Apply to the 2022-2023 DHSP Community Schools Afterschool Programs Lottery!

DHSP Community Schools Afterschool Programs offer educational and fun activities in a safe environment where all are welcome.

  • Programs run September 2022 – June 2023
  • Open to Cambridge children who are entering Junior Kindergarten through 5th grade in September 2022.
  • Programs are filled by lottery.
  • Program cost is based on family income. 

Click here to apply to the 2022-2023 Community Schools Afterschool Programs Lottery

The deadline to apply is Friday, June 3, 2022. Any eligible applications submitted after June 3 will be automatically added to the Community Schools Afterschool Program waiting pool.


  • Monday, May 16 – Friday, June 3, 2022: Community Schools Afterschool Programs Lottery application period.
    • Applications will be completed online through the City’s Viewpoint platform.  
  • Week of June 27, 2022: Families will be notified of their child’s placement in a Community Schools Afterschool program or in the waiting pool
    • Notifications will be sent through email and the Viewpoint platform. Families can log into their Viewpoint account to check the status of their application at any time.

For more information, including FAQs, visit .

Questions? Contact or 617-349-6200.

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