Shaker Lane School
35 Shaker Lane
Littleton, MA 01460
Phone: 978-486-3959
Fax: 978-952-4550

News and Information

Requested Supply Lists 2017-2018

Kindergarten 2017-2018 Registration

Registration for new kindergarten students entering school in September 2017 will be held on February 15, 2017. It will be at the Shaker Lane School from 1:00 - 4:00 or 6:00 - 7:30.

All children who are five years old BEFORE September 1, 2017 are eligible. In order to REGISTER for kindergarten, parents must bring a copy of the child's birth certificate and proof of Littleton residency.

The following Massachusetts Department of Public Health Immunization Requirements are needed before your child can enter kindergarten:
DTP - Five doses of DTP.
Polio - Four doses of polio vaccine.
MMR - Two doses of MMR.
Hepatitis B - Three doses of Hepatitis B.
Varicella - Two doses (or physician certified reliable history of chickenpox)

In addition to the above regulations, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health also requires a current physical examination, including history of lead poison screening as well as vision and hearing screening. Please bring a copy of this paperwork with you at the time of registration.

An appointment for kindergarten screening, to be held March 27, 28 & 29, 2017 at Shaker Lane School will be made at registration.

District and School Report Cards

These Report Cards contain information required by the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) for our district and its schools including:  student enrollment and teacher qualifications, student achievement, accountability, and progress toward narrowing proficiency gaps for different groups of students.Letter to Parents

2016 School Report Card Overview

2016 Complete Report Card

Shaker Lane Preschool 2017-2018 Parent Information Night

The Shaker Lane Preschool Staff will be hosting a Parent Information Night on January 18, 2017 from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. Interested parents/guardians of children who will be 3 or 4 years of age during the 
2017 - 18 school year are invited to meet the program coordinator, teachers and visit classrooms at Shaker Lane. 

Written information about the program and application materials will be available at the Parent Information Night.  Applications can also be downloaded from the Littleton Public School website after January 18th. Applications should be returned to Shaker Lane School: ATTN: Rachel Cotter, no later than February 3rd.

In past years all children have been accepted into the program.  In the event that interest exceeds the slots available, a lottery will be held with preference given to students on Individualized Education Plan.  Parents will be notified no later then February 17th if their child has been accepted.

School Hours

Preschool hours:

9:00AM - 11:30AM and 12:00PM - 2:30PM

Full-day Kindergarten, Transitional Class, and Grades 1 & 2: School begins at 8:50 a.m. Dismissal is at 3:15 p.m. 

Students should go directly to their classrooms when they arrive at school between 8:35 and 8:50.

Half-day Kindergarten:

8:50AM - 12:00 noon

NOTE: On early dismissal days half-day Kindergarten is dismissed at 12:15 PM

Office Hours:

8 AM – 3:45 PM