Cost of Quality – Cost Calculator for After-School Programs | The Wallace Foundation

If you want out-of-school time programming that is high quality and you need to know how to budget for it, this Web site can help.

This online calculator lets you determine the costs of a variety of options for high-quality out-of-school time (OST) programs. With other resources on this site, it can help you make informed decisions so you can plan for programming in which children flourish.

Calculate the cost for high-quality OST programs

Like a student loan or mortgage calculator, this calculator lets you know what questions to ask, gives you an easy-to-understand analysis of the data you enter and offers ideas and resources to further your work.

The calculator’s cost estimates come from the most detailed study to date on the costs of high-quality programs, using 2011 dollar figures and cost of living data. Find out why Wallace created the calculator.