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Welcome to Kane Elementary School!
520 Farm Road, Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 460-3507
Wendy Stanley, Principal
  Josh Torchia, Assistant Principal
  Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Student Instructional Day: 8:50 a.m. to 3:05 p.m.
Kane School thanks business partner
Synopsys for its generous support of Kane programs and activities!
Back-to-School Information
School starts soon! See the links below for back-to-school information.
  • Is your child new to Marlborough Public Schools and needs to register for the 2016-17 school year? Click here for information about our Registration & Parent Outreach Center.
  • Click here for school supply lists (all grades, translations included).
  • Click here for summer reading & math information (all grades, translations included).
  • Bus routes will be posted around Aug. 24 - click here for transportation information and bus routes.
  • Student handbooks/guides can be found here.
  • Lunch menus will be posted here each month. This page also has information about the online payment system for lunches as well as information about and applications for the free & reduced lunch program.
  • The 2016-17 School Year Calendar can be accessed by the link at the top of any webpage.
DESE message for parents
Parents: Please see this Back-to-School message from the MA Office of Elementary and Secondary Education.
Open Door Day
Mark your calendars: Kane's Open Door Day will be 2-3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29!
Summer Reading/Math Information
Please click here for summer reading & math information!
Be cool - walk to school!
Walking Wednesdays are where it's at! Join the walk to school each Wednesday - you never know who'll you see. Darth Vader joined the gang for the ACES/Walking Wednesday event on May 4. 
The Chris Poulos Experience
On April 15, youth motivational speaker Chris Poulos visted Richer School and combined his inspirational messages with his award-winning bicycle stunts in support of the school's focus on positive behavior.
Way to go, Kane teachers!
Kane teachers received a surprise during their March 10 professional development meeting when Superintendent Langlois visited and presented the faculty and staff with a banner congratulating them for their efforts to help Kane students succeed on their MCAS tests. Shown are Nicole Whittenhagen and Christie Huther unfurling the banner, which will be hung in the school.
Read Across America
Each year Whitcomb School sixth-graders don Dr. Suess's trademark red and white striped hats and visit the elementary schools to read to the younger students in honor of Read Across America day. Below are some highlights from Jessica Cutone's first-grade class (readers Arian Fernald and Katelyn Le) and Ginny Benedetto's kindergarten class (readers Valeska Chojolan and Melany Carreto).
Be a kid of character
"Johnny the K" Kelleher visited the Kane School on Nov. 23, bringing with him his unique hats, his toe-tapping music, and his message that character counts.
Manage student food services accounts online
The district is pleased to offer a service that provides our families with the convenience of online food service account management. For more information, click here!
Choosing the right rope
Kane School wellness/physical education teachers Eric Plummer and Dan Rudzinsky recently harnessed the creative power of student engagement and technology to produce a video on choosing the correct rope length to help students hone their jump-roping skills.

Supporting breast cancer survivors & awareness
Pink ruled the day Oct. 9 when Kane staff - and many students - wore pink to salute those who have survived breast cancer, honor those who did not, and call attention to screening, early detection, treatment, and research for a cure.
Kane Fall Fun Day
Athletes from Marlborough High School joined Kane Elementary staff, students, parents and PTO members for a PTO-sponsored afternoon of free fun in the sun on Sept. 26. A dunking booth, face painting, a bouncy house, games, balloon animals, food and more kept everyone busy and smiling. Below are highlights of the event.
Before/After-School Program information:
Kidsborough provides a before- and after-school program grades K-8 at the elementary and middle schools. For information about the program, please click here.
District Food Services policy: In January 2015 the Marlborough School Committee passed a policy regarding the charging of food services (school lunches) and the managing of outstanding balances. Please click here to read about the policy and how it affects student food service accounts.
Online ELL Literacy Resources for Families
The Massachusetts Educators of English Language Learners (MATSOL) has compiled multilingual literacy resources for families in honor of Family Literacy Month in Massachusetts. It includes resources in Spanish, Portuguese, and other languages spoken by Marlborough families. To access these resources, click here: http://www.matsol.org/multilingual-literacy-resources-for-parents.

Parents: Starting with the 2012-13 school year, the district implemented a standards-based report card system. These report cards differ from those in the past; the new report cards reflect the Common Core standards embedded in the district’s new curriculum. Feedback on the report cards will be collected periodically to identify and develop revisions as needed. To access a parent pamphlet on the standards-based report cards, click:  English - Portuguese - Spanish. To access a glossary of terms and phrases, click: EnglishPortugueseSpanish.

District Nondiscrimination Policy
It is the policy of the Marlborough Public Schools not to discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, national origin, color, homelessness, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability in its education programs, services, activities or employment practices.
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