Program Information

The Hudson Bluehawk Nation Afterschool Program (HBN ASP) is divided into multiple sessions throughout the school year.

Here are the 2019-20 start dates for each of our afterschool program groups:

  • Little Hawks (K-1) – begins on Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Hatch (Grades 2-5) – begins on Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Nest (Grades 6-8) – begins on Monday, September 30, 2019

The remaining sessions follow the same schedule:

  • Session 2 is November 11, 2019 – January 31, 2020
  • Session 3 is February 3 – April 9, 2020
  • Session 4 is April 20 – June 19, 2020

Note: Students can register after the start date and still participate in the session.

General Information

Hours are 2:45–5:45 p.m., Monday through Friday.

A FREE bag dinner and drink is provided daily (click here to see the menu).

A bus is available at 5 p.m. daily to drop students off at limited locations – not door to door. Click here to see the bus routes and drop-off locations. Students MUST sign up on the registration form to be eligible to take the bus.

It is a requirement of our grant that students attending the Little Hawks and Hatch programs (Grades K-5) must attend five (5) days a week, Monday through Friday. Therefore, each student who wishes to participate MUST sign up for two (2) different classes per day for five (5) days a week (except on Friday when Open Recreation is available).

Students attending the program at the Jr. High School have a flexible schedule and daily attendance is not required.

Programs offered will be changed every 8-9 weeks.

This program is licensed through the Columbia County Child Care Council. Late registrants will be put on waiting list.


Full time staff includes a Program Director and Site Coordinators.

Part time staff includes: teachers, adults, college students, and high school CIT who were former participants in the HBN ASP. Click here for employment information.

Students Served

  • Little Hawks (Grades K-1) ~ 110 enrolled and serve 100 daily
  • Hatch (Grades 2-5) ~ 200 enrolled and serve 150 daily
  • Junior High School (Grades 6-8) ~ serve 50 daily
  • Senior High School (Grades 9-12) ~ provides clubs and courses for students to earn credit toward graduation and summer school

Policies and Regulations

The HBN ASP is registered through the Columbia County Child Care Council and required to follow strict regulations regarding staff/student ratio, staff fingerprinting and clearance, staff training, appropriate materials and supplies and documentation materials. We are periodically evaluated to ensure policies are followed.