Treasures After School (TAS) Program

311 Haverhill Street, Reading, MA, 01867


Director: Debby Alter

Treasures After School Program (TAS) is a wonderful alternative for working parents. This affordable, popular after school program has it all:

  • transportation provided from all Reading Elementary Schools
  • caring home-like atmosphere
  • daily outdoor play
  • homework help
  • fun and educational field trips
  • small group sizes
  • low staff turnover
  • arts/crafts, games, and planned educational activities
  • caring professional counselors
  • community service projects

TAS is open on some snow days (when safe to do so), most teacher in-service days, vacations, and most school holidays.

Children get a break from school and feel like they are home with our caring staff and home-like atmosphere. Limited CIT programs are available to older children


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday  – 2:45 to 5:30 pm

Friday – 12:45 to 5:30 pm


Children in Kindergarten up to 14 years old may be enrolled in this program.

Treasures After School program provides services to children and families regardless of their race, religion, gender, cultural heritage, national origin, political beliefs, parents’ marital status, disability, or sexual orientation.


A child may not attend the after-school program if he/she did not attend school due to illness.

Little Treasures Schoolhouse and the TAS Programs are a nut-free school


Call the school at 781-944-7907 or click the Contact Us tab and request Tuition and a registration form.

Registration Fee

A non-refundable registration fee of $100.00 is due with registration.


For convenience, the non-refundable tuition is divided equally into 10 installments. The 10 installments are due as follows:  July 1st,  September 1st, October 1st, November 1st, December 1st, January 1st, February 1st, March 1st, April 1st & May 1st.

Tuition includes Transportation.  A 10% sibling discount is available for lesser tuition payments. Tuition is non-refundable once it is due and paid.

The tuition is calculated including vacation weeks, partial months, and five-week months. The full tuition is due for all months including, but not limited to holidays, illness, vacations, inclement weather, partial months, RPS closings, absence,  closing due to COVID-19, State-mandated travel quarantines, mandated COVID related quarantines, and other planned or unplanned absences.


TAS School Closings

  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veteran’s Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve (observed 12/23/22)
  • RPS Winter Holiday Break
  • New Year’s Day
  • President’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth

Vacations & other RPS Closings

Summer, February, & April Vacation Programs are available for an additional fee. Snow Days and Reading Public School Closings “Special Days” are available for an additional cost.

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