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    Policies and Guidelines

    Registration Agreement

  • STARS Program Information for School Year 21-22

    State Licensed Child Care Center, Childcare Network Accepted

  • Director: Ms. Samantha Stoll

    Co-Director: Mr. Brian Kehoe

    Teacher Leaders: Quinn Crescenzo, Erin Ringer, Kimberly Shigo, Andrew DiPasquale

    Administrative Assistant: Mrs. Barbara Needham

    Phone: (609) 641-5375 Ext. 7

    Email: Stars@abseconschools.org 


    • Office Located in the Marsh School Library
    • Program Open to all Absecon School District students in grades Pre-K through 8

    STARS Hours

    • Before Care Hours: 7:00 am - 8:05 am (Kindergarten through eighth grade) and 7:00 am - 8:50 am (Preschool)
    • After Care hours: 2:45 pm - 5:45 pm
    • Full day hours: 7:00 am - 5:45 pm


    • Before Care tuition: $4.00 per day
    • After Care tuition: $4.00 per hour for the first child and $3.50 per hour for each additional child
    • Pre-K After Care tuition: $4.00 per hour
    • Annual registration fee of $35.00 per family
    • Program utilized the school cafeteria, gymnasium(s), STEAM Lab, multiple classrooms, Early Childhood Center, artroom, and playground
    • Pre-K through 4th grade students are escorted to STARS by staff at dismissal

    Additional benefits to this year's STARS:

    • Additional Certified teachers and Certified Support Staff
    • Including a district certified behaviorist, and general education/special education teachers from both Marsh and Attales Schools
    • Breakfast and Daily afternoon snack provided
    • Scheduled Fun Days including outdoor activities and cookouts
    • Enrichment activities and events both on campus and through field trips 


    Important Links:

    For information about applying for Financial aid for STARS tuition, please use this online calculator tool:


    *Please note this is not an Application for Financial Aid 

STARS Schedule