Monthly Archives: May 2014

MHS Implementation, Class of 2018

We have worked very hard at Messalonskee to implement a proficiency based system while balancing the needs of our school and its students.  Below is a letter sent to all 8th grade parents regarding reporting (grading) for all students in the … Continue reading

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Fundraiser: Modern Woodman Matching Bottle Drive

If you have followed this blog and our twitter feed you know the great work done by Mr. Smith in our Tech Trades program.  Unfortunately the program is lacking for funds and has been working with sub-par machines that are … Continue reading

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Senior Prank… (s)

So, as a principal, the term “senior prank” isn’t something that necessarily brings about comfort or peace of mind – it generally brings about concern.  A few years back my truck was actually put up for sale (although no takers … Continue reading

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Budget Vote Today!!! Belgrade, China, Oakland, Sidney, Rome

Today is the district budget vote and I urge you, regardless of your leanings, to get out and vote on the budget. As a parent and a taxpayer and resident for the past decade, and of course an RSU18 employee, … Continue reading

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MHS Students Career Focused

Messalonskee students had the opportunity to learn career skills at the Bank of America day. Students experienced interviewing, personal networking and resume writing skills. The day was engaging, positive and a great experience. Participants are already talking about attending next … Continue reading

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MHS Brothers Make us Proud!

Soren and Jesse Donosvich were recently highlighted in a wonderful article in the Morning Sentinel : Thank you Evan Crawley and Michael Seamans from the Sentinel for taking the time to highlight such an important story in our community and one that helps us … Continue reading

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RSU18 District Budget Hearing, Thursday May 15th

The RSU18 District Budget Hearing will be held this Thursday evening, in the Messalonskee High School Performing Arts Center at 6:00. As an administrator, parent, resident and taxpayer of RSU18 (Oakland) I believe our district has been responsible with spending over … Continue reading

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May Students of the Month

Messalonskee High School is pleased to announce our May Students of the Month:  Avery Brennan (Freshman), Calla Balboni (Junior), Selena Hoyle (Senior) and Sally Granholm (Sophomore). These students were chosen for their academic improvement/excellence and their contribution to the Messalonskee school community. The students … Continue reading

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Class 2015 Glow Run, May 16th

2015 Glow Run The class of 2015 is hosting a 5K Glow Run/Walk on Friday, May 16th at the High School. Sign in will be in the athletic parking lot at 7:00PM and the run/walk starts at 8PM. The charge is $5. All proceeds will … Continue reading

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MHS JMG Students Shine!

Messalonskee High School Jobs for Maine’s Graduates (JMG) students earned a record number of trophies (7 in total!!!) at the Augusta Civic Center during JMG’s annual Career Development Conference. JMG students from across the state attend this conference each year … Continue reading

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