Welcome to Williams Elementary School!

Williams Elementary School is a grade 3-5 school where we strive to meet the individual needs of each student. We welcome each student where they are and diligently work to move each student to their achieve their academic best, while also nurturing students to become well-rounded, confident , and successful. We believe that all children belong at Williams Elementary. 

We are geographically located approximately 20 miles north of our state capital, Augusta, Maine. The area is rural yet renowned for the Belgrade Lakes, a chain of seven lakes including East Pond, North Pond, McGrath Pond, Salmon Pond, Great Pond, Long Pond, and Snow Pond. Our school is part of the Messalonskee School District RSU # 18, which encompasses the towns of Oakland, Belgrade, Sidney, Rome and China, Maine.

 Dates to Remember

Wednesday, March 1: March Madness kick-off

Friday, March 3: Dental sealants

Monday, March 6: Educational Programming meeting, 7:00 p.m., Central Office

Tuesday, March 7 & Thursday, March 9: Cyber-bullying presentations for grade 5

Wednesday, March 8: PTA meeting, 6:00 p.m., music room

Sunday, March 12: Daylight saving time begins

Tuesday, March 14: Title 1 Reading parent event, 8:15 a.m. Tamra Wight author visit

Wednesday, March 15: Grade 4 presentation WES Parent-teacher conference night Budget & Finance meeting, 5:30 p.m., Central Office

Thursday, March 16: Early release day for all students, noon dismissal

Monday, March 20: eMPowerME state testing begins

Wednesday, March 22: Budget & Finance meeting, 5:30 p.m., MMS

School Board meeting, 7:00 p.m., MMS

Friday, March 24: Spring picture day

Tuesday, March 28: Budget workshop, 6:00 p.m., MMS

Wednesday, March 29: Budget workshop, 6:00 p.m., MMS

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WES News

Changing Lives in RSU 18

December 22, 2016

We all know how life changing a good teacher can be, and we are fortunate to have many such wonderful educators in our district, several of whom have been recently recognized for their positive impact...

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Congressman Poliquin at WES

November 28, 2016

Today Congressman Bruce Poliquin visited Williams Elementary School and shared a message of setting goals and not giving up when things get difficult. The children were then able to ask questions and find...

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Author/Illustrator Ben Bishop in RSU 18

October 27, 2016

Earlier this month WES  and BCS libraries hosted Maine author and illustrator Ben Bishop.  Mr. Bishop, who is best known for his graphic novels, provided the illustrations for Lost...

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