January 2014

RSU #5 Coaching Opportunities

RSU5 is still accepting applications for the following coaching positions: Durham Community School: Co-ed Indoor Track (Season runs through month of March) Freeport Middle School Co-ed Indoor Track (Season runs through month of March) 8th Grade Baseball 8th Grade Girls Lacrosse 7th Grade Girls Lacrosse If you are interested or would like more information, please […]

February Delivering on the Mission

Dear Parents, Community Members, and Staff, It’s quite amazing to realize we have reached the mid-point of the school year and are entering the third quarter!  Our staff and students are learning a lot and having fun in the process; I hope you’ve seen all the exceptional work our students are doing that’s been highlighted […]

Durham Public Works Employment Opportunitites Application Deadline February 3rd

 February 3rd is Application Deadline   TOWN OF DURHAM – HELP WANTED The Town of Durham is now accepting applications in order to create the town’s first Public Works Department  Help Wanted Advertisment Job Description Foreman/Equipment Operator Job Description Mechanic/Equipment Operator Job Description Truck Driver/Laborer Employment Application

Public Informational Meetings

January 23, 2014 Parents and Community Members:  In November, Freeport citizens voted to form a Withdrawal Committee to negotiate a withdrawal agreement with RSU5.  State law requires a second vote by Freeport after completion of the Agreement before the withdrawal process is finalized.  If Freeport votes down the Agreement, the RSU will continue in its current formation.  The RSU5 Board of Directors […]

Selectmen to Appoint Advisory Group

Advisory Committee Members needed to work with the RSU #5 Working Group on the Freeport Withdrawal Action.   Durham Selectmen are seeking individuals who:         Have students in the RSU #5  School System all levels         Do Not have students in the RSU#5 School System         Have Municipal and/or School Financial Background or Interest   If you would […]

Kindergarten Registration for 2014-2015

Durham Community School 2014-2015 Kindergarten Registration.  Is your child going to be ready for Kindergarten in the fall?  They must be 5 years of age on or before October 15, 2014 and be a resident of the Town of Durham.  To pre-register please go to our website, dcs.rsu5.org and fill out the form.  Later in the Spring you will […]

Durham Community School Geography Bee

Congratulations to 5th Grader Tyler Harris for being DCS Champion for the second year in a row.  Tyler will take a written test which will determine whether he will advance to the state level competition. Other competetors representing grades 4 through 8 were:  Representing 4th grade was Alexa Hankins and Taylor  Dunphy, 5th grade Tyler […]

WinterKids Passport

The WinterKids Passport offers all Maine 5th, 6th and 7th graders the opportunity to try a new winter sport at 50 participating areas statewide. Activities includes downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, tubing, ice skating, and even dog sledding!  The Passport is filled with amazing tickets and discounts, valued at over $1800 but offered at just $25! Passport holders […]

MOPS (Mothers of preschoolers) Scrapbooking

MOPS (Mothers of preschoolers) Scrapbooking weekend at the Brunswick Seventh Day Adventist Church.  Saturday,  January 18th starting at 5:00pm and going through to Sunday night until 4:00pm.  Fees are $10.00 for Saturday night includes light dinner and snacks. $25.00 fee for Sunday which includes breakfast and lunch.  RSVP or for more information to Laura at […]

There will be NO Code Enforcement Hours January 8th 2014

There will be NO Code Enforcement Hours January 8th 2014