Company Overview

About Us

Located 15 miles outside of Madison, WI, the Stoughton Area School District (SASD) is an award-winning school district that excels in its educational practices with high-quality staff and engaged students. We serve almost 3,000 students across three elementary schools, one middle school, one high school, virtual learning options, and four-year-old kindergarten (4K), in collaboration with community partners. SASD represents the Stoughton area, which includes the City of Stoughton and parts of the towns of Albion, Christiana, Cottage Grove, Deerfield, Dunkirk, Dunn, Pleasant Springs and Rutland in Dane County, as well as parts of the towns of Porter and Union in Rock County.

A District of Excellence

Excellent Students

Our students are scholars, athletes, musicians and innovators, awarded for their academic and extracurricular achievements.

Excellent Schools

Our schools strive for a culture of learning and belonging, including ongoing efforts to promote equity and inclusion, and:

Excellent Staff

Our award-winning staff has been recognized by professional organizations for their educational programs, teaching and support services, communications, and custodial and health services.

District Core Values

  • Excellence & Equity in Teaching & Learning
  • Respect & commitment to each other
  • Personal & Social Responsibility
  • Community Engagement
  • Sustainability of Resources

Mission & Goal

The Mission of the Stoughton Area School District is to ensure educational opportunities which challenge all students to achieve excellence, maximize their talents and abilities, prepare them to face the demands of the future, and be literate, contributing members of society.

Our goal is to create conditions today for every student to thrive academically, socially, and emotionally for unlimited opportunities.

Equity Vision Statement

Our Compassionate School Community will operate within a proactive system of support to promote a positive, inclusive culture with equity, respect, and dignity so we can thrive emotionally, socially, and academically.


Our SASD team includes teachers, counselors, educational assistants, bus drivers, mechanics, lifeguards, custodians, maintenance technicians, administrative assistants, coaches and more. Each of us in the District plays an important role in creating the conditions for our students to thrive - academically, socially and emotionally. We are looking for individuals who share our commitment to public service and our passion for helping kids.

Company Summary
Stoughton Area School District
Number of Employees
(608) 877-5021
320 North Street
Stoughton, WI