Our School

Extended Day Programs

BNS Offers Fun Options to Extend the School Day

The school day at BNS runs from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm, Monday through Friday. However, BNS offers extended day programs, giving children the opportunity to continue to play, learn, and socialize with their friends.

Lunch Bunch

Enjoy more time exploring, creating and playing with friends during BNS’s Lunch Bunch program!

Children join a teacher and an aide for a program full of fun activities. Each day includes creative arts and crafts, games, free play, lunch, stories, and outdoor play – plus, Spanish immersion on Thursdays!

  • Lunch Bunch is offered Monday through Friday from 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm.
  • Cost is $25 per day, if prepaid for the entire semester.
  • Drop-ins are $30 per day (space permitting).
  • Students must be at least three years old and toilet trained.
  • Children bring their own lunches.
  • No parental involvement or co-oping is required.
  • The program is offered in two semesters: Fall Session: September - December; and Spring Session: January - June. Current BNS students may register at the start of each semester, or on a rolling basis, space permitting.

Lunch Bunch Lite

BNS also offers a shorter extended day program from 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Children participate in all the activities included in the Lunch Bunch class, but are dismissed one hour earlier.

  • Cost is $22 per day, if prepaid for the entire semester.
  • Drop-ins are $25 per day (space permitting).

Click here to download the current Lunch Bunch – and Lunch Bunch Lite – registration form.


Goal! BNS children have the opportunity to further develop their minds and bodies with after school soccer, coached by The Player Progression Academy (PPA).

  • Soccer is held Tuesday afternoons from 12:05 pm - 12:50 pm.
  • Fall and spring soccer is held in the field behind the Bannockburn Clubhouse.
  • Winter soccer is offered indoors in the Bannockburn Clubhouse ballroom.
  • The program is open to children ages two through five.
  • Children bring their own water and soccer balls.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Instructions for PPA soccer registration:

  1. Click HERE to enter the portal.
  2. Create an account by clicking "Join Now"
  3. Enter in your information
  4. Click "add player" and enter your child's information
  5. Click "join a program", select the "Tots sports" and select the correct age group
  6. Find your class (Tuesdays, 12:05 pm - 12:50 pm, Bannockburn Nursery) and check the box
  7. Complete Payment