Before/After School Program (LEAP)

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  • Enriching, safe, quality, affordable before & after school program, where kids are excited to be kids! 

  • The Learning, Enrichment, And Play (LEAP) program offers secure, supervised learning and play experiences that enhance the time a child spends away from home and school. 

    All sites are licensed facilities available year-round throughout the Marana Unified School District for students enrolled in pre-K through sixth grade.


    • Safe and licensed facilities through the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS)
    • Affordable
    • Highly trained staff
    • Authorized DES provider
    • Participant in the AZ Empower Program; a nutrition and healthy lifestyle campaign sponsored by ADHS


    Engaging- Stimulating-Challenging

    LEAP offers academic support,art, physical education, and hands-on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) activities geared to academically challenge and engage students in a creative and fun way. The variety of activities offered are designed to promote social growth and development through homework help, literacy, math and science activities, healthy habits, and physical fitness.


    The LEAP Program is committed to the following goals:

    • helping students become responsible and accountable for their actions,
    • helping students learn respect for themselves and others,
    • provide opportunities for students to feel successful and confident.


    Locations & Hours

    This safe, quality, and affordable program is offered Monday-Friday during the school year, before and after school, from 6:00am to the start of school day, then from school end until 6:00pm. Summer and school break hours of operation are 6:00am – 6:00pm. Please check with your school site for specific closure days following your enrollment.

    • Butterfield Elementary School
    • Coyote Trail Elementary School
    • DeGrazia Elementary School
    • Estes Elementary School
    • Gladden Farms Elementary School
    • Ironwood Elementary School
    • Picture Rocks Elementary School
    • Quail Run Elementary School
    • Rattlesnake Ridge Elementary School
    • Roadrunner Elementary School
    • Thornydale Elementary School
    • Twin Peaks Elementary School
    • NEW! Dove Mountain CSTEM K-8 School
    * Some sites may be closed during school breaks and/or summer. 
    **Several sites have waiting lists due to site capacities.  Please contact your L.E.A.P. site (where your child attends school) prior to registering to check on space availability.**