Guilford County Schools (GCS) offers the After-school Care Enrichment Services (ACES) program at 64 elementary schools for students in kindergarten through fifth grade. The program is offered every day school is in session for students, from the end of the school day until 6 p.m., as well as on teacher workdays designated as ACES All-Days. The goal of the ACES program is to provide a quality, affordable and convenient after-school care program where children can study and play with friends in a safe, nurturing and fun environment.