Monthly Archives: May 2013

Teacher Retirements

Four Mt. Ararat High School teachers have formally announced their retirement and will be completing their careers at Mt. Ararat High School after 120-plus years of service to the students of MSAD No. 75.  The work that they have done … Continue reading

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Students Visit State House

Ninth Grade students visited the Maine State House earlier this month where they learned first-hand about the legislative process and the functions of state government.  Students visited the chambers of the Maine House of Representatives and met with several Maine … Continue reading

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State-Wide Award

The Mt. Ararat High School Civil Rights Team has been awarded the 2013 Maine Education Association Human and Civil Rights Award.   This award is in recognition of this group’s extensive work sponsoring school projects and initiatives designed to create a … Continue reading

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National Merit Scholars Program

efe Three Mt. Ararat High School students have qualified to participate in the National Merit Scholars Program based on their performance on the October 2012 Pre-Scholastic Aptitude Test, scoring in the top 3% of all students who sat for this … Continue reading

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Quebec Exchange Visit

Students in Ms. Ballou’s French class hosted students from St. George, Quebec Province.   For the last several years, students from Mt. Ararat High School and students from St. George have had an active collaboration visiting each other’s schools and … Continue reading

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College Visit

Ninth grade students visited Southern Maine Community College (SMCC) earlier this month to learn about opportunities available at this school. Students met with professors, college students, and other community college personnel to learn about the wide array of programs available … Continue reading

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Maine School Performance Grading System

Our school recently received its new letter grade from the Maine Department of Education (MDOE) as part of the new Maine School Performance Grading System. This grade reflects several factors, including math and reading proficiency of all students, growth factors … Continue reading

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