For more than 30 years, Church After School Association, Inc. (C.A.S.A.) continues to strive to expand its program and offerings to the children in our community. It is our mission to provide an opportunity, after school, for elementary aged school children to experience Christ’s love by providing a place of enjoyment and security, both physically and emotionally. Church After School Association, Inc. (C.A.S.A.) is a ministry that provides a safe, Christian environment for children of working parents. Formed in 1981 to help eliminate the “latch key kid”, C.A.S.A. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that strives to keep tuition costs as low as possible and yet strive to excel in the quality of care being provided each day. C.A.S.A. creates a Christian setting in which children will find warmth and comfort, as well as an abundance of opportunities for exploration and self-discovery according to each individual child’s needs. C.A.S.A. staff strives to drive each child to his/her fullest potential by creating an environment designed to nurture and facilitate growth as a confident, empathetic member of society. C.A.S.A. also help children to achieve independence enthusiasm for learning, intellectual growth and social competence. We at C.A.S.A. take pride in introducing children to the love of Christ through Christian-based activities.
School Year Enrollment is open to School Aged children who attend an accredited Pre-Kindergarten Program through 6th grade. C.A.S.A. also serves children who attend Day School Programs at Calvary Baptist Church, First United Methodist Church and First Presbyterian Church who needs after school care for when these program release students between 12:00PM-2:00PM each day.
In the name of Christ, scholarships are offered to families in financial need; using guidelines similar to those used by the Tupelo Public School District for free and reduced meals.