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The Belmont After School Enrichment Collaborative (BASEC)

BASECBASEC is the Belmont After School Enrichment Collaborative, a nonprofit organization that brings together after school programs serving children and families in Belmont, Massachusetts. Currently, BASEC operates sites at the Mary Lee Burbank Elementary School, the W.L. Chenery Middle School and Belmont High School.

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BASEC BurbankBASEC @ Burbank Before School Program

BASEC Before School offers supervised, age appropriate activities intentionally designed to enhance students' social, emotional, cognitive and physical development for Burbank students in grades K-4.  The program runs from 7:30 AM to 8:30 PM.  No food services are offered, but students can bring breakfast from home. 

For further information on tuition, applications, etc., please contact Andrew Mountford at, or at 617-489-3442, or visit their website:

BASEC @ Burbank After School Program

BASEC After School offers a structured, diverse curriculum including arts, sports, mindfulness, homework support, and fun for Burbank students in grades K-4.  The program runs from the end of the school day (2:50 PM on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 1:40 PM or 11:40 AM on Wednesdays) until 5:50 PM.

For further information on tuition, applications, etc., please contact Andrew Mountford at, or at 617-489-3442, or visit their website:

BASEC Workshops

BASEC offers two 10-week and one 6-week workshop sessions during the school year for all Burbank students in grades K-4.  BASEC offers a wide range of classes that provide authentic learning experiences for students with all interests.  Examples of Workshops from previous sessions include:

  • karate,
  • theater,
  • sports,
  • science,
  • animation,
  • yoga,
  • cooking,
  • keyboarding,
  • piano,
  • guitar and art. 

Registration packets are sent home with all Burbank students prior to each session to initiate the enrollment period.  Please visit BASEC's website, for more information.


The Butler Extended Program (BEDP) is a school-age child care program for students enrolled in the Daniel Butler elementary school in Belmont. BEDP offers before and after school programs for students in grades K-4 as well as a special kindergarten extended day program after the end of morning kindergarten. BEDP is licensed by the Massachusetts Office of Child Care Services.

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Before and after-school childcare programs are currently available at Wellington. Information about the cost and schedule for these programs can be obtained from the PTO web page or contact school office by calling (617) 489-2660.

In addition, after-school enrichment classes and after-school sports offer other opportunities for afternoon activities for Wellington students. More information about these programs can be obtained from the PTO web page

Winn Brook

Winn Brook Child Care

The Winn Brook Child Care Programs is a school aged program serving students in Grades K-4 who are enrolled in the Winn Brook Elementary School. The program is administered by Schools for Children (, a local not-for-profit organization that operates a variety of schools and programs in the area. The WBCC program is licensed by and operates under the rules of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care (EEC). It is currently licensed to care for up to 120 students per day in the Before and After School programs. 

Winn Brook Child Care operates:

  • The Before School Program (7:30 AM until the start of school)
  • The After School Program (2:50 PM until 6:00 PM)
  • Both programs operate on the Belmont Public School calendar and are available up to 5 days per week; due to heavy demand, minimum enrollment is for 2 days per week.

For more information go to the WBCC web page: You may contact us with questions by calling 617-489-5153 or emailing us at ''

Chenery Middle School

CMS After School Activities and PTO Clubs

Participation in any after school or evening activity requires that the student be in school on that day. An activity fee per year is charged which covers all extra curricular and athletic activities. Intramural sports are held on a different afternoon for each grade. Activities vary and are posted outside of the school gym and are announced over the PA. For more information about After School Activities visit the Chenery Middle School web site. 

The PTO sponsors 8-week clubs several times a year. The PTO clubs require a separate fee and are not covered by the Belmont Public Schools activity fee. For more information visit Chenery PTO website.

BASEC @ Chenery After School Program

BASEC CheneryBASEC@ Chenery, the after school enrichment program at Chenery Middle School, is open to all students in grades 5-8, Monday to Friday from 2:25 to 6pm (earlyrelease days 10:40 to 6pm).

BASEC provides Chenery students with a bridge between school and home. With a well-developed curriculum, BASEC @ Chenery imparts important 21st century skills including organizational skills,community service, social awareness, communication, creative problem solving,mindfulness, collaboration and teamwork. 

Visit BASEC @ Chenery for registration, fees, and program information.

Contact Us

  • Administration: 617-993-5400
  • High School: 617-993-5900 
  • Chenery Middle School: 617-993-5800 
  • Butler School: 617-993-5550 
  • Burbank School: 617-993-5500 
  • Wellington School: 617-993-5600 
  • Winn Brook School: 617-993-5700
  • BPS Webmaster: send email
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