PEAK - Panthers Early and After Kids - Program

St. Irene School offers working families flexible childcare options with the PEAK—Panther Early and After Kids—Program. This program offers supervision to students K-8 and all day preschoolers before and after school. PEAK incorporates a structured, academic-based curriculum with plenty of fun, age-appropriate activities. The PEAK program is conducted by St. Irene School teachers and qualified children’s aides.

We understand families have varying schedules, so parents may choose Before or After School sessions in any combination, Monday through Friday. There is even availability to accommodate children who only need supervision for after school activities. Any student who has properly registered is welcome.

Contact: (630) 393-9303, ext. 116

Click here for the PEAK Registration Form. An Extended Day Child Care Agreement Form must also be completed before a student may attend PEAK.

Details and Fees

Registration Fee: $50 per student or $75 per family.

A completed registration form along with the paid registration fee is required for each child.

Before School Hours:

7 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.

Fee: $5/day

After 7:45 a.m., the PEAK children will be sent to their classrooms.

After School Hours:

2:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.


  • up to 45 minutes: $5;
  • up to one hour and 45 minutes: $8;
  • up to two hours and 45 minutes: $13
  • After 5:30 p.m., accounts will be charged an additional $1/minute.

The PEAK program also is available after school for children involved in extracurricular activities, such as band, sports practices and choir.

Extracurricular Activities

Fee: $7.50/day (or normal after-school fee, whichever is less)


Your school account will be charged monthly for PEAK services.