MMS Honors Veterans

by Lauralee Fegel “You can be two years early but you can’t be a second late in capturing the life stories of those who served our country.” – Galen Cole Recently Team Boothbay from Messalonskee Middle School visited the Cole Land Transportation Museum in Bangor.  The trip afforded students the opportunity to meet and interview…

This Week in RSU 18…

There’s a lot going on across the district.  Don’t forget about this week’s public hearings on the November 7th bond referendum. October 22 5:30PM JHB – SAA Adult Volleyball   October 23 CPS – Scholastic Book Fair @ CPS JHB – JHB Dental Clinic JHB – Messalonskee Youth Basketball Association Sign Ups 3:00PM MHS Girls…

Summer Class—Out to Sea!

  by Kiri Guyaz and Pam Elwell “If once you have slept on an island, you’ll never be quite the same…” —From “North of Time” by Rachel Lyman Field      The scent of salt on the breeze, the cry of gulls winging over, the soft endless song of the waves, the freedom of the boat…

MMS Hurricane Care Packages

By RoseMarie Downing             A group of Messalonskee Middle School students (Cassie Jackson, Sofija Kleinsehmidt, Allison Dorr, Ava Mcleod, Sylvia Henri, Bryn Lilly, Javyn Greenlaw, Sophie Mihm, and Katherine Elliot, Lia Brann, Isabella Belanger, Rebecca D’Aminco, Shelby Kenney, Delaney Johnson, and Penelope Minkel), along with Mrs. Downing (Husson University School Counseling Intern) put together 50 travel…

China, Maine helping China, Texas

  By: Cailee Elsasser, 8th grade, China Middle School, JMG Council Officer How are we helping people recover from Hurricane Harvey?  When we realized there was a China Texas, which unfortunately was in the path of the storm, we felt it was a natural connection to help.  The China Middle School JMG organized a spare…

Patrick Linehan Honored at Tri-M Induction

Last night’s Tri-M Induction Ceremony took time to honor Patrick Linehan for his generosity on behalf of Modern Woodmen of America to the RSU 18 Music Department. Over the past several years, Mr. Linehan has spearheaded several matching fund grants that have helped supply our music students with chorus and band uniforms and sight reading…

RSU 18 Choral CD on Grammy ballot!

In April of 2016, a beautiful, heartfelt CD called “Songs of Darkness and Hope” was recorded by the choral students in our district. Today, John Baker, the Grammy-nominated recording engineer who was involved with the recording of the album just posted this to the MHS Chorus Page: “Dear Messalonskee High School/Middle School/Elementary Schools Choir members…