Out-of-school time (OST) programs in Pennsylvania serve K-12 and are available before- and afterschool, including weekends and summer. PSAYDN, with the generous support from foundations, EECapacity and Harrisburg University, has led the development of the state’s only online, searchable database that identifies all OST (afterschool) programs in Pennsylvania. The map shown here is the culmination of this effort. Using existing state lists of licensed school-age childcare providers (OCDEL) and statewide surveys, a listing of nearly 5,000 OST programs are available to date. STEM-rich institutions are being identified and also added.
Register Your OST Program or STEM-rich Institution
Join PSAYDN and help families, communities and schools find your OST program or STEM-rich organization. In order to be considered to be added to the map, take the following steps:
>> Click this icon to select one or more layers to help you understand OST programs in different contexts. Beside OST programs you are currently able to view:
When choosing STEM-rich institutions, DCNR state parks and/or museums, you are also able to select an extra feature that will show you the area around these organizations that are a 5 or 10 minute drive away or in a 2 or 5 mile radius.
For more details about OST programs, other organizations and districts, click the icons or district areas on the map.