Atwood: Maine Education Assoc. Cat in the Hat Presentation
Atwood: Maine Education Assoc. Cat in the Hat Presentation

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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June 15, 2016 – EARLY RELEASE DAY
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First Wellness Day Award

April 14, 2016

Krystal Blaisdell was awarded RSU 18’s first Wellness Day Award for her efforts to support and promote health and fitness in our District.  Krystal has volunteered her time and energy,  offering...

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Girls Rock! Award Recipient at MMS

March 10, 2016

Award recipient Olivia Boudreau with nominating teacher Amanda Ripa

Hardy Girls Healthy Women (HGHW), a Waterville based nonprofit organization dedicated to the health and well being of girls and women, launched the Girls Rock! Awards eight years ago as a way of “amplifying...

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Passion Research Projects Open House

March 8, 2016

On March 2nd MMS hosted an event displaying the work of middle school Gifted and Talented students from across the district. G/T students from China Middle and Messalonskee Middle School presented the...

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