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FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
It’s hard to believe that summer 2018 is coming to an end. Where has it gone? It’s time to organize and prepare for the first day of school. Here is a tentative list of area school start up dates. For questions or concerns, contact your child’s local school directly or check the district websites for more detailed information.
MSAD #4
Piscataquis Community Elementary School and Piscataquis Community Secondary School, service the surrounding communities including Abbott, Cambridge, Guilford, Parkman, Sangerville, and Wellington. The first day of school will be on Tuesday, August 28th for grades pre-k through 9; Grades 10 through 12 on Wednesday, August 29th. For more information visit the districts website at www.sad4.org.
RSU #19
Nokomis Regional High, Sebasticook Valley Middle School, Somerset Valley Middle School, Corinna Elementary School, Newport Elementary School, St. Albans Consolidated School, and Etna-Dixmont School serve the surrounding communities: Corinna, Dixmont, Etna, Hartland, Newport, Palmyra, Plymouth and St. Albans. The first day of school begins on Tuesday, August 28th grades k through 9; and Grades 10 through 12 the first day of school begins on Thursday, August 30th. For more information visit the district website at www.rsu19.org.
MSAD #46/AOS #94
The first day of school begins on Tuesday, August 28th for k through 9th, including new DRHS students; Grades 10 through 12 Wednesday, August 29th. Pre-k students first day of school begins on Thursday, August 30th. Ridge View Community School, Harmony Elementary School, Athens Community School, Dexter Regional High School, and Tri-County Technical Center serve the surrounding areas, Dexter, Exeter, Garland, Harmony, and Ripley. For more information visit the districts website at www.aos94.org/Home.
MSAD #53
Warsaw Middle School, Vickery School, and Manson Park School service the surrounding areas of Burnham, Detroit and Pittsfield. The first day of school begins on Thursday, August 30th for grades k through 8. The first day of school for pre-k and kindergarten begins Friday, August 31st. For more information visit the districts website at msad53.org.
RSU #64
The first day of school begins on Wednesday, August 29th for grades pre-k through 6 and grade 9; Grades 7, 8, 10, 11, and 12 the first day of school begins on Thursday, August 30th. Bradford Elementary School, Hudson Elementary School, Kenduskeag Elementary School, Morison Memorial School, Stetson Elementary School, Central Maine Middle School, and Central High School service Bradford, Cornith, Hudson, Kenduskeag, and Stetson. For more information visit the districts website at www.rsu64schools.org.
RSU #68
SeDoMoCha Middle School and SeDoMoCha Elementary School, including students from Charleston, Dover-Foxcroft, Monson, and Sebec who attend Foxcroft Academy. The first day of school will begin for the SeDoMoCha Middle School and SeDoMoCha Elementary School on Tuesday, August 28th for grades pre-k through 8. The first day of school for Foxcroft Academy will begin on Tuesday, August 28th for new students and freshman; All other students, grades 9 through 12 school will begin on Wednesday, August 29th. For more information visit the district websites at www.sedomocha.org and www.foxcroftacademy.org.
COLLEGE NEWS
MASSACHUSETTS COLLEGE OF PHARMACY AND HEALTH SCIENCES
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) University would like to announce that Chelsey Macrino of Newport has been named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2018 semester. Chelsey is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Chelsey will graduate from the Manchester, New Hampshire campus in 2018. The Dean's List recognizes those students with a full-time course load who have achieved outstanding scholarship with a 3.5 GPA or higher for the academic term. The mission of MCPHS University is to prepare their graduates to advance health and serve communities worldwide through excellence, innovation and collaboration in teaching, practice, scholarship, and research. Founded in 1823, MCPHS University is the oldest institution of higher education in the City of Boston. In addition to the original Boston campus, the University has branch campuses in Worcester, Massachusetts, and Manchester, New Hampshire. The University currently offers more than 100 unique baccalaureate, masters and doctoral degree programs and certificates in a variety of health-related disciplines and professions on its three campuses and online. For more information visit www.mcphs.edu/.
SCHOOL REGISTRATION
MSAD #46
Ridge View Community School grades pre-k through 8 and Dexter Regional High School grades 9 through 12 will register new students as follows: RVCS - Tuesday, August 14th through Wednesday, August 16th from 8 AM to 2 PM; DRHS - Tuesday, August 14th through Wednesday, August 16th from 8 AM to 2 PM. To register a pre-kindergarten or kindergarten student, you will need to bring his/her legal birth certificate and immunization records. Only a legal guardian may register a new student. Also, bring proof of residency at the time of registration in the form of a legal document with your legal name and address on it i.e. driver’s license, utility bill, etc.