Tiffin Community YMCA

Child Care Facilities

Community Room

Used for breakfast and the room the children will be in until the bus arrives in the AM. Large arts and crafts area. Also used to show movies, do homework, and hold parent meetings.
Friday 6:15 - 9:15 AM, 2:45 - 6 PM
Up to 5 staff members depending upon ratios.

Summer Day Camp

Used for large group activites when the activity cannot be done outside (weather conditions).
Hours it can be in use: 6:15 AM - 6 PM
Up to 8 staff members based on ratios.

Mother Goose Room

Preschool classes: M - F 8:30 AM - 4 PM
Homework Room for After School Child Care: 4 - 6 PM
Summer Preschool Camp: 8 AM - 12:30 PM (Their meeting room for all activites except gym, pool and outside activities)
Used for arts & crafts, learning centers, stories, ect.
3 staff members. 22 maximum in a class

School Age Child Care Room (The Loft)

Main meeting area for the youth. Used for arts & crafts, science projects, homework, reading, math and history lessons. Fre time at Learning Centers located around the room.
Mother Goose and Before School Child Care may also use this room.
Summer Day Camp - used as drop off area 6:15 AM - 6 PM
Monday - Friday 2:45 - 6:15 PM
5 staff members 1:18 ratio


Swim lessons for Preschool Monday and Tuesday, 10 - 11 AM and 2 - 3 PM.
After School swim Monday and Friday 4 - 5 PM.
Summer Day Camp: Monday - Friday1 - 3 PM
Preschool Camp: Monday - Friday 11 AM - Noon
Up to 100 children. Ratio's maintained by staff. Staff lifeguard ratios maintained by YMCA of USA recommendation/not to exceed State Code for bathers vs. lifeguards.
Child Care staff do not lifeguard.

Field House

Used for large motor activities - gym classes - for Preschool - 6th grade. Times vary by group using it: 6:30 AM - 6 PM - school year and summer.
Used when children cannot go uotside to play or specific activities. Also used for free play with supervision.
ODJFS ratios for staff and children maintained at all times.

Top and Bottom Fitness Studios

Top Studio
Used as an extra School Age Child Care room. May also be used for an Art room for Home School Children. May also be used for some large motor activities as space permits (soft balls, hula hoops, hop scotch, etc.)
Bottom Studio
May be used for homework.
ODJFS ratios maintained.

Gymnastics Center

Used only with direct/small group supervision. Spring floor and low beam is the only equipment used.
ODJFS staff to children ratios maintained.

Conference Room

Used for Homework Monday - Friday from 4 - 6 PM
Ratios maintained.

Ratios maintained by ODJFS Licensing:

School Year:
Pre-school: 3 - 5 years of age 1:12 ratio
K - 6th grade: 1:18 ratio
Summer Ratios:
Grades K - 1: 1:6 ratio
Grades 2 - 3: 1:8 ratio
Grades 4 - 6: 1:10 ratio

Preschool: 3 - 5 years --- Maximum of 22 per session.
School Age: 5 - 14 years --- Maximum of 100 per session