Project Keep at Franklin, Fuller & Symonds Elementary Schools

Project Keep is currently full for the 2020/21 school year.  To be placed on a waiting list please complete this form and submit it to Keene Community Education.  


Registration for the 2021/22 school year opens to new families on Tuesday, June 1st.  Applications will be posted here on that day or you can contact Jill Moore at to be placed on an email list. 


KEEP is open to students from all Keene elementary schools. Specializing in Fun & Growth After School.

Our “KEEPERS” in grades K-5 experience a safe, fun, enriching, and choice-filled environment from 2:45 PM to 5:30 PM each school day.

We offer

  • Experienced, well-qualified Lead & Assistant Teachers
  • Safe, school-based environment
  • Healthy balance of free play and choice activities
  • Crafts/projects
  • Homework help
  • Exercise/sports
  • Games to encourage leadership & cooperation

All Lead Teachers are experienced educators.  Assistant Teachers and teacher aides as needed round out our staff.

Start Time & Transportation

Project Keep begins immediately following school dismissal and ending at 5:30pm. Students from Wheelock School will be bussed (by First Student) to Franklin Project Keep at no additional cost to parents. 

Transportation home is not provided; parents/guardians/ designated adults must pick children up promptly by 5:30 PM.


We have 3 options. The regular rate is $10.25/day and the reduced rates are $7.25/day or $6.00/day, depending on financial need.



Payments will be collected on a monthly basis payable one month in advance.
(TAXPAYER I.D. #026000927)

Project Keep is a full-time (5 days/week), school year program (note: Project Keep is not held on Workshop Days, Early Release Days or Snow Days).