Students can receive an associate degree while completing their high school diploma. Thomas College and Maranacook Community High School have been collaborating on dual-enrollment courses for years, but last year, officials at both schools began to explore ways to expand the opportunities available to high-achieving high school students. The schools on Wednesday announced a partnership to provide a pathway to an associate in arts degree at Thomas College. Students enrolled in the Pathways Program can pursue their associate degree while completing their high school diploma.  “I think it…

Participants in the Community Forum on January 14th at MCHS  discussed changes in graduation requirements as Maranacook implements a proficiency based education system. An experienced Admissions Representative from the University of Maine, Nikolas Ray, answered questions about implications for college preparation and admissions. A third forum will be held in May on Proficiency Reports for 16-17. NESSC_Collegiate_Endorsement_PRESS_RELEASE For more information, please visit our webpage on  Proficiency Based Education

I am proud to announce an increase in the RSU #38 graduation rate!!  The Maine Department of Education has calculated the latest RSU #38 Four Year Cohort Graduation Rate (2014-2015 graduating class) at 91.09%.  This represents  an increase over the 2013-2014 graduation rate of 82.11% and the 2012-2013 graduation rate of 80.58%. I would like to thank the staff and community of RSU #38 for the time, energy and financial commitment dedicated to the support and success of our students.  We celebrate this increase as it represents the…