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Welcome to the Kittery School Department Website
Click on school below to open individual school websites.

Students start school as follows:

 September 2nd -  Grades 1,2,3,4, & 9
September 3rd - Grades 5,6,7,8,10,11,12
September 4th - Kindergarten 


Welcome New Staff
2014-15 School Year

Bruce Baker, Mitchell School Custodian
Doug Bennington, Shapleigh School 5th Grade Teacher
Brenda Bladen, Shapleigh School Nurse
Jessica Foye, Shapleigh School Ed Tech II
Dylan Goettlich, Traip Special Education Teacher
Maury Hepner, Traip Sustainability Coordinator
Elizabeth Hoyt, Traip Science Teacher
Susan Johnson, Traip Extended Learning Opportunities Coordinator
Emma Kilgore, Mitchell Guidance Counselor
Sarah Lane, Central Administrative Assistant II
Michael Lentine, Shapleigh School Spanish Teacher
Dani Lindman, Administrative Assistant III/Finance & HR
Alexandra MacPhail, Traip English Teacher
Patrick McCarthy, Traip Health/PE Teacher
Jodi Morrel, Traip Kitchen Helper
Allison Pearsall, Shapleigh 8th Grade English/LA Teacher
Garrett Sanborn, Traip Social Studies Teacher
Allison Urbanck, Shapleigh School Ed Tech II

Traip's ELO Program

Congrats to Teancum and research assistants with Antaya Foundation...part of Traip's ELO program.

Proficiency Based Learning

Odyssey of the Mind

(Seacoast Online:  Deborah McDermott)

Permaculture Garden

Eddie and Teacum, two of Mrs. Cathey's biology students, build 'living' soil in a process called sheet mulching.   This is the start of a great permaculture garden at Traip Academy!  Henry, Coleman, and Tanner look on as well as community partner Maury Hepner.

Traip students working as research assistants...

Hands-on science:  WHS students aid Antaya on cancer treatment

Three WHS seniors, three WHS juniors and two students from Traip Academy in Kittery, Maine, have been working as research assistants at Hampton­-based Antaya Science and Technology over the past seven weeks.

Distracted Driving Awareness Day

Clara, a junior at Traip Academy, maneuvers through the distracted driver simulator while Officer Durgin from the Kittery Police Department and other students look on.  The Traip Academy Student Council, in cooperation with the Kittery Police Department, sponsored a Distracted Driving Awareness Day for all students.

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.