Sunday, March 18, 2018

Open House 2018-19

Getting Ready for 2018-19 School Year
RSU1 CHOICES Pre-K Program


Is your child four years-old or turning four on or before
October 15, 2018?
Interested in a FREE half-day Pre-K program?
Learn more at

Thursday, May 3rd, 6:00-7:00pm 
Dike Newell Elementary School in Bath
(childcare provided during meeting by Bath YMCA)

Applications will be available for the Program's lottery placement from 
5/3/18 until 5/11/18 at 3:00pm
Lottery placement assignments will be held the week of 5/14/18 with notification by 5/21/18

Participating programs are located at
Dike Newell ES, Woolwich Central School, Phippsburg ES,
Children's School House, Head Start and Bath YMCA.

Contact Kate Brockett, Coordinator, at

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Just a reminder . . . . . 

Snow delay procedure for CHOICES Pre-K Program is as follows:
1 hour delay school that day, 2 hour delay NO Pre-K,
and LSW any delay NO Pre-K

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

DIAL-4 Screenings

Prior to the start of Pre-K all new students are screened in accordance to Maine State requirements.
Thanks to all the families who made time during a busy summer to get their child off to a great start!

We still have a few openings at our Phippsburg ES location and Bath Head Start.
For more information contact

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Pre-K & Kindergarten Collaboration

School for these Dedicated Teachers is always in session
Pre-K and Kindergarten teachers attended an all day training after the school year had ended in June.  Pre-K and Kindergarten are true collaborators when it comes to our youngest students

Monday, May 29, 2017

Lottery Process Complete for 2017-18
Only a few spots left for coming school year!
Contact Kate Brockett at

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Lottery Update

The Lottery Committee meets tonight 5/18. 

Kate Brockett will send an email by Monday 5/22
with the results and ask for your confirmation.

Please DO NOT call Dike Newell School for an update.

Thanks for your interest in our program;)

Friday, May 5, 2017

Lottery Application

Complete the form and indicate your 1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc choice of program sites.
List any special circumstances you would like the Committee to consider.
Please return to Kate Brockett, Dike Newell School, 3 Wright Drive, Bath by May 12th.
The Lottery Committee will meet on May 15th to assign program placements and
then parents will be notified after May 19th.

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