The annual RSU 1 & Patten Free Library Art Show has gone virtual... check out the fantastic student work: https://sites.google.com/rsu1.org/artportsample/home
Congratulations to Oscar Hennin, Morse Junior, for his second-place finish in the Engineering Category at the Maine State Science Fair. Oscar also received the Office of Naval Research Award. Congratulations Oscar!
Materials Pick-up Times, Monday, March 30th: Girls’ Gym from 7:00AM - 10:00AM and from 4:00PM - 6:30PM. Please enter through the doors next to the faculty parking lot on Chestnut St.
Check out this letter from Principal, Eric Varney, regarding changes to our Distance Learning Program: https://drive.google.com/file/d/10s_i7iKzUJLzZTsIYOQP1VrXlWapudEa/view?usp=sharing
Most school and district events are suspended through April 26th. However, the Meal Closure Plan is still in effect, and there will be board and budget meetings. Stay tuned for details, and thank you for your patience as we work through this time!
Updated RSU1 Food Service Resources: https://drive.google.com/file/d/106FkDrcXX8V3dtVIIEmBV2eWy49yOUYr/view?usp=sharing
The RSU Tech Dept has created this site to help families and staff with technology resources and questions. https://bit.ly/2UocDak
RSU1 Food Service Resources: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-psfs3XFOABJrdullSEaE46ruJFWJ5fU/view?usp=sharing
RSU 1 has four locations to get breakfast and lunch during the shutdown: Dike Newell, Fisher Mitchell, Phippsburg, and Woolwich schools. 10:30 - 1:00 daily. Any child under 18 may take 3 meals home. Bath Bus Service will be doing some delivery routes. FMI: https://5il.co/dv2n
Comcast's Essentials program will now offer free internet to families who qualify: https://variety.com/2020/digital/news/comcast-free-broadband-low-income-households-coronavirus-1203532765/?fbclid=IwAR3NTkkXFeuqRBAk8zGi5l4G8ST2SmOxvtT_92BucwhWrt8Mp-LZjpElgEU
If students or parents are looking for some educational resources and enrichment, beyond what Morse Teachers are providing, Kahn Academy has released updated programming for all grade ranges. Visit: https://www.khanacademy.org/ The top banner has really helpful links!
Parent/Teacher Conferences scheduled for March 26, 2020 have been cancelled.
Please read this letter about the upcoming school closure from Principal Eric Varney. https://5il.co/dqjd
FYI: The SATs scheduled for tomorrow 3/14 at Morse have been cancelled. Please contact the College Board to reschedule.
Please read this important update from Principal Eric Varney about the steps Morse is taking to help address COVID-19: https://drive.google.com/file/d/18pk8_uQXdl7UOOroFYSWiYADGsKcK2Cw/view?usp=sharing
The Morse Y Night that was scheduled for tonight, 3/13, at the Bath YMCA is postponed. Potential rescheduled dates are forthcoming.
The Shipbuilders of 826 received several accolades this past weekend at the MPA one-act festival. John Russell was cited for "Excellence in Playwriting", Olivia Cunningham and Isaac Ensel, stars of MyBSF!, made the all-state cast and Morse was given a special award for the swimming pool scene. Congratulations, Morse High Drama!
Please take a moment to read this letter from Superintendent Patrick Manuel regarding information on the Coronavirus: https://drive.google.com/file/d/16QYrSGMliJr0nQF2EjOi2mu-J6WmhkHM/view
Emma Roth-Wells will be representing Morse High School as one of ten state finalists in the Maine Arts Commission's Poetry Out Loud competition. Emma won one of five spots awarded during the Southern Maine Regional competition. Congratulations to Emma and best of luck!
Morse Green Club conducted a fundraiser last week to raise money for Australian fire relief. The club was able to raise about $300 in a week! This money was sent to World Wildlife Fund Australia and to the Australian Red Cross. Thank you Morse Community!
There will be no school for RSU1 today, February 13, due to weather.
There will be no school for RSU1 today, Friday, February 7th, due to the weather.
Bath students get buzzed about bees: https://www.pressherald.com/2020/01/28/bath-students-get-buzzed-about-bees/
Free admission to Maine Maritime Museum January 2-31. Visit mainemaritimemuseum.org for more information
Join us at Morse for our annual Winter Concert and Cookie Walk on Dec. 11th at 7pm. Click on the link to find out how you can help with this fundraiser! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0b4ba5a72da3fe3-winter
Morse High School is going social! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1tFlk_A6JKPupvbdPaS6Vktv43HGw5uCWC2iQWf1JdYM/edit?usp=sharing
It is not too late to sign up for Parent Teacher Conferences! If you have not already signed up, please click on the link to sign up. https://www.ptcfast.com/schools/Morse_High_School
We are honored to be recognized as a Special Olympics Unified Champion School! Thank you to our dedicated staff who have worked so hard to make inclusivity a priority at our school.
Brunswick School Department is hosting a movie, Sreenagers and extending the invite to neighboring towns. More info on the movie here - https://www.screenagersmovie.com/screenagers-next-chapter
There will be a two hour delay for all RSU1 schools today, Tuesday, November 12th, due to the weather. There will be no morning Pre-K.
Russian CLub info meeting flyer: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzZvIhHkgjUdRzVDZWc0TVk4ZGxBUTFXU2JGQVVJOXk2SWRj/view?usp=sharing
The following free flu clinics are coming up in Bath, provided by CHANS Nov 7th 12-1:30 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Bath Area Food Bank Nov 18th 4-7 p.m. Dike Newell School Nov 25th 11-4 p.m. Woolwich Central School Nov 26th 4:30-6:30 p.m. Bath Adult Education Office
There will be no school today, Thursday, October 17th, in RSU1 due to power outages caused by the storm.
If your child had FREE or REDUCED status last year, and did not fill out an application for this school year (19-20), benefits will end on 10/16/19 and your student will now be PAID status. In order to maintain benefits, it is important that you complete an application.
New this year: Any Semester 1 or year-long courses dropped after October 1 will post to transcripts as either a WP (withdrawal, pass) or WF (withdrawal, fail).
Please remember that the Add/Drop window for courses ends September 13th. Any course changes made after 9/13 will require parent and teacher signatures.
The 826 Enrichment Fund is accepting applications for the Fall 2019 Award! The application window is open until October 1, winner announced by October 15. To apply, go to: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScF3pk6vjbB2ZDiDabSaQ5O8JsziljJjk2sB4ahXIpu3-se4w/viewform .
Welcome Back! The first day of school for Morse grade nine students only is Tuesday, September 3rd. We begin the official school day at 7:40. Grade nine students will all be provided with lunch, free of charge, on the 3rd so no need to pack a lunch! All Morse students will return on Wednesday September 4th. This is a Late Start Wednesday, so we will begin school at 8:40. Students are not expected to have all of their school supplies on these first days, as class supply lists will be given by teachers during these days. Please do bring something to write with and something to write on, the rest will be supplied
Patriots defensive end Deatrich Wise Jr. speaks with MHS students for freshman awareness. Click the link below to see more from WGME https://bit.ly/2FV6zyI