Open since 1962, the Stoughton District Court is located on Central Street beside the West Elementary School. There…More is a staff of about 50 at the court, including the presiding judge, the Honorable Richard D. Savignano, as well as three clerk magistrates. The court deals with criminal cases, as well as cases dealing with motor vehicle, civil, small claims and mental health issues. There is also a probation department.
The court serves the towns of Stoughton, Avon, Canton and Sharon. It is located less less than a mile from the Stoughton Commuter Rail station, making it easily accessible via public transportation.
The Dawe Elementary School is located off Pine Street, but the entrance for the school's one-way access road is off…More Lowe Avenue. The Dawe School is one of five public elementary schools in Stoughton, and its current principal is David Barner.
The school serves students from kindergarten through fifth grade, with class sizes ranging from 17 to 24 students. The school also houses two Therapeutic Learning Center classrooms (TLC) and two Primary Adjustment Class classrooms (PAC). The TLC and PAC programs include students from across the Stoughton Public Schools district. The school grounds also include a blacktop playing surface, a playground and playing fields.
Visit the school's website to see the lunch menu, a calendar of upcoming events or to learn more about the Dawe School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). There are also individual classroom websites that can be accessed via the school's main website.