The Academy After School Program

Online registration for The Academy After School Program is now open for the 2020-2021 school year.

Those that register online will automatically be placed on a waiting list. Parents and guardians of students new to The Academy will not be notified of acceptance until August 2020, as the child must first be enrolled in school at Melissa ISD.

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The Academy After School Program

The Academy offers a variety of programs for elementary students enrolled at Melissa Schools.

Starting with the 2020-2021 school year, The Academy After School Program will be housed at both North Creek Elementary and Harry McKillop Elementary. Kindergarten students will be bused from the Melissa Ridge Education Center to the elementary campus that they will attend the following school year.

Program Information

After School Program

During their time at The Academy, students will experience a variety of developmentally-appropriate activities, including: an enrichment time, structured and unstructured play, and a study time in a creative and nurturing environment.

  • Operates from school dismissal until 6:00 p.m.
  • Offered each day that Melissa ISD schools are in session.
  • Open to elementary students enrolled at Melissa Schools.
  • Students must apply and be accepted into the program.*
  • Kindergarten students are bused to The Academy.


Registration Fee: $40

Monthly Student Rate: $270

Additional Sibling: $255

Billing is based on a daily rate prorated through nine monthly installments.

Policies & Procedures

To complete registration, the parent or guardian must have read and agreed to The Academy Policies & Procedures, Parent/Guardian Handbook, and School Bus Safety and Transportation Rules and Consequences.


Registration for The Academy After School program can be completed online using the MyProcare system. (NOTE: If you already have a Procare account and want to add another family member, you must first contact The Academy so that they can add the new child. Procare online is not set up to allow old accounts to add children.)

Enrollment is not confirmed until you have been contacted by The Academy to complete the process. Any student who is registered online for The Academy is automatically placed on the waiting list.

Contact Information

Inquiries should be directed to The Academy’s program administrator at

*The Academy does not discriminate against applicants. Our schedule and ratios are intentional and may not be ideal for students with special needs.


Work at The Academy

The Academy has openings for After School Childcare Workers/Group Leaders/Desk Attendant.

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