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Bridges Before and After School Care for Children attending Hildreth Elementary School in Kindergarten through Grade 5.   Students must be registered to attend.  Registration must be received a minimum of 2 business days in advance.   

REGISTRATION for the 2019-2020 school year:

Families will receive an email by May 1 with registration information for the 2019-2020 school year.  Please be sure to return your forms quickly if you wish to reserve your spot for Bridges for the next school year.

Registration will open Monday MAY 6 for all students who will be attending grades K-5 at Hildreth Elementary School in the Fall 2019.

Debra Mayo, Bridges Coordinator
Bridges Office, 978-456-4142
Office hours  10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Thursday
Bridges Cell Phone, 978-621-5720

Judy Cavanaugh, Community Education Coordinator
Community Education Office,   978-456-4118  
Spectrum programs, Crosslinks, Global Child, Summer Programs

The goal of the Bridges program is to provide safe, high quality before and after school care in an enjoyable and enriching atmosphere.  Children are supervised by a caring staff in ratios of no more than 13:1.  The Bridges program follows the Harvard Public Schools calendar of 180 days. (Bridges is not open on days when there is no school.)

The Bridges Program sponsored by the Harvard Public Schools and administered by the Office of Harvard Community Education/Bridges. The before and after school care is located at the Hildreth Elementary School. The office of Community Education/Bridges is in the Bromfield House, 2nd floor, 39 Massachusetts Avenue, Harvard.

Children currently enrolled in and attending Hildreth Elementary School from kindergarten through grade five are eligible to enroll in the Bridges program on a first-come, first-served basis.

 The Bridges Program as part of the Harvard Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, national background, religion, gender, economic status, political party, age, handicap and other human differences in admission to , access to, treatment in or employment tin its programs or activities.