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

RSU 18 is now offering text message notifications! Click here to sign up. 

WES News

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...

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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...

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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...

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