Office of Community Schools

Before & After School Care Program

Office Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

305-258-3676, extension 2161 

Christopher Salinetro,

After School Care Manager

Your child may be enrolled in a school‐age child care program at Air Base K-8 Center.  A variety of academic enhancement and enrichment activities, including homework assistance, indoor and outdoor games, music, and arts and crafts part of your child's daily routine while in our program.

Patrice Blackburn,

Community Schools Specialist


Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten

Program/Role Model Program

The Pre-Kindergarten program is for children 4 years of age on or before September 1st. This is separate from the Magnet Program and therefore, there is a separate application process.   
VOLUNTARY PRE-KINDERGARTEN APPLICATIONS PROCESS is now closed.  We are no longer accepting applications for VPK for the 2020-2021 school year.  Please contact our school as of February 1, 2021 for information on applying for the 2021-2022 school year.  

Parents interested in the Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten program at Air Base K-8 should contact Ms. Blackburn at for further information on applying.   For information on the Role Model Program, please contact Mrs. Ayna Molina at  

Eligible children for Pre-Kindergarten must be 4 years old on or before September 1st. Please ensure to register for your child's Certificate of Eligibility (COE).  You may visit for information on applying for your child's COE.     



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