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Invitation to Bid




The Kittery School Department is soliciting bids to provide an energy assessment of a high-efficiency replacement heating system for Horace Mitchell Primary School.  Bid specifications are available at the Office of the Maintenance Director, 12 Williams Ave, Kittery, ME 03904. All bids are due by Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 12:00 p.m Public bid opening will be held on February 12, 2015 at 12:00 pm at the Office of the Superintendent, 200 Rogers Rd, Kittery, ME 03904. Envelopes must be clearly marked “Energy Assessment.”  The Kittery School Department reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids.  Telephone:  207-439-7018.


Request for Bid Specifications

Poetry Out Loud

Congratulations to Tatiana (far right) who will represent Traip Academy later this winter at the upcoming regional Poetry Out Loud festival in Biddeford.  That's Ms. MacPhail, the event organizer, along with Jessica and Zoe who also participated in the local event.  

Once Upon A Mattress

The Traip Academy Dramatic Arts Club produced Once Upon A Mattress for the fall musical.  The show was performed November 14 and 15 at the Kittery Community Center's Star Theatre.

Veteran's Day Ceremony

Veteran's Day Ceremony


The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Color Guard parades colors while the Traip Academy Chorus (under the direction of Mr. Wescott) sings the National Anthem during the Veterans Day ceremony.

Bryant Pond Adventure

Traip Sophomore Students

Ms. Shofner's advisory was among the sophomores who attended the annual Bryant Pond Service-Learning & Leadership retreat recently. 

Maine Partnership

Maine partnership received national honor for serving military-connected children  read more

Military, school bond reaps national honor

Kittery partnership one of five worldwide to be lauded (Deborah McDermott, Seacoast Online)

The Kittery School Department and the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard were among the joint recipients of a prestigious national award honoring them for their work supporting children of military members.  read more

Traip Winter Concert

The Traip Academy Chorus, directed by Mr. Wescott, performed recently at the winter concert.  

The Traip Academy Band, under the direction of Mr. Wescott, performed at the annual winter concert recently.

Larry the Lobster

Maine Harvest Week

Larry the Lobster visits Shapleigh School

Thank you Weathervane Seafoods!

Proficiency Based Learning

Vision for Success

The Kittery School District is committed to preparing all students to reach their full potential as productive engaged citizens and collaborative problems solvers in the 21st century.  To ensure that we meet our commitment, we annually establish priorities and create action steps that will move us towards that goal.  read more

Policy Review

No policies for review at this time.

The Kittery School Committee has requested that you review and consider this
DRAFT POLICY. This new proposed policy is aligned with state mandates and the Kittery School Department vision of moving towards a competency based diploma. 

Please submit comments below, which will be considered when the school committee meets on ____ for a second reading and adoption of the policy. 

Thank you. 

School Resource Officer and Emma, K-9 Officer

Officer Durgin will be assisting staff in assuring that all school buildings, students and staff are safe and secure at all times.  We are pleased to welcome Officer Durgin and K-9 Officer Emma into our schools.  read more