If your child is a current student at OES or RCM - PLEASE DO NOT complete this registration.
This is ONLY for children NEW TO THE DISTRICTS!
Please locate your town of residence and grade level below to determine school placement:
Town of Residence: Orange
Grades K, 1, 2: Fisher Hill School
Grades 3, 4, 5, 6: Dexter Park School
Town of Residence: Orange, New Salem, Wendell, Petersham
Grades 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12: Ralph C. Mahar Regional School
Town of Residence: Petersham **Please contact the Petersham Center School at 978-724-3363 to register.
**Grades K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6: Petersham Center School
If you are not a district resident (residing in the towns of Orange, Petersham, New Salem, or Wendell) and are inquiring about the school choice program, please call the Superintendents Office at 978-544-2920 option 1.
Special Education Child Find Notice
Under federal and state special education regulations, the Ralph C. Mahar Regional School District, Orange Elementary Schools, and Petersham Center School have a duty to locate,
identify, refer, evaluate and, if eligible, provide a free, appropriate public education to students with disabilities who reside in catchment areas of each district.
For parents or guardians of children ages 3-21 years of age, who are suspected of having a disability, and who would like more information, please contact:
David Messing, Director of Special Services at:
978-544-6980 or 978-544-2535
507 South Main Street
Orange, MA 01366
or by email at email@example.com