Upcoming Information

-December 14, 2018-Kids Night In "Paint Night"- join us from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm for a night of painting and dancing! We will be experiencing an incredible evening of unbelievable art in multiple forms! Space is limited to 40 kids so register soon.  Download the registration form below...

-December 24, 2018 - January 1, 2019- Winter Break No School.  We will be offering a program on December 26,27,28, and 31 at the Jones site.  Download the registration form below...

-January 21, 2019- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day- No School- ALL S.E.D. Programs will be closed for the day.

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Toddler and Preschool Program

Established in September 2003 The Preschool at Stoughton Extended Day is certified by the Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) for demonstrating excellence in preschool education and care.  We offer year round full and half day programs for children from 15 months to pre-kindergarten at the Edwin Jones Early Education Center. We are conveniently located near Stoughton Center, parks, playgrounds, the public library and main thorough fares.  You will find our program professional, convenient, competitively priced and loads of fun for your little one. Come and check us out!  If you would like further information or to set up a tour please call our Preschool Director, at 781-341-0886, or drop us an e-mail.

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Before and After School

We offer a Before School Program at all of the elementary schools in town. The Before School Program opens at 7:00 a.m. every day school is in session.  Our After School Programs are open from school dismissal for grades K-8, till 6:00p.m. every day school is in session. This includes Early Thursdays and all other early dismissals. We are closed on holidays, snow days, and vacation weeks in accordance with the public school’s schedule. For an additional fee, we do offer programs during December, February and April vacations, as well as all summer.  Our After School Program operates out of two schools: the Hansen School, 1800 Central Street, and the Jones School, 137 Walnut Street.

Upon dismissal from school, SED staff meet the children at each school. The children are then transported to the appropriate site by an SED program school bus. A non-refundable $25 fee is due upon registration (one per family).   There is a 20% discount for additional children.

•     All prices include transportation to the site, on-site activities, and a daily snack and drink.

•     A thirty-day written notice is required before withdrawal or decrease in enrollment.

•     Tuition is based on a 180-day school year. Tuition payments remain the same each and every month regardless of vacation days, snow  days, holidays, etc. Payments are averaged over the 10-month school year.

•     Additional emergency days (regular afternoon or Early Thursday) for those already enrolled in the program can be purchased for an additional $35 for After School; $10.50 for Before School. Simply contact your site coordinator and notify your child’s school.

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Vacation Camps

 Stoughton Extended Day's Summer Camp and vacation programs are held at the Edwin A. Jones School.   We offer programs for children in kindergarten through eighth grade. We also offer a counselor in training program for past campers ages 13 and up. Children do not have to attend Stoughton Schools to participate in our camps.


We have field trips almost every day,  swimming lessons on Fridays at a local swimming pool. Daily activities include arts and crafts projects, outdoor games, sports and field events, and our playground is right out our back door. We also have  outdoor basketball hoops and our very own fun house.

We are conveniently located at the Edwin Jones Elementary School (lower level) accessed from the rear of the building via Park Ave., off Route 27. We serve children entering Grades K through 8, who live in Stoughton or surrounding towns. Staff to child ratio is 10 to 1 or better (Ages 6 or older). Age 6 or younger 5 to 1, *children with mild disabilities 4 to 1, and 2 to 1 for severely disabled children (*extra charges may apply). This vacation program complies with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and is licensed by the local Board of Health (105 CMR 430). Copies of our health care, behavior management, and background check policies are available upon request.


Hours of Operation:

We are open from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Moday through Friday (Closed on July 4th). Middle School Children (Grades 6, 7 and 8) - We will be offering alternate field trips for this age group throughout the summer.  Not on every trip, but we will do our best to keep them happy. 

Counselor in Training Program:

We offer a CIT program for children entering 7thgrade or higher who are interested in working with the younger kids and learning how to be a counselor, babysitter, or getting prepared for their future in the job market.