Find out changes to our services and advice in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Opening times, booking places and costs

What are the opening hours of the services?

Kids Club services open immediately after the school bell during term-time and close at 6pm. Some clubs also open from 8am to 6pm during holiday periods or on in-service days.

Wraparound Care (WAC) Services start immediately after the morning nursery class session and close at 6pm. All WAC services are open from 8am to 6pm during holiday periods and on in-service days.

Which services are open during the holiday periods?

Kids Clubs identified as holiday services are Oakbank in Perth, Blair Kids Club at New Hill Primary School in Blairgowrie and Milnathort. Wraparound Care services at Inch View (Perth), St Dominic's (Crieff) and Luncarty also operate during holidays. 

All services are closed on the two Public Holidays at Easter. All services except Inch View WAC are closed for the whole of the Christmas / New Year school holidays. Inch View is closed from the last day of term in December and re-opens after the New Year Public Holidays.

How do I register?

Children must be registered to use the service if:

  • they are using the service for the first time or
  • they continue to use the service during a new school year

Registration can be made throughout the year. Once registered, you can use the service as much or as little as you require. You can select specific days for the activities taking place or so that children can participate in trips and outings.

There is an annual registration fee which must be paid along with one week's fees in advance to enable you to make bookings for the service:

  • One child - £13.00
  • Families - £20.00

Kids Club services registration form

(Please note there will be a new registration form uploaded, approximately at the beginning of June, for parents/carers who wish to register their child(ren) for the start of the new term in August 2021)

There will be no reduction in the fee for part-year registration and no re-imbursement of fees upon cancellation of registration.

How do I book?

Bookings for school terms 2020/2021

Make or amend a Kids Club term time booking online - 2020/2021

Bookings for Summer holiday 2021

Make a Kids Club holiday booking online - Summer 2021

Please note that we require a minimum of 10 children to be booked for each day in order for the service to be open. We will review the numbers booked in each service on Thursday 10th June 2021 and a decision will be made in regards to the opening of each service.

How much does it cost?

Term-time

  • £9.70 per session for one child 
  • £9.20 per session for further children from the same family

School holiday

  • Full Day attendance (over 7 hours) - £23.50
  • Up to 7 hours - £21.25
  • Up to 5 hours - £19.00

The Help with the costs of childcare page has information on financial support available to families.

Payments should be made by calling the Early Learning & Childcare Team on 01738 472350 or Finance Team 01738 476882 where you will be able to make a secure debit/credit card payment. If you any questions please contact kidsclubregistration@pkc.gov.uk.

If you have any queries, please email kidsclubregistration@pkc.gov.uk or phone 01738 472350.

Contact details

Childcare Strategy Team

Perth Grammar School Community Wing, Perth, PH1 5AZ
Tel 01738 472350