Parent Engagement - Events

2017-2018 School Year

All events are for the families of Stoughton Schools and are free admission.

Kindergarten Meet and Greet

Help prepare your family for the transition to Kindergarten. Join us for our annual playtime for incoming Kindergarten students and their families.

Dawe School: August 29, 2017, 10:30-11:30am
South School: August 30, 2017, 10-11am
Hansen School: August 30, 2017, 10-11am
West School: August 30, 2017, 10:30-11:30am
Gibbons School: August 31, 2017, 10-11am

Family Flag Night

Bring the whole family and design your own Family Flag! Use your imagination to come up with what represents your family. All supplies will be provided. We will also be making holiday greeting cards for soldiers and seniors.

West School: Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 6:15-7:15pm

Family Craft & Card Night

Please join us in an evening of community to make a fun Fall Harvest craft! The Fall harvest brings corn and we’ll use the corn to POP, eat and make a cute craft! We’ll also get a jump on making cards to send at the holidays to our local seniors and servicemen. 

Dawe School: Friday, October 13, 2017, 6-7pm
South School: Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 6-7pm
Hansen School: Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 6-7pm
Gibbons School: Thursday, October 19, 2017, 6-7pm

Raising Safe Stoughton Citizens

We will start off this family event with free pizza for this informative discussion with our town safety professionals. Listen to police and fire department personnel for ways to keep children safe in their home, neighborhood and school. A portion of the night will be geared toward families while some time will be reserved for an adult discussion. Families from all elementary schools in Stoughton are invited to attend.

Gibbons School Cafeteria: Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 6-7:30pm

Family Zumba

Two great fitness nights of Family Zumba for parents and children. Work up a sweat and take off those holiday calories. Pick which night fits your schedule. The first night at the Hansen School will be led by a YMCA instructor. The second night at the West School will be led by Jacqui Harrison, Hansen School Adjustment Counselor. A raffle will be held for participants of either night for a free three month membership to the Old Colony YMCA donated by them. Families from all Stoughton elementary schools are welcome to attend either location. 

Hansen School Cafeteria: Wednesday, January 10, 2018, 6:30-7:30pm
West School Gymnasium: Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 6:30-7:30pm 

Family Literacy Game Night

The night begins with free pizza and ends with a free book for every child. In between are terrific learning games/activities for all Stoughton elementary school families from every school. Our special guest reader will be Dana Barros, former NBA All-Star and Boston Celtic player. We will have many exciting centers with Reading and Writing activities planned and led by school staff. The Children’s Librarians from Stoughton Public Library will be running a center and providing information about programs. The Cat in the Hat will be taking photos with children. It will be quite an exciting event!

Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 5:45 – 7:30 pm in the O’Donnell Middle School Cafeteria, 211 Cushing Street

Math Games Night

A super evening playing great Math games that reinforce important skills for all ages.  Make these games and play them with your whole family.

April 2018 - TBA 

Family Play

Join us for an afternoon of fun in the sun playing on the playground and hanging out with your classmates. 

May 2018 - TBA


More school event dates will be available soon.

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