Kindergarten Complement Program (Explorers)

At a Glance


Explorer Flyer 2024-2025

2024 Explorer Open House Flyer


The courtyard area behind the Swarthmore-Rutledge Elementary School, 100 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081 ( Conveniently located within walking distance to the Swarthmore SEPTA regional rail station, Swarthmore College, and the Swarthmore town center.)

Program Hours/Enrollment Options:

AM Explorers – 8:45am – 12:15/12:45pm, with bus transportation provided to WES or NPE
PM Explorers – 11:30am/12:15pm – 3:30pm, with bus transportation provided from WES or NPE

Extended day enrollment options include:

Before School Club 7:00am-8:15/8:45am, with bus transportation provided to Wallingford Elementary School or Nether Providence Elementary School
After School Club (K-5th grade) 3:30-6:00pm at an out-of-school time program location, with bus transportation provided to the Wallingford Afterschool Club (WASC)
Flexible, part-week enrollment option (3-5 days/week)
Open many days public school is closed, with a modified schedule on school district early dismissal and late opening days


Children bring lunch from home in their backpack.

Contact Information:

Program Director: Ursula Peterson ([email protected]), 610-544-4555 x250