Desoto County Childcare YMCA


Greenbrook Elementary School Bldg D
730 Rasco Road
Southaven, MS 38671
Phone: 662-280-6370
Fax: 662-280-6374


Holiday Camps

During the school year, when school is out, remember that the YMCA is open. We hold day- and week-long day camps so that the holidays don’t have to be stressful for you.  Enjoy the peace of mind that comes with knowing where your child is and that he or she is having a memorable day making new friends, learning a new craft, experimenting with science or playing fun sports and games.

Click here for a holiday camp schedule.


Before & Afterschool Program

We offer before/afterschool care in 22 DeSoto County schools. We offer a safe, nurturing environment for children to learn, grow and develop social skills.

Before Care starts at 6:30 a.m.
Afterschool Care ends at 6:00 p.m.

Program includes:

  • Healthy Snack
  • Homework Time
  • Learning Centers
  • Character Development
  • CATCH fitness program

When kids are out of school for holidays, we offer holiday camps at several locations.

Before Care – $34
After Care – $62
Before and After Care – $77
Registration Fee (waived for members of the YMCA) – $75


Before& After Care:

Center Hill Elementary
Desoto Central Primary
Greenbrook Elementary
Hope Sullivan Elementary
Overpark Elementary
Pleasant Hill Elementary
Southaven Elementary
Southaven Intermediate
Walls Elementary

After Care Only:

Chickasaw Elementary
Desoto Central Elementary
Hernando Elementary
Hernando Hills Elementary
Horn Lake Elementary
Horn Lake Intermediate
Lake Cormorant Elementary
Lewisburg Elementary
Lewisburg Primary
Olive Branch Elementary
Olive Branch Intermediate
Oak Grove Central Elementary
Shadow Oaks Elementary

For program information, contact our office at 662.280.6370 or email Mandy Smith at or Traci Nichols at

For Billing Questions:  Lori Franklin, Childcare Services Billing Coordinator (O) 901-505-0961 (E)

For General Child Care Questions:  Becky Kelly, Childcare Services Administrator (O) 901-505-0959 (E)

Financial Aid Assistance is available. Rates are based on income.

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