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Big PAL's Before and Aftercare

Any questions please call main office 609-645-8413 or email 

K - 8th Grade

Our Before and After Care is located in our 14,000 square foot STEM building on a beautiful sprawling 35-acre campus with access to our 24,000 Crossplex with turf field, rock-climbing wall, a fully equipped E-Sports room, a 14-inch telescope and 3 outdoor pavilions. Our Before and After Care kids not only get homework help, but enjoy a variety of indoor/outdoor games, bounce houses, go-kart rides, basketball, gaga ball, wiffle ball, arts and crafts, and soooo much more!  We are centrally located in Egg Harbor Township with easy access to the Atlantic City Expressway, Rt 322/Black Horse Pike and the Parkway. Our before and aftercare program goes way beyond just homework help. 

Our hours Operation are Monday-Friday 6:30am - 6pm

Students enrolled in our before and after care programs from Davenport, Miller, or Alder Avenue Schools will receive transportation provided by the Egg Harbor Township School District. You must complete a babysitter form (see link below) from the Egg Harbor Township Transportation Department. Transportation to Slaybaugh, Swift, Fernwood Ave Middle School and other schools is available through PAL. 


AM Sessions = $9

PM Sessions = $12

AM & PM Sessions = $19

Abbreviated Day = $30

Full Day = $75

Last Minute Drop in for Big PAL's Members

AM Session - $12

PM Session - $16

AM & PM Sessions- $25

Abbreviated Day = $39

Full Day = $ 98


AM Sessions = $15

PM Sessions = $19

AM & PM Sessions = $33

Abbreviated days = $51

Full Day = $128

Everyone Must Register for


School Year

Davenport, Miller, or Alder Avenue School must complete the school board bus transportation form "Babysitter Form"

Slaybaugh, Swift, or Fernwood students who require transportation to and/or from school, complete the PAL form

Learn more about our new emergency Childcare Program

Contact us for registration information!

REGISTRATION@EHTPAL.ORG      (609) 645-8413


Q: What activities will my child be participating in while being at Big PAL’s?

A: Your child will have the opportunity to complete their homework with help from our staff, participate in our planned activities which will include laser tag, go-karts driven by PAL staff, arts & crafts, virtual reality, STEM related activities, indoor/outside recreation, and nature walks around our 8 mile trails.


Q: Who are the staff at Big PAL’s?

A: Each of our staff are experienced childcare providers. Each is CPR and first aid trained and have been successfully background checked.

Q: How are the children grouped when being in the facility?

A: Members will be grouped by grade level: K/1st/2nd, 3rd/4th, 5th/6th and 7th/8th.

Q: Staff to student ratios?

A: Our student to mentor ratio is 15 children to 1 adult. 

Q: How do I register my child to participate in Big PAL’s fun?

A: You may register your child online on our website or you make come visit us at our main campus at 2542 Ridge Ave.

Q: When are payments due?

A: Payment is due on the 15th of the month for the following month. Payments can be made online on our website or in person at our main office at 2542 Ridge Ave.

Q: How will my child be transported from Big PAL’s to school in the morning and to Big PAL’s after school?

A: Children will be transported by Egg Harbor Twp. School District or PAL van, depending on what school your child attends. NOTE: A babysitter form will be needed to be filled out before your child is allowed to be picked up or dropped off here by EHT School District.

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