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Open House 2017-2018 9/14/17 at 5:30 PM

posted Sep 4, 2017, 3:32 PM by Marianne DeRaps

Open House is at 5:30 on Thursday, September 14, 2017!  This is an opportunity to meet teachers and new staff. Information on what to expect this year including some presentations will take place.   We will also have a presentation on the laptops.  We hope to see you there!!

2017-2018 Student Handbook

posted Sep 1, 2017, 4:32 AM by Susan Capwell   [ updated Sep 1, 2017, 4:32 AM ]

Welcome back to a new school year! For easy access, here is the link to this year's Student Handbook. Please contact the main office if you have difficulty viewing it. 

Vikings Baseball Moves Forward

posted Jun 13, 2017, 4:38 AM by Brian Richards   [ updated Jun 13, 2017, 5:31 AM ]

Baseball News from Mr. Williamson:

Our baseball team finished first in the South D baseball Heal points. Our first playoff game was with Valley who we beat handily. Next we played Buckfield and after a very shaky first inning we settled down and also beat them by the mercy rule. Our next opponent will be #2 Richmond. It seems as though our way forward in sports is always to beat Richmond. We have played them in soccer, basketball, softball and baseball. We have won some and they have won some. We will meet them Tuesday, June 13th  at 6:30 at St Joes College, a field familiar to both teams.  

Go Vikings in the quest for number 3!

Link to Village Soup on SDHS Graduation 2017

posted Jun 9, 2017, 9:18 AM by Marianne DeRaps

See the article on Village Soup on Graduation 2017   

Searsport Students Partner with the University of Maine

posted May 25, 2017, 10:59 AM by Marianne DeRaps   [ updated May 25, 2017, 11:03 AM ]

All of our High School Science students participated in our clam study.  Students set boxes at Sears Island and Stockton Springs.  They will go back int he fall to collect their finding.  Check out this article from the Republican Journal!

Save the Date! 7th Grade Social Studies Exhibition at the Penobscot Marine Museum’s Merithew House

posted May 24, 2017, 6:07 AM by Susan Capwell   [ updated May 26, 2017, 6:20 AM ]

Kim Laplant’s 7th Grade social studies class is taking their study of Maine history hyper local, with a project-based unit called the “Meaning of Penobscot Bay.” Students are working in groups to answer the driving question, “What role does Penobscot Bay play in the lives of individuals and communities?”, examining the past and present impact of the Bay. As they pursue their research, they are thinking about what the future of the region might hold and analyzing various aspects of the history, economy, geography, and arts and culture of the Penobscot Bay region.

Students examine paintings at the PMM

With the Penobscot Marine Museum only a short walk away, students have been able to take advantage of the rich history right in their backyard. They have already had a guided tour and research session at the Museum’s Merithew House, where they learned more about the history and economics of the Bay, and spent time examining the design of the different museum exhibits.

With support of Technology Integrator Susan Capwell and the school’s STEAM Lab makerspace, students will be crafting multimedia exhibits that will present their answers to the driving question. Exhibits will include physical objects, digital presentations, interactive elements, and explanatory text that will convey their group’s understandings of how the Bay has shaped people and communities in the region.

Most excitingly, the culminating exhibition will be held in the Merithew House at Penobscot Marine Museum on Thursday, June 15th, from 6-7pm, and is open to the public.

Searsport District High School partners with UMaine for Softshell Clam Population Study

posted May 15, 2017, 11:22 AM by Marianne DeRaps   [ updated May 15, 2017, 11:30 AM by Susan Capwell ]

Screenshot of WABI 5 interview.Students from SDHS are working Dr. Beal of UMaine on a softshell clam population study. Recently, SDHS Science teachers Michelle Colbry and Dawn Staples-Knox spoke with WABI 5 News about this great opportunity. See the interview here.

Congratulations to Chris Goosman - Waldo County Teacher of the Year

posted May 11, 2017, 11:06 AM by Brian Richards

Spring Concert

posted May 8, 2017, 6:23 AM by Marianne DeRaps

Come see our Spring Concert on Wednesday, May 10th at 6:00 PM.

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