RSU56 Updates
PARENTS / GUARDIANS We are dedicated to providing the best education possible no matter the circumstances and value your feedback to support our growth and planning. We are working hard to provide a way to safely and legally provide in-person education in the fall for our students. Your input is needed as RSU 56 reflects on the spring and plans for the fall. Thank you! This survey is anonymous and confidential. There are two sections. The first section is feedback about the spring, and the second section is to help with our planning for the fall. https://forms.gle/sBrdHBwBPMJuYdub7
26 days ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
The RSU 56 nutrition staff and volunteers have been working especially hard to keep our students fed through the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are a couple photos of what was sent to our students today!! Great job!
2 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Student's from RSU56 that attend the Margaret Murphy Center for their classes, will still be picked up at their normal times on Monday 3/16.
4 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Good afternoon. This is an important call from RSU 56. Please listen carefully. The RSU 56 schools will be closed initially from Monday, March 16th through Friday, March 27th. Additional information will be shared on our social media sites.
4 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Maine Special Olympics has recommended all Unified Competitions be postponed for now. Accordingly, Friday's MS Unified Basketball game v. MVMS and next Wednesday's MS Unified Basketball game @ Mountain Valley Middle School will be postponed to a later date.
4 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Good Morning. Due to the incoming snow storm there will be no school in RSU 56 today, February 27th.
5 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
DMS Wrestling Schedule
5 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Good Morning. RSU 56 will have a 2 hour delay today, February 10 due to the snow.
5 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Good Morning. There will be no school in RSU 56 today, February 7, due to the storm. Have a great weekend and stay safe.
5 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Good morning, There will be no school today, February 6th, due to the snow storm.
5 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Good Morning. There will be no school in RSU 56 today, January 16th, due to the incoming snow storm. Stay safe and have a great day.
6 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
This morning RSU56 held an appreciation breakfast for the Buildings, Grounds and Transportation staff to thank them for all that they do for our district and our students! Have a great holiday!
7 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
It’s looking more and more like the holidays around RSU56 today with the fresh blanket of snow!
7 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Good Morning. RSU 56 will be having an early release day today, 12/17/19 due to the incoming storm. Students will be released at 11:30. Have a great day.
7 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Good Morning. There will be no school today 12/16/19 at Dirigo High School due to a power outage. Staff please report as normal. Dirigo Middle and Elementary Schools are still on as normal.
7 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Dirigo Middle School Holiday Concert - December 6 - 6PM at Dirigo High School.
7 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Come one, come all to Dirigo Drama Clubs performance of Dorothy in Wonderland. Friday, December 6 at 7 PM and Saturday, December 7 and 1 PM - At the Dirigo High School SCC. Tickets can be purchased the night of the performance. Adults - $5 and Students are $2.
7 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
RSU 56 School Board meeting - November 26th 6:30PM at Dirigo Elementary School. Click here to see the updated agenda. https://5il.co/bk6r
8 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
The next RSU56 School Board Meeting will be on 11/26/19 at Dirigo Elementary School starting at 6:30pm. Click here to view the agenda for the meeting: https://5il.co/bj93
8 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Good Morning. RSU56 will have a 1-hour delay today, 11/22/19 due to the slippery road conditions. Thank you.
8 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Good Afternoon. All after school activities for today, November 18th have been canceled due to the incoming storm.
8 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
No School Board Meeting 11/12/19 We will have a Special Board meeting next Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 6:30 at DHS SCC. The agenda will include: 1. Signing of the Validation Referendum Votes. 2. Budget Workshop
8 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
November 12 - No School - Good Morning. There will be no School in RSU56 today, November 12, due to the inclement weather. 
8 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Reminder: No School on Monday, November 11th for Veterans Day.
8 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Voting results for Question 2.
8 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
The 2019-2020 Round 4 budget vote failed. Canton 127 yes 83 no Carthage 49 yes 79 no Dixfield 269 yes 239 no Peru 167 yes 255 no Total 612 yes no 656
8 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
2019-2020 School Budget Vote is TODAY! Canton Town Office, 94 Turner Street 8am-8PM Carthage Town Office, 703A Carthage Rd. 8am-8PM Dixfield American Legion Hall, 8 River Lane 8am-8PM Peru Town Office: 26 Main St. 8am-8PM
8 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Just a quick reminder that the RSU 56 2019-2020 round 4 Budget Validation meeting will be held tonight, Tuesday, 10/29, at 6:30pm in the Dirigo High School SCC. To see the budget overview video, or for more budget information please visit the budget section of our website: https://www.rsu56.org/o/rsu-56/page/budget-information--48
9 months ago, RSU56 Updates
RSU56 Updates
Dirigo Elementary School has been reviewed and cleared by emergency personnel and propane specialists. School will resume tomorrow as scheduled.
9 months ago, RSU56 Updates
Brian Keene
This is a reminder of the school board meeting tonight at 6:30pm at DHS in the SCC for the normal agenda items and a talk about the next round of the 19-20 school budget. Please join us to voice your thoughts on the budget so we can make a plan to move forward.
10 months ago, Brian Keene
Brian Keene
School Budget Vote TODAY! - Canton Town Office, 94 Turner Street 1PM-7PM - Carthage Town Office, 703A Carthage Rd. 3PM-7PM - Dixfield Town Office, 46 Main St. 12PM-6PM - Peru Town Office: 26 Main St. 12PM-7PM
10 months ago, Brian Keene
Brian Keene
On Wednesday TWKDMS remembered the heroism and loss of 9/11 with a display of the names of all those lost, as well as by signing thank you notes for our region’s first responders. Part of the commitment to never forget is to educate the next generation.
10 months ago, Brian Keene
Brian Keene
Join the 8th grade class from TWKDMS at this delicious fundraiser on September 29, 2019 from 4-6PM.
10 months ago, Brian Keene
WebAdmin
The third round 19-20 RSU 56 School Budget Vote will be on September 17th at the following locations: Canton Town Office, 94 Turner Street 1PM-7PM Carthage Town Office, 703A Carthage Rd. 3PM-7PM Dixfield Town Office, 46 Main St. 12PM-6PM Peru Town Office: 26 Main St. 12PM-7PM
10 months ago, WebAdmin
Brian Keene
Please take a few minutes and watch this video from Superintendent Doyen on the third round 2019-2020 school budget overview. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNKv1uq17Ew
11 months ago, Brian Keene
Brian Keene
Below is the 2019-2020 School calendar. We are all very excited to welcome back our students next week. Wednesday 8/28 - Grades K-6 & 9. Thursday 8/29 - All Students September 3rd - 1st day for Pre-K.
11 months ago, Brian Keene