Acadia Wind Ensemble Concert Friday

The Acadia Wind Ensemble will present a summer concert on Friday, August 4th at 7pm in the Messalonskee Performing Arts Center in Oakland, ME. The Acadia Wind Ensemble is a band consisting of music educators from all across Maine. The group meets once a year to perform advanced repertoire for the band medium. The Acadia Wind Ensemble…

NAfME All National Orchestra

by Andy Forster Congratulations to Eli Caret!  Eli was selected to represent Maine in the National Association for Music Education All National Orchestra in Orlando at the end of November.  Eli was selected through a highly-competitive audition process that combines his ranking in the recent Maine All State Festival (Eli was 1st chair in Maine…

Sizzlin Summer Send Off

The mood was festive despite the unexpected wind and rain that kicked off the Sizzlin’ Summer Send-off for RSU 18 staff yesterday. The afternoon featured a BBQ, popcorn, a cotton candy machine, music, games, prizes, a book swap, and most importantly a chance to catch up with colleagues across the district. The sun came back…

Field Day Fun

While rainy weather caused delays,  Monday’s surprisingly warm breezy day provided the perfect conditions for several Field Days around the district. Atwood and Williams Elementary do a combined field day that is organized by Physical Education Teacher Scott Colby. MMS Phys Ed teacher Paul Begley and his fantastic crew of 8th graders also play a…

This week in RSU 18…

Monday, June 19th Field day for Williams and Atwood 9:00am JHB 5th grade step-up day to MMS 1:00pm MMS Awards Assembly-MHS PAC   Tuesday, June 20th James H Bean Field Day 8:30am WES Grade 5 Award Ceremony Wednesday, June 21st Last day of school! All schools dismissed at 11:30 6:00pm 8th Grade Recognition Night –…

RSU 18 Budget Passes in all 5 towns

We are pleased to announce that the preliminary voting numbers show the budget referendum passing in all our towns. Numbers also show voter approval for the needed facilities work to be done through the State Revolving Renovation Fund. Thank you to everyone who came out to support the great work going on in our schools.…