Medford Before/AfterSchool Office
489 Winthrop Street, Medford

Registration Information for Incoming Kindergarten Families

Medford Public Schools provides before and after school care for children in Grades K-5 who are attending Brooks, Columbus, McGlynn, or Roberts. Care is NOT provided on holidays, during school vacations, summer, or on days that school is unexpectedly closed due to inclement weather or facility problems.

Medford Before School program operates from 7:30 am – start of school.

Medford After School program operates from dismissal until 6:00 pm.

Enrollment for Before and AfterSchool will be determined by Lotteries. There will be one Lottery for Before School and another for AfterSchool. Applications for the Lotteries will be accepted from MONDAY March 30 until FRIDAY April 3, 2020. The Lotteries will run on April 7 and families will be notified of acceptance by email or phone call beginning April 8.

Applications can be dropped off at the school where the child is registered to attend in the Fall of 2020 (Brooks, Columbus, McGlynn, or Roberts) or at the Before/AfterSchool Office at Medford High School.

A non-refundable Registration Fee of $50 per family is due upon Admission to the program. Once the lottery has taken place and your child has been accepted into the program, the Registration Fee will be due by April 16 to hold the spot. Registration Fees may be paid by check or money order at the Before/AfterSchool Office in Medford High School.

Applications for Before or AfterSchool that come in after April 3 will be added to the WaitList in the order they are received.

Instructions for Tuition Payment will be sent upon Admission to the program.

Tuition Schedule 2020 – 2021
10 Monthly Tuition Payments

Before School Tuition
$140 / month for 5 days / week
$104 / month for 3 days / week

After School Tuition
$432.50 / month for 5 days / week
$374 / month for 4 days / week
$308 / month for 4 days / week
$208 / month for 2 days / week

Source: Medford Public Schools,

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