LEAP & LEAD at San Ysidro School District A Safe Place for After School Child Care

What is LEAP? Literacy, Enrichment, Arts Program

What is LEAD? Learning, Eager, Artistic Driven

These are two of several state-funded Expanded Learning Programs (ELP) offered by the YMCA of San Diego County in partnership with the San Ysidro School District.

Our Vision
The YMCA of San Diego County partners with local school districts, families, and communities to offer students safe and nurturing expanded learning programs that prepare them for college, career, and life.  

This free program provides structured academic, physical and social activities for Kindergarten to Grade 8 students from one of the following school sites in San Ysidro:

SchoolEmailPhoneAM HoursPM HoursMin. Hours
Ocean View Hills[email protected](619) 454-14636:45-8:152:45-6:001:15-6:00
Willow[email protected](619) 454-07966:45-8:152:45-6:001:15-6:00
Vista Del Mar - Middle School[email protected](619) 772-94326:15-7:452:05-6:0012:30-6:00
La Mirada[email protected](619) 454-07846:45-8:152:45-6:001:15-6:00
Smythe[email protected](619) 852-66146:45-8:152:45-6:001:15-6:00
Sunset[email protected](619) 454-08066:45-8:152:45-6:001:15-6:00
San Ysidro Middle School[email protected](619) 454-07706:15-7:452:05-6:0012:30-6:00


How to Apply to the LEAP & LEAD Programs

Enrollment & Participation Information

  • All students from Kindergarten to Grade 8 who attend LEAP or LEAD schools can apply.
  • Applications can be turned into the school site.

Important Documents and PDF Forms

  • LEAP Application Packet (Coming soon!)
  • LEAD Application Packet (Coming soon!)

Questions? Contact Us for More Information

If you would like to learn more about the LEAP and/or LEAD programs provided by the YMCA of San Diego County, please contact one of our staff below:

For questions about the application, enrollment, and general information, contact: 

To contact the Program Director: