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.
October 19 - Grade five author visit - Ben Bishop - Students may bring in Mr. Bishopâ€™s books to be signed by him!
October 19 â€“ School Board meeting, 7:00PM, Central Office
October 21- PTA Paint Night
October 28 - Grade five field trip to the State House in Augusta
October 31 - Halloween
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Flexible Classroom Design at WES
September 9, 2016
Mary Loveitt is using a variety of seating options for the children in her third-grade class. When asked, the children said that they love the options. Movement can be part of learning and finding...
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...
WES Places in OotM Regionals
March 16, 2016
This past weekend, Odyssey of the Mind teams from Freeport to Rangeley met in Brunswick to compete for a place at the state tournament. Odyssey of the Mind is a creative problem solving program designed...