Students come to Sage from over 44 different communities in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire. Click here for a complete list of towns. Most parents drive their children to Sage or carpool with other families who reside nearby. Sage offers a bus service with stops in Newton and Dedham at an additional cost.
Since 2002, The Sage School has contracted with Local Motion of Newton, MA, to provide transportation service for students traveling from the greater Newton, Needham, and Dedham areas. Students are transported in a school bus, which conforms to the most recent safety requirements and recommendations. Drop-off and pick-up points are:
Lyons Ball Field
2215 Commonwealth Ave. (Route 30)
Newton, MA 02466
163 Highlands Avenue
Needham, MA 02494
Joe’s American Bar and Grill
985 Providence Highway
Dedham, MA 02026
Morning pick-up is scheduled for 7:00 a.m. (Newton stop), 7:15 a.m. (Needham stop) and 7:30 a.m. (Dedham stop). Afternoon drop-off is scheduled for 3:35 p.m. (Dedham), 3:50 PM (Needham) and 4:00 p.m. (Newton).
Cost for transportation for the 2016/2017 academic year is $3,700 for round-trip transportation and $1,900 for one-way transportation. Registrations are accepted for one-way and round-trip service for the full year only.