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  1. Winter Wonderland A Success

    December 28, 2018

    MMS hosted their annual Winter Wonderland for all of the district’s Kindergarten students, Thursday, December 20th. As always the event was a tremendous success.  When the Kindergarten teachers at James Bean asked their students what they liked best, the students simply said, “Everything!” Assistant Superintendent Keith Morin says the event is one of his favorite… Read More

  2. Thomas College Connection

    December 19, 2018

    by Tamiko Paquette January 2019 marks the spring semester for Thomas College students. Education majors enrolled in the required STEAM class will be working side by side with our GT students on a collaborative multidisciplinary unit that will encompass the use of the 3D printer as part of a final project. Students from Thomas will… Read More

  3. The 3D Advantage

    December 13, 2018

    by Tamiko Paquette and Kim Fish May 2018 added another dimension to the GT program at MMS when we were gifted with a Flash Forge 3D printer from the Perloff Foundation. This new technology combines programming, creativity, and real-world problem-solving for students. It enhances content area subjects with the building of models. Students are able… Read More

  4. What does Water Mean to You?

    December 7, 2018

    Team Highlands is reading the book A Long Walk to Water in their social studies classes. Students will then be making scarves that will be sold and all money will be donated to WaterAid. We are focusing on becoming more aware of real-world events around the world and how everyone can try to give back…. Read More

  5. MMS Author Visit

    October 16, 2018

    by Linda Haskell On October 4th, Team Dirigo hosted an author visit. Thomas Torrington, author of Evergreen and soon to be released The Bear and Thunder Snow, spoke to the 7th graders on both Dirigo and Boothbay teams about his writing process, how to be self-published, and why many authors are choosing this option. Mr… Read More

  6. Power Plants at MMS

    October 12, 2018

    By: Madisyn Stewart Team Highlands has been working on improving the quality of our school pond. Power Plants is a project that has been accomplished by team Highlands. We constructed the floating islands to help reduce the pollution in our school pond. Some of the positive qualities that this has had on our pond includes… Read More

  7. JMG comes to MMS

    September 7, 2018

    Written by Dillon Clark This year, Messalonskee Middle School is happy to be introducing JMG into the school.  JMG programs are in 100 schools all over the state, serving thousands of students. In the middle school, JMG will help students develop skills in communication, teamwork, leadership, self-confidence, organization and more. At MMS we will be… Read More

  8. Harvest Time at MMS!

    August 30, 2018

        These beautiful heirloom tomatoes were harvested from the MMS hoop-house gardens! We estimate between 30-40 pounds in all.  The tomatoes will be used in the school kitchen in salads, sandwiches, and pasta sauce. Team Highland focused on only a few crops this year, including the rice pictured below.   The seeds for the… Read More

  9. Team Newsletters are Here!

    July 23, 2018

    We hope you’re having a wonderful summer! Vacation isn’t over yet, but we’re already getting ready to welcome you back to a great school year.  Below you will find the newsletters for each team, filled with great information and resources to start the year off right.   Team Atlantic Summer Newsletter Team Boothbay Summer Newsletter Team… Read More

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