MHS Day of Caring

  On this glorious sunny day, MHS students got to do what all students dream of doing at this time of year– break out of the routine and, in most cases, out of the building. Today was the 5th annual Day of Caring. The event is organized by the MHS student council and is designed to…

District Budget Vote Tuesday

  Just a reminder that the District Budget Validation Referendum is tomorrow, Tuesday, June 13.   Here are the polling locations and times for each town: Belgrade: Belgrade Town Office – 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. China: China Town Office Portable – 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Oakland: Williams Elementary School – 8:00 a.m. to…

Collaboration at its best

Town of Oakland Public Works and RSU Grounds working together to bring down a very dangerous half fallen tree. Saved the RSU money AND the wood will go to the Town of Oakland for folks who need heating assistance! That’s BEING 212 this week!!

Finish Strong 2017

    RSU 18 is in the middle of week two of its Finish Strong Campaign.  The opening memo that kicked off the campaign last week stated that “sixteen and a half days is plenty of time to make your mark…make a difference…to blow their minds and make that final, lasting impression!” The last few weeks…

Every Student, Every School, Every Day

RSU 18 has 5 elementary schools, 2 middle schools, and 1 high school.   We serve over 3000 students in 8 different schools and 5 different towns.  The staff working to meet the needs of those students includes 1 dean of students, 3 assistant principals, 8 principals, 221 teachers, 9 school counselors, and numerous support staff.…

Differentiated Movement

The Williams Elementary School Gym was transformed last week when veteran Physical Education Teacher Scott Colby set up his “Lord of the Rings” gymnastics course.   Between mini lessons on core strength and coaching sessions on headstands, handstands, and rolls, students were free to explore the course at their own pace and challenge their skill…