Child Care

Please view the Child Care In Our Schools page for information on Extended Day Program for Full Day Kindergarten Students, Before and After School Child Care Programs for 6 to 12 years old, and, Full Day Child Care Programs at:

Compass Early Learning and Care, formerly known as Kawartha Child Care Services Programs, operates a Before and After School Program at the school for school aged children. Their programs are inspired and shaped by children's curiosity and interests.  They offer a variety of enriching age appropriate experiences that include:

- positive social skills and relationship building

- nature explorations

- indoor and outdoor co-operative games

- individual and collaborative project work

Hours of Operation - 7:00 to School Bell and School Bell to 6:00 p.m.  Monday to Friday, September to June  

Full-day care available on PD Days and school holidays, as well as throughout July and August at Summer Camps at the Compass ELC Courtice Program (located at Mother Teresa Elementary School). 


Contact Louise Cruickshank, Program Supervisor  

Compass ELC

Located at Good Shepherd Elementary School
20 Farmington Drive
Courtice, ON
L1E 3B9

Telephone: (905) 432-7630