The Bay Base Program is an after school program designed to enrich children's lives educationally, socially, culturally, emotionally, and physically in a safe and familiar setting.  The program is open on regular school days, early release days, most holidays, and school vacation days. 


Who is Eligible to Attend?

All children in grades PreK4 - 5th grade may attend. 

What Are the Hours?

After  school program hours are 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Summer and Vacation full day program hours are 6:30 am to 6:00 pm.

What Do We Offer?

We offer a wide variety of enrichment activities including homework assistance, arts and crafts, games, outside playtime, field trips, sports, and much more.  We provide an environment that allows our students the opportunity to learn to work together, play together, and build positive relationships with their peers.

Special Information

Income Tax Information

Bay District Schools 1311 Balboa Ave Panama City, Florida 32401

Tax ID 59-6000511

Please contact your Bay Base Site Manager for any other information.


Fees & Payment

Bay Base Fees

2017-18 School Year Fees 

$25.00 non-refundable registration fee per child

$45.00 per week for the first child in the family

$20.00 per week for each additional child in the family

$15.00 per child per day for drop-in services

Bay Base News You Can Use

Bay District Schools CLOSED Monday, February 19, 2018 for Presidents' Day

Bay Base OPEN 6:30 am-6:00 pm 

  • Locations available:  Beach, Cherry Street, Hiland Park, Springfield, and Tommy Smith
  • Sign up available to all eligible students
  • Sign up OPENS Monday, February 5, 2018
  • Sign up CLOSES on Friday, February 9, 2018
  • ALL students will need lunch, snacks and drinks





Fall online applications begin Monday, July 17th  2017

  • Parent Portal username and password required.  In Parent Portal, click the FORMS tab--Click the Bay Base Application-Fall.

  • Presently enrolled students accepted first.  All others accepted on a space available basis.

  • Parents will be notified of acceptance by the Bay Base Site Manager.

  • No money due until your application has been accepted.

  • To complete an online application:   APPLY HERE                                               








Contact Us



Katrina Evans



Jennifer Nettles

Asst. to the Coordinator


Fax 850-747-5685

Daniell Steere