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Changes to Start the Year for the Madawaska School Department

| August 21, 2013

Day one of the new school year for students at Madawaska Middle High School. A year that’s beginning with changes in the school department. Last week they lost two members of the school committee – and this week they welcomed an interim superintendent. “I would describe myself as a problem solver. I like solving problems,” […]

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Maine State Charter School Commission Visits Aroostook County Part Two

| April 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Maine State Charter School Commission visits Aroostook County to assess the need (if any) for this type of school system in this region. In part two of her series, Newsource 8 Reporter Shawn Cunningham examines how these kinds of schools might address the issue of youth outmigration.

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Schools Part Ways

| March 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

The results are in and AOS 99 WILL disband. That, after a vote last night by the residents of Mars Hill, Fort Fairfield, Bridgewater and Blaine. The decision will now allow each separate school to have its own superintendent rather than share one. News Source 8’s Jenna Callari has more on what’s next.

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SAD 1 Eliminates Eleven Positions Throughout School District, Six Teacher Positions Cut

| March 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

SAD 1 will have to make eleven cuts to positions throughout the school district including six teacher positions for the 2012-2013 school year to make the proposed school budget work. Shawn Cunningham reports.

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