Scintilla Charter Academy is proud to offer the IGNITE Before & After School Programs.  These fee-based programs are administered by the school and operated by our faculty and staff.

The IGNITE Before School Program runs from 7:00 – 7:30 am.  The After School Program runs from 3:45 pm – 6:00 pm Monday – Thursday and until 5:00 pm on Fridays.  

The IGNITE Director is Cindy Gregory.  If you have any questions, please email

The goal of IGNITE is to build on the school’s focus on interactive, hands-on projects that spark curiosity, promote active learning, encourage teamwork, build character, and capitalize on children’s innate spirit of exploration.

IGNITE stands for Inspiring Greatness by Nurturing Innovation, Talent & Exploration!

2022-2023 Ignite Registration
Ignite Employee Application
Ignite: Frequently Asked Questions
Parents/guardians of IGNITE scholars are highly encouraged to join the IGNITE Remind text messaging list in order to receive important information and communicate with IGNITE staff quickly and efficiently.  To join the list text @scaignite to 81010 or visit

Fee Information:

  • A non-refundable yearly registration fee in the amount of $25.00 per family is required for participation in the After School Program.
  • Early Care is offered 5 days per week.
  • All payments will be due and accepted on the first school day of the month. A $25.00 late fee will occur for all payments after the due date. Your child(ren) will NOT be able to attend until after the late fee is paid in full.
  • Only cash or check payments will be accepted. The correct amount must paid, there will be no credits for overpayment.
  • Fees will be assessed monthly, regardless of child(ren)’s attendance and no refunds will be given if a child is suspended.
  • Fees are required to hold scholar’s spot. If fees are not paid as scheduled, the slot will be filled from the waiting list.
  • No fees will be assessed during school holidays.
  • Any pre-paid fees will be forfeited if the scholar is withdrawn early or suspended unless otherwise approved by administration.
  • Ignite ends promptly at 6:00 pm Monday through Thursday and at 5:00 pm on Friday. Families will be charged a $30.00 late fee if scholars are not picked up on time.

IGNITE – Price List for March 2023:

Afternoon Only Afternoon with
Morning Care
Morning Care Only
One Scholar 198.00 286.00 88.00 BASED ON 22 DAYS – MARCH’S TOTAL
Two Scholars 316.80 457.60 140.80 BASED ON 22 DAYS – MARCH’S TOTAL
Three Scholars 415.80 609.40 193.60 BASED ON 22 DAYS – MARCH’S TOTAL
Four Scholars 514.80 761.20 246.40 BASED ON 22 DAYS – MARCH’S TOTAL


Our goal is to provide a safe and secure program during the hours immediately following school that will stimulate scholars’ social, physical, and intellectual abilities through participation in activities with their school peers.

After school enrichment programs and extracurricular activities provide great benefits to schools, parents, and scholars:

  • Gives scholars a safe, healthy environment to continue learning
  • Increase scholars’ connection to school and community
  • Build new skills and interests
  • Improve scholars personal, social and academic skills
  • Improve self-esteem
  • Improve school attendance
  • Increase engagement in school
  • Increase academic success
  • Help develop valuable skills to last a lifetime

The after school program will allow scholars to participate in a variety of activities including recess/free-play, homework, snack, and preferred enrichment activities.