Panther Paws Program

The Fairbanks Paws Program is licensed as a school aged child care program (ages K-12 years of age) through the Ohio Department of Education. PAWS complies with all Fairbanks Schools safety regulations. Staff members are background checked and trained in First Aid, CPR and AED.

The Fairbanks Paws Program provides a safe, supportive, fun environment where children can learn and grow according to their individual needs.

Whether your child is looking for lots of exciting activities, enjoys participating in team challenges, likes to unwind at the end of a long school day, wants more time to socialize with friends or just wants the freedom to choose an activity independently, he or she can experience it all at Panther Paws. Our program includes engaging activities designed to encourage positive character development and teamwork, support academic achievement, and promote health & safety. Arts and crafts, board games, science, PE, along with special events and community service projects? Each month offers new themes to keep students engaged and challenged. A daily homework time is offered at the after school program.


Paws Staff

Janet Bardin - Coordinator

Michelle Burnett - Assistant Team Leader

Colleen Clark - Team Leader