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ACE Ohio

Important Dates & Information: 

Before February 28, 2024:  If you’ve been approved for ACE, you can register for camp for FREE and ACE Ohio will reimburse Classroom Antics.  Call us to register.

After February 28, 2024:  If you register for camp after February 28th, you’ll be required to pay upfront for camp and submit your receipt. They are processing claims easily now as long as you submit your full receipt.

Note that ACE is now closed to new applicants, so you must be currently qualified for ACE Ohio in order to be reimbursed.

*Cancellation insurance will not be honored when an ACE Ohio claim is made for a registration.

Classroom Antics is an ACE Qualified Education Service Provider

The Ohio Afterschool Child Enrichment (ACE) educational savings account program provides qualifying families with $1,000 per child to use towards approved enrichment and educational activities such as tutoring, academic camps, and before- or after-school programs. Classroom Antics is an ACE qualified Education Service Provider, which means if you are approved for ACE, you can use your funds to pay for any Classroom Antics camp or after-school program.

PLEASE NOTE that the terms of ACE Ohio are subject to change. In the latest update, they are no longer accepting new applications. Those previously accepted can still use the funding before July 1, 2024. This will apply to a camp in July as long as the funding is claimed prior to July 1st.

Who Qualifies for ACE?

NOTE: If you have not previously qualified for ACE funds for the 2023-2024 school year, the state-funded program is now CLOSED to new applicants. 

The ACE Educational Savings Account program is available to any student between the ages of 6 and 18 years old whose family income is at or below 400% of the federal poverty level.

Qualifying children include those who attend any Ohio public or nonpublic school or are home educated by their parents and have been excused from the compulsory attendance law for the purpose of home instruction.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, if you already registered and paid for camp, you can still apply for ACE funds.  Upon your application’s approval, you can submit your Classroom Antics camp receipt to ACE Ohio for reimbursement.  

You have two options; 

  1. ACE Ohio can pay us directly. All you need to do is call us to register for the camp(s) of your choice on or before February 28, 2024.  We will provide you with an invoice to submit to ACE Ohio for payment.  You must be ACE approved prior to registration.
  2. If you register after February 28th – you pay for camp upfront. Then submit your receipt to ACE Ohio for self reimbursement.  

Yes! ACE will fund up to 4 of our summer camp programs. There are half and full-day camp options at all of our camp locations. 

You can find the income and eligibility requirements here.

You can visit here for step-by-step instructions on how to apply. 

You can browse education service providers who have been approved to receive funds from Ohio ACE educational savings accounts by visiting the Marketplace