21-22 ESP (Extended School Program)

Extended School Program

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  • Please allow 2 business days for applications to be processed. Applications are processed each day from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • ESP will begin August 5, 2021.
  • All students must be pre-registered to attend. If your child is in 2nd grade at Manley or Russellville,  you will register for ESP at the Intermediate buildings.
  • All past due balances must be paid before your child may attend after-school for the new school year.
  • 6th grade students are eligible to attend ESP at their elementary feeder school,  if a bus route already exists to accommodate transportation.  

The Extended School Program is a safe, affordable, DOE licensed facility where your children will be cared for by a well-trained staff. Students that are ages 4-12 years of age and attend a Hamblen County School are eligible for childcare.  ESP offers afternoon snacks, homework assistance, games, crafts, self-directed and group participation activities.


After School


All Elementary Schools within the district

Hours of Operation:

3:00 pm- 6:00 pm Monday – Friday

Students must be picked up promptly at 6pm


$10 registration fee per child after registration has been accepted

Full-Time Weekly Rate                                   $45 (one child)                        $25 (each additional sibling)

Part-Time Weekly Rate                                  $27 (one child)                        $15 (each additional sibling)

Drop-In Rate (4 days per month)                 $36 (one child)                          $20 (each additional sibling)



The Extended School Program offers after-school care to Pre-K students at the following locations:


Manley Primary

Russellville Primary

Union Heights


Early Dismissal Days

ESP will be providing services on early dismissal days for the 2021-22 school year. 

Students that do not regularly attend ESP may attend Early Dismissal Days for the cost of $10 per stay.

 You must register your child prior to the early dismissal day that childcare is needed.


Non-School Day


2021-22: Hillcrest

Hours of Operation:

6:00 am- 6:00 pm Monday – Friday


$10 registration fee per child after registration has been accepted

$18 per day for 1 child and $13 per day for sibling

There are additional costs for activities and field trips.

Summer activities include: field trips, arts and crafts, games, playground, gym, and continued learning through science, literature, community involvement. The Summer program and Non- school days are offered at one location.


Inclement Weather
If Hamblen County Schools close early due to inclement weather, there will be NO ESP services available.



For Summer 2022: 

Summer will begin on May 31, 2022

All accounts must be kept current to avoid services being discontinued.

ESP accepts Child Care Certificates through Families First. Please contact the DHS office at 423-585-1444.

Parents will be notified of school closures by School Messenger (a notification system that will call, email or text parents. Please make sure that your contact information is updated in the ParentPortal system by going to connect.hcboe.net and logging in.  Click on the SchoolMessenger link above for instructions.)


Stacy  Gibson

ESP Manager