or an after school activity, they are not permitted to remain in the building.


Elementary and Middle School Winter Intersession registration has re-opened because space is still available. Contact Hansfory Harrison (Elementary School) or Jamal Encalade (Middle School) to register.


Springboard: Program Information

Parent Acknowledgment Form

Registration Record for Child Receiving Care Away from Home

Travel and Activity Authorization

Authorization for Child's Emergency Medical Treatment

Medical Authorization Form