Early Childhood Services

  • The Early Childhood Office provides support for families and children from birth through school age. We provide access to comprehensive services, child development information, and educational opportunities to support you in your role as your child's first teacher.
  • The Department of Early Education and Care Connecting Families and Community Engagement (CFCE) funding provides all families with access to locally available comprehensive services and supports that strengthen families, promote optimal child development and bolster school readiness. // Follow us on Facebook!


Doreen Lopes, Coordinator of Early Childhood Education

doreenlopes@oldrochester.org // Office Phone: (508)748-1863 // Fax: (508)748-1953


Meeting Schedule Meetings will be held at 6:00 p.m. on the following dates:

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 ~ Sippican School // Tuesday, January 14, 2020 ~ Center School // Tuesday, March 24, 2020 ~ Rochester Memorial School // Tuesday, May 19, 2020 ~ Sippican School

Educational programs offered through the Old Rochester Regional, Marion, Mattapoisett and Rochester School Districts do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, homelessness or disability in admission to, access to, treatment in or employment in its programs and activities. Furthermore, these school districts affirm the rights of all children with disabilities to a free, appropriate public education. Children living in Marion, Mattapoisett or Rochester who have a specific disability, and who need special education are entitled to special education services. For additional information and to make a referral for an evaluation to determine special education eligibility, contact your Building Principal or the Director of Student Services.