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Tigers' Den Extended Day Program provides high quality, before and after school care in an enriching atmosphere with supervision by a professional, cxaring staff/ Thigers' Den is a non-profit self supporting program that is administered by the Littleton Public School Department. Tigers' Den is located at the Russell Street and the Shaker Lane School. 

Children enrolled in the Littleton Public Schools from Kidergarten through grade five may attend on a space available basis. Tigers' Den doesn't discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, national origin or disbility. 

The program schedule follows the school year calendar of 180 days. Care is not provided on holidays, during school vacations or on days that scvhool is closed unexpectedy due to weather or facility issues.

Tigers' Den is designed to meet the individual needs of its participaants by allowing them to the opportunity to scheule their own activities. Many different choices are available each day.Indoor activities may include arts and crafts. cooking, hobbies, games, science projects, computer exploration for free choice from the games and materials available. Outdoors, children may participate in hikes, group games or free choice on the playground.These activites may be offerred to small groups of the same age children, or to a more general grouping of diverse ages. As the children advance to a hight grade levels, Tigers' Den provides choices that are more age appropriate and satisfying to their expanding interests. Children are supervised at all times by adult staff members.

Our Program

The Before School Program is held at the Russell Street School site from 7:00 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. for children from kindergarten through 5th grade. 3rd grade through 5th grade will be dismissed directly to the Russell Street School and Kindergarten through 2nd grade will take the bus to the Shaker Lane School to start their acedemic day. 

Tigers' Den has 2 After School sites/locations, Russell Street School and Shaker Lane School. The After School Program for Kindergarten through 1st grade is held at the Shaker Lane School and 2nd grade through 5th grade is at the Russell Street School. 

LPS Bus Registration

Kindergartens through 2nd Graders who will be attending Tigers' Den in the mornings and/or the after school program, must obtain a bus pass from the school business office.  In the morning your child will be bussed from Russell Street School to Shaker Lane School and the reverse will occur in the afternoons.

Please send questions regarding bus registration to: busregistration@littletonps.org

Your child will need a bus pass to be able to attend Tigers' Den.

Please go to the Registration Page for more information.


Contact Information:

Tigers' Den at Russell Street School: 57 Russell Street Littleton, MA 01460, 978-540-2555, tigersden@littletonps.org

Tigers' Den at Shaker Lane: 35 Shaker Lane Littleton, MA 01460, 978-339-9078, tigersdensl@littletonps.org

Tigers' Den Fax for both locations: 978-486-3419

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1486
Littleton, MA 01460


We are not accepting any new registrations for the 2021 - 2022 school year.

Monthly Tuition Payments

The online payment system will not allow you to make a payment until your monthly tuition is billed to the account. Accounts are typically billed the day before the 1st of the month. You will receive an error message if you try to make a tuition payment before the 1st of the month.

End of Year Statements

End of year statements for 2020 have been emailed to all families that made payments to Tigers' Den in 2020.  If you did not receive one, or need something with more detail, please contact Robin Healy, rhealy@littletonps.org.  Please allow up to 2 weeks for processing.