Education

  • MDI has teacher of year nominee

    BAR HARBOR — Christiane Cullens, an English teacher at Mount Desert Island High School, is one of 14 nominees for the 2014 Maine Teacher of the Year award. The Maine Department of Education will announce the winner in September. Cullens was nominated for the award by an MDI High committee that included administrators, teachers, a

  • MDI has teacher of year nominee

    BAR HARBOR — Christiane Cullens, an English teacher at Mount Desert Island High School, is one of 14 nominees for the 2014 Maine Teacher of the Year award. The Maine Department of Education will announce the winner in September. Cullens was nominated for the award by an MDI High committee that included administrators, teachers, a

  • MDI has teacher of year nominee

    BAR HARBOR — Christiane Cullens, an English teacher at Mount Desert Island High School, is one of 14 nominees for the 2014 Maine Teacher of the Year award. The Maine Department of Education will announce the winner in September. Cullens was nominated for the award by an MDI High committee that included administrators, teachers, a

  • MDI graduation rate trails Maine average

    BAR HARBOR — The graduation rate at Mount Desert Island High School last year was slightly below the statewide average, according to figures released Monday by the Maine Department of Education (DOE). MDI High had a four-year graduation rate of 81.36 percent. The average among public high schools in Maine was 84.76 percent. With the

  • MDI graduation rate trails Maine average

    BAR HARBOR — The graduation rate at Mount Desert Island High School last year was slightly below the statewide average, according to figures released Monday by the Maine Department of Education (DOE). MDI High had a four-year graduation rate of 81.36 percent. The average among public high schools in Maine was 84.76 percent. With the

  • MDI graduation rate trails Maine average

    BAR HARBOR — The graduation rate at Mount Desert Island High School last year was slightly below the statewide average, according to figures released Monday by the Maine Department of Education (DOE). MDI High had a four-year graduation rate of 81.36 percent. The average among public high schools in Maine was 84.76 percent. With the

  • MDI area students above average on standard tests

    BAR HARBOR — Once again, elementary school students in the Mount Desert Island Regional School System (MDIRSS) have, as a group, scored higher than the state average on standardized reading, math and writing tests. Results of the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) tests that students took in October 2012 were released Feb. 4 by

  • MDI area students above average on standard tests

    BAR HARBOR — Once again, elementary school students in the Mount Desert Island Regional School System (MDIRSS) have, as a group, scored higher than the state average on standardized reading, math and writing tests. Results of the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) tests that students took in October 2012 were released Feb. 4 by

  • MDI area students above average on standard tests

    BAR HARBOR — Once again, elementary school students in the Mount Desert Island Regional School System (MDIRSS) have, as a group, scored higher than the state average on standardized reading, math and writing tests. Results of the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) tests that students took in October 2012 were released Feb. 4 by

  • MDI High principal stepping down

    MDI High principal stepping down

    BAR HARBOR — Matthew Janger, principal of Mount Desert Island High School since July 2009, will be leaving at the end of this school year. He announced his resignation in a letter to the school’s faculty and staff on Monday. “I have enjoyed my four years at MDIHS,” he said. “I have loved living in