OSCAR FAQ’s

What is the staff to child ratio?  

We keep a 10:1 ratio during the school year and a 7:1 ratio in the summer. Your child’s safety is our main concern at OSCAR and we ensure that our staff is first aid and CPR certified.

How many days a week do I have to sign up for to enroll my child in school year OSCAR?

We ask that students sign up for at least one day a week to enroll in OSCAR.

Where are All Days held?

When school is not in session All Day OSCAR is held at Southeast Elementary, 718 South Locust Street.

Where do students go for early dismissals?

Children stay at there home school for early dismissals.

What behavior system do you use?

Each program adapts a behavior system that works for their students. Some examples are Class Dojo, Clip Chart and Penny System. Please ask your child’s Site Director at their school what system they are using.

Do you have a Parent Manual?

Yes we do, please take a look at the 2017-2018 Parent Handbook

Who are the staff?

We have a mix of many people working for OSCAR. All staff are background checked and trained before working with your children. There is a Site Director at each school that is in charge of the after school program and they will be your main contact for any concern. An OSCAR Coordinator is in charge of all the schools and billing.

What do I do if I need to change my child’s schedule?

You can email or call the OSCAR Coordinator at cdenison@syc427.org and 815-762-2796 to let her know of the changes.

How do I pay and when do I get my bills?

Invoices are generated four times during the school year.; there is only one invoice for the summer. Each invoice is broken down by charges and includes a payment plan. All payments can be made online at Webstore through the District or by mail to OSCAR, 718 South Locust St, Sycamore, IL 60178. If you are having issues paying please contact the OSCAR Coordinator at (815) 762-2796.