Mission – Vision – Values

Our Mission
AYS enriches the learning and well-being of
children in a safe, caring and fun environment
outside of the school day.

Our Vision
AYS is the provider of choice for out-of-school time programs in central Indiana.

Our Values
AYS values respect, responsibility and commitment by:
• Delivering high-quality programs
• Nurturing individual potential in children and staff
• Supporting families and communities

Did You Know?

AYS’ first program started with fewer than ten children. Today, we serve over 3,500 children annually. Parent surveys demonstrate that 99% of parents feel they’re child is safe while at AYS and 96% feel their child is happy at AYS. 71% of parents of students enrolled in AYS programs said that AYS has helped their child become more interested in school, 52% reported that with AYS’ help their child’ s grades improved, and 73% stated that their child became more confident in himself/herself because of AYS and 57% credited AYS with their children’ s improved behavior at home. To learn more, please view our 2018-2019 Annual Report.