Preschool Program Times and Tuition
Preschool Half-day Program
Young Preschool (children ages 2 ½–4)
Monday – Friday 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Weekly Schedule - Spring 2023

Monday – Creative Arts

Tuesday – Foreign Language

Wednesday – Social-Emotional Learning

Thursday – STEM Lab

Friday – Happy Friday

Spring 2023 Special Offer
  • 1 day per week: $150.00/month (4-5 classes per month)
  • 5 days per week: $650.00/month

Example: STEM Lab every Thursday for the month of September


Individual drop-in class: $40/day

Group discount: register a class with friends and save additional $15

Elementary Program Times and Tuition

Elementary After School Enrichment Program
Elementary Program (children ages 5–10)
Monday – Friday 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Wednesday 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Weekly Schedule - Fall 2023

Monday – Creative Arts

Tuesday – Foreign Language

Wednesday – Academic Monitoring/Tutoring & Community Service Projects

Thursday – STEM Lab

Friday – Happy Friday

  • 1 class per week: $90/month (4-5 classes per month)
  • 5 classes per week: $450/month

Example: Creative Arts every Monday for the month of September

  • Individual drop-in class: $25

Transportation options available

Summer Program Times and Tuition

Young Explorers (children ages 5-9)

Summer 2022

5 weeks: July 18 – August 19

Monday – Friday Full-day: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm | Half-day: 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Weekly Themes
Week 1: Social-Emotional Learning
Week 2: Engineering Challenges
Week 3: Science Experiments
Week 4: STEM Group Project
Week 5: Theater and Drama
Tuition - Special Offer​

Full-day camp: $180/week

Half-day camp: $120/week

Individual drop-in class: $45/day

Group discount: Register a class with friends and save additional $15


Each week is a new camp, options attending one or more weeks are available to fit your family’s needs.

Join Our Team!

Program: Schoolhouse Rec! with Young Explorers Club

Position: Before & After School Program Teacher

Job Type: Part-time, Internship

Location: Issaquah Community Center 301 Rainier Blvd S, Issaquah, WA 98027

Schedule: September 2023-June 2024, M, T, Th, F 7:00am-9:00am and/or 3:30pm-6:00pm Wednesday 1:30pm-6:00pm flexible work schedule options available

Position Overview

Issaquah Parks & Community Services is partnering with Young Explorers Club to offer Schoolhouse Rec!, an elementary before & after school program. We provide a variety of fun, quality, project-based classes that help students build a strong academic foundation, find a passion for STEAM exploration, and develop social skills. We are looking for warm, dependable, and creative teachers, new or experienced, to teach our classes.


  • Supervise children at all times to ensure their health and safety. 
  • Provide lessons and activities in a nurturing, active learning environment for children to grow cognitively, physically, socially, and emotionally.
  • Assist with providing an interactive, well-kept classroom that encourages exploration and creativity. Inspect equipment and materials to ensure they are safe and clean for children’s use.
  • Perform other duties as assigned (special events, etc.)



  • Love to nurture and teach young children
  • Have clean criminal background check
  • College students with major/minor in Education, Arts, STEM, World Languages, or related fields preferred
  • Experience working with children as a teacher, counselor, or coach preferred


Compensation and Benefits

  • Pay: $25-$30/hour ($2500-$3000/month)
  • Paid sick leave, training and planning time


Why You’ll Love Working with US

  • A caring, supportive team building environment
  • Competitive pay and great benefits
  • Specialized project-based learning curriculum with detailed lesson plans to assist our teachers in delivering great classes every day
  • Flexible work schedule options available
  • A chance to gain community teaching experiences and an opportunity to give back to the community


To Apply: Please e-mail Jennifer Guo at with a cover letter and an attached resume.

  1. Online Registration: Registration is available online for families wishing to sign their Explorers up themselves or you can email us at and we will be happy to assist you in getting your Explorers into a program. We also host info sessions on Saturday afternoons for parents to learn more about our programs before registering any classes.
  2. Age/Grade Restrictions:
    • Preschool program: Ages 2.5-5 at the program start time
    • Elementary program: Grades K-5 at the program start time
  3. Registration Options: Our preschool, after school and weekend enrichment programs run from September to June (Fall semester and Spring semester). Families can register classes for one semester, one month or a drop-in class.
  4. Refunds: We do not charge an application fee. If you need to reschedule or cancel classes, please email us at and we will help you sign up for another class or issue a full refund back to your credit card or PayPal account.
  5. Late Registrations and Discounts: The online registration system automatically prorates the price for late registrations. If you register a class with friends, please email us at and we will be happy to assist you in applying group discounts.