Young Oaks Latchkey


The Young Oaks Latchkey Program offers comfortable, supervised before and after school care that includes activities that enhance the child's physical, social, and academic growth. The Young Oaks Program works with the State Licensing Division and must meet the requirements set forth by the State of Michigan. The Young Oaks Program is not to be considered an 'academic'program.

Sites are open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:20 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, on regularly scheduled school days. Young Oaks sites include: Addams, Keller, Northwood, Oakland, Oak Ridge, and Upton Elementary Schools. Space is limited.

The Young Oaks program has a site supervisor and fully trained staff at each elementary school site along with an 18:1 student-to-staff ratio. The program meets the State of Michigan Licensing Guidelines.

Students being registered for the Young Oaks Program must be enrolled in a Royal Oak School and attending a class between Developmental Kindergarten and Fifth Grade. Parents must complete required forms as well as supply the yearly registration fee in order to complete their student's registration process at the Addams Early Childhood Center. You must have a zero balance in any Early Childhood Program to register.


Addams Early Childhood Center
2222 Webster
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Phone: 248-288-3220
Fax: 248-288-3047

Program Director: Danielle Truesdell
Program Coordinator: Catherine Russell
Program Secretary: Amber Ceresnie (ext. 0)
Clerk: Roberta Byrnes (ext. 3564)

Please specify which program (Young Oaks Latchkey) and school your student(s) attends when emailing or calling in with questions.