Daycare Centres

Fourteen of our elementary schools offer daycare services. Children have access to a variety of educational and cultural activities, ranging from science, to literature to arts. In addition, these services support special needs students and promote inclusiveness.

  • Buckingham Kids’ Club

    Buckingham Kids’ Club

    Buckingham Elementary School

    Technician: Karen Teske

    Website: buckingham.wqsb.qc.ca

    Email: kteske@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 986-3191 #1010

    Street address: 615, George Street, Gatineau (Buckingham), Québec J8L 2E1

    Overview
    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Morning: 6:30 to 8:00

    Lunch Hour: 11:30 to 12:20

    After School: 2:40 to 6:00

    Wednesdays: 1:40 to 6:00

    Mornings:

    6:30 to 7:30 Free choice

    7:30 to 8:30 Outdoor Play

    Afternoons:
    2:40 to 3:15 Outdoor/gym

    3:15 to 3:30 Community Circle/ Snack

    3:30 to 4:00 Homework

    4:00 to 5:00 Gym/art/mindstorm robotics/computers

    5:00 to 6:00 Free choice

    Open on school PD days from 7 AM to 5 PM
  • Chelsea After Four

    Chelsea After Four

    Chelsea Elementary School

    Technician: Heather Beresford

    Website: buckingham.wqsb.qc.ca

    Email: hberesford@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 827-0245 #3103

    Street address: 74 chemin Old Chelsea, Chelsea, Québec J9B 1K9

    Overview
    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7:15 to 8:05

    Lunch Hour: 11:30 to 12:30

    After school: 2:45 to 6:00

    Before school: Free play

    Lunch: Outdoor recess

    After school: Snacks, homework time, arts & crafts, educational projects, computer time, gym, outdoor activities, games, food preparation, performing arts, etc.

    Open on school PD days from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM
  • Dr S.E. McDowell School Daycare

    Dr S.E. McDowell School Daycare

    Dr S.E. McDowell School

    Technician: Mavis Palmer

    Website: mcdowell.wqsb.qc.ca

    Email: mpalmer@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 647-3911

    Street address: 89 Centre Street, PO Box 119, Shawville, Québec J0X 2Y0

    Overview
    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 6:45 to 8:25

    After school: 2:55 to 5:45

    Before school: Drop off and free play

    After school: homework club, snack, indoor & outdoor play, gym, computer and craft time

    Open on school PD days from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM
  • Eardley Daycare

    Eardley Daycare

    Eardley Elementary School

    Technician: Anne Carbonneau

    Website: eardley.wqsb.qc.ca

    Email: acarbonneau@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 684-4976

    Street address: 180, North Street, Gatineau, Québec J9H 6Y9

    Overview
    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7 to 8

    Lunch hour: 11:15 to 12:15

    After school: 2:35 to 6

    Before school: Drop off and free play

    Lunch: Outdoor Recess

    After school: snack, homework time, arts & crafts, educational projects, computer time, gym, outdoor activities, games, food preparation, performing arts, etc.

    Open on school PD days from 7 AM to 5 PM
  • G.T. Rock-it Kidz

    G.T. Rock-it Kidz

    G-Théberge School

    Technician: Stéphanie Monette

    Email: stephmonette@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 627-1448

    Street address: 38 rue Boucher, Temiscaming, Québec J0Z 3R0

    Overview
    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7:05 to 8:05

    After school: 2:50 to 5:30

    Before school: Free play, storytime & snack

    After school: Snack, homework time, arts and crafts, educational projects, computer time and outdoor activity

    Open on school PD days from 8 AM to 5 PM
  • Golden Valley Daycare

    Golden Valley Daycare

    Golden Valley School

    Technician: Sylvia Zaccaria

    Website: wqsb.qc.ca/goldenvalley

    Email: szaccaria@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 856-1564

    Street address: 980, 7e rue, Val d’Or, Québec J9P 3P8

    Overview
    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7:30 to 9:00

    Lunch hour: 11:30 to 12:25

    After school: 3:35 to 6

    Before school:

    7:30 to 8:30 Free play

    8:30 to 9:00 Outdoor recess

    Lunch:

    11:30 to 12:00 Outdoor recess

    12:00 to 12:25 Lunch

    Afternoon:

    3:35 to 6:00 Snack, Homework Time, Arts & Crafts, Educational Projects, Computer Time, Gym, Outdoor Activities

    Please contact Sylvia Zaccaria with any inquiries about PD Days. 819 856.1564
  • Greater Gatineau Daycare

    Greater Gatineau Daycare

    Greater Gatineau Elementary School

    Technician: Jennifer Plaxton

    Website: greatergatineau.wqsb.qc.ca

    Email: jplaxton@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 643-6365

    Street address: 297 rue Alice, Gatineau, Québec J8P 3M6

    Overview
    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 6:45 to 8

    Lunch: 11:50 to 12:50

    After school: 2:30 to 5:30

    Before school: Drop off and free play

    After school:

    2:30 to 2:40 Attendance

    2:40 to 3:00 Snack

    3:00 to 3:30 Homework

    3:30 to 4:30 Planned activities includes art, science, drama, music, food preparation, physical activity, co-operative games and much more

    4:30 to 5:30 Free play

    The programs will be open to the school community and advertised in advance. Each PD program will have a sign-up deadline that must be respected. Extra activity fees are sometimes charged for outings, transportation costs, invited performers and other special in-school activities. The final cost for each PD Day is dependent on the activity planned for the day. Regular Daycare fees ($16.00 per day plus $1.00 for snack) and extra activity fees are payable upon registration even for regular Daycare students.
  • Lord Aylmer Daycare

