Experience Education

Extended Day

Lower School

The Lower School Extended Day Program is child-centered and focuses on the development of social skills, intellectual curiosity, self-esteem, and a sense of responsibility for one’s own actions. Activities include snack time, free play, games, art, science, sports, and homework in a safe and flexible environment.

After School Clubs

Each quarter, there are a number of fun and enriching clubs for students in Lower School through our Extended Day program. Parents/guardians have the option to register their student for a variety of clubs including:

  • Beginning Chess
  • Karate
  • Mandarin
  • Lego Robotics
  • Sewing
  • Running Club 
  • Art Club       

    Lower School clubs change throughout the school year and registration is shared with families via email.

    Schedule & Cost

    Monday - Thursday from 3:15–6:00 p.m. ($30 per afternoon)
    Friday from 2:30–6:00 p.m. ($40)
    Full Day from 7:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m. ($75, offered on most in-service and conference days)

    Financial aid is available for the cost of Extended Day at the percentage of a family’s financial aid award.


    Information on Extended Day registration is shared with enrolled families via email. Contact the Extended Day program with any questions.

    Middle School

    The Middle School Extended Day program is offered at no cost to families. The Extended Day program allows Middle School students to remain on campus after school in a safe and supervised environment. Students can work on homework, read, play, or spend time with friends.


    Monday - Friday from 3:30 - 6:00 p.m. (free)
    In-service and conference days: 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (free)
    Questions? Contact the Extended Day Program.
    For financial aid inquiries about Extended Day programming, contact Director of Enrollment Management Adam Choice
    The Bush School is an independent, coeducational day school located in Seattle, WA enrolling 715 students in grades K–12. The mission of The Bush School is to spark in students of diverse backgrounds and talents a passion for learning, accomplishment, and contribution to their communities.

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