WES door decorating competition
WES door decorating competition


Parking Ban:  12/1/16 – 3/31/17

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


Click HERE to connect to The Superintendent's Blog.

Subscribe to RSU 18 News

This week in RSU 18

Like us on Facebook

What's happening?

What Does Clean Water Mean to You?

January 4, 2017

Written by MMS Team Highlands Students Reece Gardner, Colby Taylor, Jacob Thomas, Tieran Croft In our social studies class, at Messalonskee Middle School, our teacher, Jamie Routhier, had our...

Read More

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...

Read More

Maine Assistant Principal in RSU 18 Again!

December 2, 2016

For the second year in a row, RSU 18 is home to Maine’s Assistant Principal of the year! The Maine Principal’s Association announced earlier this week that Messalonksee Middle School AP Melanie...

Read More