The Maine Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Education have revised the Maine School Immunization Requirements

September 14, 2018 Dear Parents/Guardians of Marshwood 7th Graders, The Maine Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Education have revised the Maine School Immunization Requirements rule to now include meningococcal meningitis disease. Meningococcal disease is a rare but dangerous disease that strikes healthy young people without warning.…

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Marshwood Middle School’s Kris Bisson and Poet in Residence Brian Evans Jones Sharing Their Great Works Bridge Story

Kris Bisson, M.M.Ed., Director of Choruses at Marshwood MIddle School made a presentation on August 2 at the Maine Arts Leadership Institute, held at USM, Portland. Chris shared the Marshwood Middle School Chorus’ year-long curriculum that included composing original lyrics and music, discovering sense of place, bringing community into curriculum,…

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Marshwood Middle School Students  and Central School Students Collaborate to Write and Publish Books

                                                           The collaboration began with the pairing of third grade students from Central School with 8th grade students from Marshwood Middle School. Students worked together and followed the writing process. They used interview sheets, story planning and revision.  The eighth grade students wrote, illustrated and published books inspired by their third-grade…

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