The Extended Day program is a before and after school care program licensed in the State of Virginia and approved by the Office of Education in the Catholic Diocese of Arlington. The Extended Day Program provides a safe and enjoyable environment for students beyond the hours of the normal school day.

The program provides high quality before and after school childcare in a loving and safe and Christian environment. An experienced director is supported by dedicated and devoted staff members. The students participate in variety of activities including: outdoor and indoor games; arts & crafts; homework room; quiet time for reading, movies and holiday celebrations.

Contract payments for the Extended Day Program will be made through the FACTS program.

Extended Day services are available for all students at St. Anthony School.   Families may opt to use extended day at the St. Philip Early Childhood Center but must sign up directly with the ECC via their website, click here.   Extended Day opens at 7:00 a.m., closes when the students are in school, reopens after school and closes at 6:00 p.m.


New forms for the 2018-2019 will be posted by August 12, 2018, and sent via a School Messenger at the same time.  Coupons will not be used for St. Anthony School.


There is no Extended Day over Easter or Christmas Break at St. Anthony School.

Bus service is available between St. Anthony School the St. Philip Early Childhood Center.

Our school follows Fairfax County for school closings and delays due to inclement weather. If school opens one or two hours late, so will Extended Day. For more information, read the Inclement Weather guidelines on the Policies link.