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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Next Early Release:  January 16, 2015 (see additional days)

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This week in RSU 18

November 17, 2014

China Middle School Boys' and Girls' Basketball and Cheering Tryouts - Please call the School at 445-1500 for additional information.

5:30 p.m. - Belgrade Central School 5th Grade Parent Meeting - Cafeteria

November 18, 2014

Williams Elementary School Picture Retake Day

6:00 p.m. - China Schools Music Boosters' Meeting - China Middle School Library

6:00 p.m. - James H. Bean School PTO Meeting - Library

November 19, 2014

Messalonskee Middle School Picture Retake Day

7:00 p.m. - Special School Board Meeting (executive session for Superintendent's Evaluation) - Central Office

November 20, 2014

5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Williams Elementary School Parent-Teacher Conferences

5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Messalonskee Middle School Parent-Teacher Conferences (Please call the School at 465-2167 for an appointment.)

November 21, 2014

5:00 p.m. - James H. Bean School PTO Family Night - Cafeteria/Gymnasium

6:00 p.m. - Messalonskee Middle School Fun Night

6:00 p.m. - Williams Elementary School Fun Night - ($5.00 admission at the door) Parents/Guardians MUST sign children in/out at the door. Pizza and snacks for sale, with all food items from $.25 to $1.00 each. Costumes are welcome. Event benefits Williams Grade 5 field trip.

7:00 p.m. - Messalonskee High School Drama Production, "Fiddler on the Roof" - Performing Arts Center - Messalonskee High School

November 22, 2014

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Messalonskee High School Boosters' Craft Fair - MHS Cafeteria/Gym/Lobby/Library

7:00 p.m. - Messalonskee High School Drama Production, "Fiddler on the Roof" - Performing Arts Center - Messalonskee High School

What's happening?

Messalonskee High School Greenhouse Under Construction

September 15, 2014

Messalonskee HS Greenhouse Under Constructionby gnewellsmith Messalonskee...

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BikeMaine Visits Belgrade Central School

September 10, 2014

BikeMaine Visits Belgrade Central Schoolby gnewellsmith Students greet, learn from BikeMaine...

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Superintendent Smith's Opening of School Welcome

August 25, 2014

This morning we welcomed back RSU 18 Staff for the start of the 2014-15 school year. RSU 18 has been moving towards our District Vision of a Proficiency Based Customized Learning System for six years...

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