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.westernquebec.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 Fun Club

    Chelsea Fun Club

    Chelsea Elementary School

    Technician: Heather Beresford

    Website: chelsea.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 to 8:05

    Lunch Hour: 11:35 to 12:25

    After school: 2:45 to 6:00

    Before school: Free play

    Lunch: Outdoor recess

    After school: Snacks, homework time, arts & crafts, educational projects, 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.westernquebec.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 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 chemin Frank Robinson, Gatineau, Québec J9H 4A6 (juinior campus) / 130 chemin Frank Robinson, Gatineau, Québec J9H 4A6 (senior campus)

    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 5 Planned group activity

    5 to 6 Gym play until pickup

    Usually open on school PD days from 7 to 5
  • 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 Busy Bees Daycare

    Noranda Busy Bees Daycare

    Noranda School

    Technician: Patricia Paré

    Website: wqsb.qc.ca/noranda

    Email: ppare@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: 3:50 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.