    Lord Aylmer Daycare

    Lord Aylmer Elementary School

    Technician: Julie Belisle

    Assistant technician: Shirley Lefebvre

    Website: wqsb.qc.ca/lordaylmer

    Email: slefebvre@wqsb.qc.ca & jbelisle@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 684-1494

    Street address: 116 & 130 chemin Frank Robinson, Gatineau, Québec J9H 4A6

    Overview
    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7 to 8

    Lunch: 11:30 to 12:25

    After school: 2:45 to 6

    Before school:

    7:00 to 8:00 Drop off and free play

    Lunch:

    11:30 to 12:20 Junior lunch hour

    11:35 to 12:25 Senior lunch hour Afternoon:

    2:50 to 3:30 Outside recess

    3:30 to 4:00 Snack and story or snack and homework

    4:00 to 5:30 Planned group activity

    5:30 to 6:00 Gym play until pickup

    Usually open on school PD days from 7 AM to 5 PM
  • Namur Daycare

    Namur Daycare

    Namur Intermediate School

    Technician: Stacey Graham

    Website: wqsb.qc.ca/namur

    Telephone: 819 426-2996 #4124

    Street address: 333 de l’Hôtel-de-ville, Namur, Québec J0V 1N0

    Overview
    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7 to 8:30

    Lunch: 11:50 to 1:05

    After school: 3 to 5:30

    Before school: Free play

    After school: Snack, Homework Time, Outdoor Play, Gym activities, Arts & Crafts, Computer Time, Games…

    Open on school PD days from 7 AM to 5:30 PM
  • Noranda Daycare

    Noranda Daycare

    Noranda School

    Technician: Christie Hamilton

    Website: wqsb.qc.ca/noranda

    Email: chamilton@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 762-2706

    Street address: 10 avenue Québec, Rouyn-Noranda, Québec J9X 1G2

    Overview
    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7:30 to 8:45

    After school: 3:43 to 5:30

    Snack, homework, gym, library, craft, activity, outside play, free play before pick-up Please contact
  • Onslow Elementary Daycare

    Onslow Elementary Daycare

    Onslow Elementary School

    Technician: Christine Derouin

    Website: onslow.wqsb.qc.ca

    Email: chamilton@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 762-2706

    Street address: 10 avenue Québec, Rouyn-Noranda, Québec J9X 1G2

    Overview

    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7:30 to 8:45

    After school: 3:43 to 5:30

    Snack, homework, gym, library, craft, activity, outside play, free play before pick-up Daycare is closed on PD days
  • Pierre Elliott Trudeau Daycare

    Pierre Elliott Trudeau Daycare

    Pierre Elliott Trudeau Elementary School

    Technician: Nancy Laroche

    Website: wqsb.qc.ca/petes

    Email: nlaroche@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 770-8446

    Street address: 2 rue Millar, Gatineau, Québec J8Y 3N3

    Overview

    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7 to 8

    After school: 2:35 to 5:30

    The Before and After School Program offers a variety of activities. There is a Snack Time offered at the beginning of the program. We offer a Homework Program, Gym Time, Outdoor Play and a Craft Time. The Program runs from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and is Theme Based. All Professional Development Days are on site. We offer a variety of activities and invite Special Guests to our PD Days i.e. Mad Science, MASC Performers, Cartoon Artists and Ray’s Reptiles….just to name a few. It’s a fun filled day for both Staff and Students.
  • Poltimore Lions Cub Club

    Poltimore Lions Cub Club

    Pierre Elliott Trudeau Elementary School

    Technician: Nathalie Aubin

    Website: poltimoreelementary.ca

    Email: naubin@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 457-2335

    Street address: 2 chemin Paugan, Val des Monts, Québec J8N 2G9

    Overview

    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 6 to 7

    Lunch: 11:30 to 12:30

    After school: 2:35 to 5:30

    The Before and After School Program offers a variety of activities. There is a Snack Time offered at the beginning of the program. We offer a Homework Program, Gym Time, Outdoor Play and a Craft Time. No service on PD days
  • South Hull Daycare

    South Hull Daycare

    South Hull Elementary School

    Technician: Yvon Denault

    Website: southhull.wqsb.qc.ca

    Email: ydenault@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 684-6565 #2

    Street address: 86 Promenade Crescent, Gatineau, Québec J9H 1T6

    Overview

    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7 to 8

    Lunch: 12:05 to 12:55

    After school: 2:35 to 6

    Before school: Drop off and free play

    After school: Snack, homework, gym, craft, activities, outside play, free play before pick-up.

    Please contact
  • Wakefield Kool Kids

    Wakefield Kool Kids

    Wakefield Elementary School

    Technician: Coleen Gifford

    Website: wakefield.wqsb.qc.ca

    Email: cgifford@wqsb.qc.ca

    Telephone: 819 459-2373

    Street address: 878 chemin Riverside, Wakefield, Québec J0X 3G0

    Overview

    Hours of operation Daily Schedule PD days Operation
    Before school: 7:30 to 8:10

    After school: 2:30 to 6

    Before school: Drop off and free play

    After school: Structured program including snack, time for homework and a focus on being physically active. We focus on a theme-based approach to the program.

    Open on school PD days from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm. Special activities and outings to enjoy, such as museums, movies, Clips’N Climb and skating.