From Maine to the Ukraine Food Drive During the week of March 28th, we participated in a statewide food drive to support the people of the Ukraine. Our students and families did an amazing job! Check out all the donations our community gathered in such a quick amount of time!
Maranacook Middle School is Participating in the Maine Broadband School Speed Competition! What You Need To Know: The competition runs March 31st - May 1st 1st place: $1500 - 2nd place: $1000 - 3rd place: $500 Only tests taken at the MCMS unique link will count towards our school's score The Maine Broadband Coalition is offering a technology sponsorship to middle and high schools. The six schools that get the most people to take at-home speed tests are eligible to win! This competition will help Maine's students access the internet by improving our state's coverage maps and by providing the winning schools with a technology sponsorship to improve digital resources. Please help us out by using the link below and testing your speed! Thanks!! Use this link for directions and to test your speed from home: https://mbcschooltest.com/MaranacookCommunityMiddleSch
Mini Food Drive at MCMS tomorrow! We have boxes in the front lobby for students to donate non- perishables for our food pantry, for tomorrow, 3/17/22. If you have any canned goods or other items you are able to donate we would greatly appreciate it. Thank you!
Attention 8th Grade Parents: The Maranacook Community High School Transition Fair is a video that will be posted online from the high school on Friday, 3/4/22. Once published, it will be available for you to watch anytime, at your leisure.
Wayne Bus #8 is 30 minutes behind schedule due to a bus breakdown. Please plan accordingly. Thank you.
Valentines Day is coming up on Monday! All students are encouraged to wear pink and red in celebration of the day!
Due to the snow day, Parent/Teacher conferences have been postponed from today, 2/8, to Thursday, 3/3. Anyone who signed up for a conference today will have this same time slot for the March 3rd conferences. If you need to reschedule, please reach out to Phyllis Cote at: firstname.lastname@example.org To schedule for 3/3, please go to: https://pickatime.com/mcms/client?event=358739 Our 2/17 conferences are still on as planned. Thank you!
URGENT! Due to unforeseen circumstances, Readfield bus # 14 will not be bringing students home today, October 12th. Thank you for your understanding as we navigate through these trying times. If you have any questions or concerns please reach out to Kelly Thompson, Transportation Manager at 685-3621 x1.
Parent Laptop Informational Meeting The annual parent laptop meeting is Thursday, August 26 at 7:00 pm via ZOOM. Please plan to attend if you have a child entering the middle school or are new to the middle school. Meeting link: https://networkmaine.zoom.us/j/83961654945 Additional information is also available on the MCMS Parent Technology Website: https://sites.google.com/maranacook.com/mcmsparent-tech/home
On Thursday, June 10, the middle school is collecting laptops from all students. It is imperative that devices, carrying bag, device covers, and chargers are all returned on that day. Anything not turned in will result in a phone call to a parent to have it returned to school that day, and if the item is lost, you will be getting a bill from RSU 38. Please start to make a plan so that we can have a seamless technology collection on June 10!
This is a reminder about the Covid-19 vaccine clinic for students 12 years of age and older. The clinic is scheduled Monday June 7th. Students who already received their first dose at school are automatically signed up for a second dose. Students who want a first dose at this clinic must be registered through Northern Light. Parents must email Northern Light HCHCovid@northernlight.org to request registration forms. This takes up to 24 hours to process. Forms can then be submitted electronically with DocuSign. If you need transportation assistance, please contact Sarah Morrill at email@example.com to let the Health Center know as soon as possible. Please visit our website www.maranacook.org for more information on signing up for the clinic. Contact the Health Center with questions. Thank you.
This is a reminder about the Covid-19 vaccine clinic for students 12 years of age and older, scheduled Monday May 17th. Registration forms must be submitted to Northern Light by the end of the day today, Friday May 14th. Electronic forms may be completed on a computer or smartphone via DocuSign. If you have not already received the forms from Northern Light, please visit our website www.maranacook.org for clinic information https://www.maranacook.org/article/458707 and instructions to download and return registration forms. If not using DocuSign, completed forms should be sent to HCHCovid@northernlight.org. Contact the Health Center with questions. Thank you.
This is a reminder about the Covid-19 vaccine clinic for students 12 years of age and older. The clinic is scheduled Monday May 17th. Parents must email Northern Light to request registration forms by the end of the day today, Thursday May 13th. Forms must be submitted electronically by Friday May 14th. Please visit our website www.maranacook.org for more information on signing up for the clinic https://www.maranacook.org/article/458707 and to watch a recorded information session about the vaccine from our health center pediatrician https://www.maranacook.org/article/459322. Contact the Health Center with questions. Thank you.
Reminder, COVID-19 Vaccination Q&A for High School and Middle School Families is tonight! The Health Center is excited to offer an informational session with Dr. Sydney Sewall on Monday, May 10th at 7 pm via Zoom. Dr Sewall will provide fact based information on the COVID-19 vaccine followed by a Q&A session. All middle school and high school students and their families are invited to attend to learn more about the vaccine. Please refer to email send to all families to get zoom link information.
Reminder: If you traveled during vacation week to a non-exempt, you must submit a negative COVID-19 test before your child returns to school. The current mandate by Governor Mills requires a test or a 10 day quarantine on return to Maine. Test results can be faxed to 685-9876 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org If you traveled outside of the US, please, reach out to Angela for guidance. States that are currently exempt are NH, MA, VT, RI and CT. Thank you for helping us keep our school community safe and healthy!
If you would like your child to be sent home with breakfast and lunch for any Remote Storm Days we may have, please fill out the form below. Storm Packs will be sent home the day before a remote storm day and are free for any student. https://forms.gle/EYwbAmG1dDNH7ygR9
Dear MCMS Students and Families This letter is to follow up on the notification Superintendent Charette sent today. A middle school student has tested positive for COVID-19. All students and staff who were considered a primary contact of this student have been contacted. As always, please monitor yourself/your student for signs and symptoms. Call a health care provider if symptoms start. It is important that you call a healthcare facility before you show up in person. Stay home if you are sick. The middle school will be going to remote learning beginning Monday, 1/11/21 through Friday, 1/15/21. Students will return to school on Tuesday 1/19/21. The school will be providing breakfast and lunch for anyone in need, available for pick up on Tuesdays and Fridays, 2-3pm outside of the high school. This is available for every student. If you will need this everyday, please email either Jen Hall: email@example.com or myself: firstname.lastname@example.org An email was sent to families with the schedule we will be following for Remote Learning. As all students will be remote learners, we are asking any student identified as an “At-Home Learner” to follow this schedule. At Maranacook Community Middle School, we are a caring school community and it is especially important to be respectful of each other during these challenging times. Thank you for your ongoing support. Respectfully, Kristen Levesque, EdD MCMS Principal
Make a Difference Week is 10/26-10/30! Virtual Food Drive- Help us Make a Difference! To donate online, go to: https://www.gsfb.org/donate/vfd/?id=4659 (goes to MtVernon Food Pantry) https://mef.maranacook.org/article/303507?org=mef for the Maranacook Food Pantry (please specify this donation is for the Maranacook Food Pantry when you make the donation. You can also send in a check to donate. Please write this out to “Maranacook Food Pantry”
The food pantry will be closed until October 15th due to the school closure.
MCMS - Remote Learning 2020-2021 Daily Schedules, Supports and Expectations posted to website and available here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1RCktoxQejyBxvB8zYKMTwSd8ojrBNFzuEtwcypym3kk/edit?usp=sharing