East Millinocket Schools is an evolving rural community that fosters an enthusiasm for education and the desire for all learners to reach their personal best. It is where schools and community work collaboratively to provide sound educational opportunities and future innovations for the 21st century learner.
The success of public education in East Millinocket requires trust, respect for tradition, communication, a safe learning environment, with community involvement and a dedication to providing quality learning experiences.
We believe all our students should:
Show respect for self and others
Be active participants in all aspects of school life
Strive to make healthy positive choices
Become lifelong learners.
The School Committees of the Katahdin area are committed to creating safe and secure working environments. Teachers, parents, and other adults serve as positive role models, advocate for active, self-directed student participation across school communities and offer a variety of educational opportunities. Technology, field trips, mentoring, and community exploration become some of the tools for implementing this diversified curriculum where all students feel a sense of belonging and accomplishment.