About Us

  • The public schools of Middleborough serve over 2,000 students in grades Pre Kindergarten through 12. Students attend the memorial Early Childhood Center in grades PreK through Kindergarten, Mary K. Goode Elementary School or the Hery B. Burkland School in grades 1 through 5, John T. Nichols Middle School in grades 6 through 8 and Middleborough High School in grades 9 through 12. Approximately 600 teachers, support staff, and administrators serve our student population by providing quality instructional programs. 

    One of our strategic goals is increased and effective communication with our school community. The new web site is one of many tools we have instituted to achieve our communication goals. As you browse the content of this web site, you will learn about system-wide programs and services and the individual schools within our system. Thank you for visiting the Middleborough Public Schools. 

    The Central Office is located at: 
    30 Forest Street
    Middleborough, MA 02346

    Phone: 508.946.2000

Superintendent of Schools

Phone: (508)946-2000


Degrees and Certifications:

ertificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Educational Leadership and Management from Fitchburg State College Master of Education in School Administration from Bridgewater State University Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education with a Concentration in Reading Education from Stonehill University

Mr. Brian E. Lynch

Mr. Lynch is a graduate of Stonehill College where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education coupled with a concentration in Reading Education. During his undergraduate studies, he also had the opportunity to attend University College in Dublin where he obtained a Certificate of Irish Studies.

During his years as a teacher, Mr. Lynch pursued his studies at the graduate level at Bridgewater State University where he earned a Masters of Education in School Administration. As an administrator, he then went on to earn a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies (C.A.G.S.) in Educational Leadership and Management from Fitchburg State College

Mr. Lynch has served as an elementary school teacher, assistant principal, housemaster and principal in the Pembroke, Uxbridge and Bridgewater-Raynham Regional School District. His longest administrative position held was as the Housemaster/Principal of the George H. Mitchell Elementary School in Bridgewater where he spent eighteen years as the school’s educational leader.

Mr. Lynch joined the Middleborough Public Schools as the Superintendent of Schools beginning July 1, 2015. His two proudest accomplishments to date have included being able to hand his daughter Caroline her diploma at her 2016 graduation from Middleborough High School as well as the development of the 2017 - 2022 Strategy for Continuous District Improvement for the Middleborough Public Schools.

Mr. Lynch grew up in Middleborough as the proud son of the then Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Lincoln D. Lynch. He currently resides in Middleborough with his wife, Kathleen where they are both active in their church and community. They are the proud parents of four daughters, Bridget, Margaret, Caroline, and Grace.

Once a Sachem, Always a Sachem!