Poole Family YMCA - Before School Programs

The Poole Family YMCA offers Before School, an early morning child care program, that serves two local elementary schools in Garner. The before school program is held at Timber Drive Elementary school. Our enthusiastic staff make mornings fun! Before school starts at 7 a.m. and runs until the school day begins. 

For more information about each program, please see the Parent Manual and Frequently Asked Question information attached below. 


  • Timber Drive
  • Vandora Springs

All students who attend Vandora Springs Elementary are temporarily relocated to Bryan Road Elementary while Vandora undergoes refurbishment. During this transition, all YMCA programs previously held at Vandora Springs Elementary will move to Bryan Road Elementary location. 


  • Challenges
  • Creative arts
  • Cheers & songs


We handpick our youth staff for their enthusiasm and ability to be a positive role model. YMCA Before School youth counselors receive 30 hours of staff training annually.


2018 - 2019 SCHOOL YEAR

$1,326 per year (Member)
$1,593 per year (Participant)

Financial assistance is available. You may pay for programs in full, or on a drafted monthly schedule. Current school year pricing is available by calling the branch.

Billing and payment information


Matthew Hicks, Youth Director
919-987-8772 or Matthew.Hicks@YMCATriangle.org