Homecoming 2016
Homecoming 2016

Welcome to RSU 18!

Welcome to Regional School Unit 18, the China & Messalonskee School District in the heart of Central Maine. We take great pride in our Schools, and we work each and every day to make our District one of the top performing school systems in the state and the nation. We have an outstanding staff, high performing students and parents and community members who value the importance of a quality proficiency-based education.

Please browse through our website to learn about the many wonderful things going on in our places of learning. Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in our school system.

Gary N. Smith
Superintendent of Schools


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Student-Centered Classroom Design

September 6, 2016

If you were to walk into your child’s classroom this year, you might find it missing the typical rows of desks that you probably remember from your own school days.   Several classrooms around...

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Maine’s Custodian of the Year at WES

September 5, 2016

On September 1, Donnie Sheets was awarded the Burleigh Oxton Award for Excellence – Maine’s Custodian of the Year! On hand to present was Andy Madura, Shelley Phillips and Nelson Baillargeon from the...

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Maine School Garden Coach Award

August 31, 2016

RSU 18 educators Amanda Ripa and Beth Prelgovisk were awarded the Maine School Garden Network Coach Award!  These teachers are sharing one of two such awards granted in the state of Maine, in recognition...

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