Before & After School Care

St Francis of Assisi Before & After School Care Activities (BASCA)

BASCA is an Approved Childcare service provided for the children who attend the school

Operating Hours

Before School Care: 7:30am-8:45am
After School Care: 3:05pm-6:00pm
Vacation Care: 7.30am- 5.30pm

Management Structure

St Francis of Assisi BASCA is a non-profit organisation operating under Catholic Education. BASCA reports and is supported by the Principal and the School Community Council. The service also functions under government legislation The Children’s Education and Care Assurance (CECA)


The centre is managed by a qualified and experienced Childcare Director and assisted by a team of dedicated Childcare Educators.

Program & Activities

The Centre offers a varied program including arts, craft, cooking, outdoor sports, environment club, science activities, group games, music/dance
and much more

Meals & Snacks

The Centre offers breakfast, afternoon tea and snacks, providing a nutritionally balanced menu, catering for all children and any dietary requirements.

BASCA Fees 2022

Before School Care

After School Care

Vacation Care

Permanent: $20

Casual: $22

Includes breakfast/activities

Permanent: $30

Casual: $32

Includes breakfast/activities

$70 per day

+ excursions $30 per day extra

+ incursions $20 per day extra

Includes morning tea, afternoon tea and activities

Child Care Subsidy (CCS)

Families may be entitled to receive a Child Care Subsidy. This subsidy reduces the fees charged to families. For more information, visit

For more information, please contact or call (02) 6292 8034.