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Three weeks into school year, Wellington students and staff say transition to Houlton has gone well

| September 17, 2014

For kindergarten teacher Susan McMann, every new school year brings something different. But this year more than most. “We were a little anxious this is so much bigger than what we’ve been used to however with everybody’s help, and just doing it for a few days it wasn’t as bad as we thought it was […]

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Students Have Last Day at Wellington School in Monticello

| June 17, 2014

“The last day of school is always an emotional’s hard to know that your little ones are moving of course has special significance because it’s the last kindergarten class,” said kindergarten teacher Susan McMann. McMann has been a teacher at the Wellington School for the last nine¬†years. On Tuesday morning she soaked up […]

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Monticello Has Community Meeting To Discuss Wellington School Closing

| June 2, 2014

If you had to decide between paying higher taxes or keeping a school open in your town which would you choose. That’s the decision set before Monticello residents as the potential permanent closing of the Wellington School is edging closer with a final community vote in a little more than week. But before that can […]

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School Board Votes to Close Wellington School

| April 1, 2014

On Tuesday afternoon students inside the Wellington School in Monticello are busy finishing up the day’s work. Each classroom is filled with brightly colored decorations and learning tools..but in what could be the near future, these rooms will be empty. The school board voted Monday night to close the school for good. “It’s bittersweet…we’re a […]

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