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Get Along Before & After school Club

Get Along Before & After school Club based in Millbrook Primary School Elmfield Shevington Wigan

Get Along provides before & after school care for the children attending Millbrook Primary School Shevington including our pre-school, Play Along. Get Along has been a successful club for the past 23 years, we do not have a large staff turnover providing consistency for the children. In the mornings, children are offered a 'Breakfast buffet' of various cereals, yoghurt, fresh fruit, toast/muffins/crumpets and fresh fruit juice, milk or water. After-school, snacks include toast, sandwiches, crackers with cheese, soup, bread sticks, waffles, savoury pastry snacks, e.g. sausage/cheese rolls, fresh fruit and salads and milk, water and cordial.  We have both indoor and outdoor access, although only use the outdoor areas after-school. Indoors, children have access to computers, TV, craft activities, board games, a pool table, air-hockey table, football table and we use the school hall for ball games and PE. Outdoors we use the Key Stage Two playground, as well as the school field.  Children again have access to a variety of PE equipment, such as footballs, basketball hoops, outdoor exercise equipment, scooters, trolleys, various wheeled toys, skipping, construction, board games and drawing/colouring/craft activities. Sessions are booked and paid for online, via the School Money App, once a family are registered and we accept childcare vouchers.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Ellie Kay
Contact Position
01257 401030
Get Along direct line 01257 401030
Millbrook Primary School, Shevington.

Where to go

Millbrook Primary School

Other Details


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£11.50 Before & After School - Per Day
Breakfast 7.45 - 8.50am £4.25 Per Session
After school one hour (3.15 - 4.15), pm £4.25 or (3.15 - 5.15pm), two hours £7.25 Per Session

Parents complete an admission/contact form and a contract to register their child/children with Get Along. Once registered, parents book and pay for sessions online through the School Money App/online system used by school. Registers go 'live' at the beginning of each half-term enabling parents to book sessions in advance to secure the places they need. These can be booked and amended up to midnight the day before. We offer 40 places each morning and afternoon. Places can sometimes be booked on the day, subject to availability, by phone.

Other details

Get Along offers an inclusive setting catering for dietary needs, all areas have ramps offering wheelchair access. Four staff, three level 3 and One level 2. Three Paediatric first aid and Food Hygiene.

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Summer 2019 we had a complete refurbishment of our room. The children tell us "It just feels like home", staff strive to provide a safe, fun place where the children can relax, play, chill out and have fun. We have a personal hygiene room, disabled toilet and disabled parking facilities.

Childcare Information


Immediate vacancies
Places are booked and paid for using the school Smart Money system, we have very limited morning and after school sessions but will always try to accommodate if possible, for further information or availability please ring us. Parents are advised to book sessions well in advance, although places can become available as parents can cancel if no longer required.
Date updated

Opening Times & Facilities

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday - Friday, term-time only 7.45am 8.50am
Monday - Friday, term-time only 3.15pm 5.15pm
ICT Facilities
Private Changing Area
Internet Connection
Free parking
TV and DVD
Accessible Parking
Disabled access
Healthy Eating
Disabled toilets
Outdoor Playspace
When is childcare available?
Term time only
Before School
After School

School Pickups

Offers pickups
Millbrook Primary
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