After-school care

Service Description

Every child in Thuringia is entitled to after-school care from the time they start school until they finish elementary school. Care can be provided in after-school programs at elementary schools and in daycare centers. After-school care in Thuringia is an organizational part of elementary school and attendance is voluntary. It is an institution that complements families and supports teaching, promotes children's independence, creates the conditions for practicing social behavior, acting responsibly and pursuing individual needs and inclinations.

Elementary school children are entitled to support in an after-school care center at an elementary school from Mondays to Fridays with a daily care time of ten hours, counting the teaching time.

Admission to the after-school care program:

Parents must apply in writing to the relevant elementary school by May 31 for admission to the after-school care program for the period before the first and after the last lesson for the following school year.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

Stadtverwaltung Bürgel

Am Markt 1
07616 Bürgel
036692 491-0
036692 22253

Further Authorities

Landratsamt Saale-Holzland-Kreis - Schulverwaltung
Im Schloss
07607 Eisenberg
036691 70-226
036691 70-742