Afterschool Care

The British International School of Washington offers a high-quality day and on-site afterschool care programme for children ages 2 to 11 called Acorns and Oaks.

Acorns and Oaks provides students with a safe and stimulating environment under the care of qualified play leaders, including some BISW staff who are already familiar with our students.

What Happens at Acorns and Oaks?

We offer a structured program to continue the high-quality care you expect from BISW while recognizing that students are also ready for something different from the classroom experience. A typical day at Acorns and Oaks includes:

What Are the Fees for Acorns and Oaks?
How Do I Sign Up?

Please click here to complete the registration form. For more details, please contact our Acorns and Oaks Director, Isabelle Singer.

A&O School Break Camps

Acorns and Oaks operates camps during school breaks for parents that need a child care option. Learn more and register your child for school break camps.

Covid-19 Provisions

Please note that in being a part of this programme your child will be part of the Acorns & Oaks cohort in addition to their class cohort. Therefore, if there is a positive Covid case in either of their cohorts, they will be required to follow BISW’s quarantine protocols. Furthermore, if there is a positive case in their Acorns & Oaks cohort and not their academic cohort, children will not have the option of a synchronous online learning provision as their teacher will be in school.

Acorn and Oaks Flyer 2021-2022

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