June 3, 2016 RSS feed / Community

What’s Going On

Changes in Knightville

While people have heard enough about traffic patterns and parking in Knightville, as of May 31st the traffic pattern that the majority of us have enjoyed is changing. More...

Organization grants scholarships to the disabled

For the past 14 years, Alpha One on Main Street in South Portland has been investing in the future of the disability movement.  More...

New coach named for SMCC’s women’s basketball team

Director of Athletics Matt Richards announced that Katie Bergeron has been named head women’s basketball coach for Southern Maine Community College. Bergeron becomes the seventh coach in program history.  More...

Letter to the Community

Dear Community Members, More...

SPSD School Nursing Services

Dianne Paton, Assistant Director Instructional Support   More...

Skillin Elementary School

Lucretia Bagley, Principal Mary Heal, Assistant Principal   More...

Small Elementary School

Diane Lang, Principal More...

Memorial Middle School

Megan Welter, Principal Steve Chabot, Assistant Principal More...

English Language Learners Program

Dianne Paton, Assistant Director Instructional Support As you travel the hallways, look into classrooms and attend South Portland School Department sponsored events, it becomes clear that we are a district in the process of an ongoing transformation. More...

School Nutrition Program

Martha Spencer, Director  The South Portland School Nutrition Program is continuously striving to improve the nutrition of all students. This is evident in a number of ways. We have changed to serving only whole grain bread products. More...

Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment

Rebecca Brown, Director More...

Transportation Department

Transporting the Community’s Most Precious Cargo

Lisa Gadway, Director   More...

Technology

Andy Wallace, Director of Technology More...

A Window on the Past

Recalled, Arvin “Ge” Erskine

We were recently visited by, and I had the good fortune to meet, Hunk Erskine, one of many Erskine family members to be found in and around South Portland. More...

Scholarship program to benefit from Hannaford

South Portland High School Dollars for Scholars has been chosen by Hannaford Supermarket at 415 Philbrook Ave. More...

Almost picture perfect

Often touted as the most photographed lighthouse in America, Portland Head Light, located in Cape Elizabeth's Fort Williams Park, has not been the stuff of postcards for the past month, as the light, More...

Cape Elizabeth hires interim superintendent

CAPE ELIZABETH — At a special meeting on Tuesday, May 31, the Cape Elizabeth Board of Education voted to hire Howard Colter, current head of the Mount Desert Island Regional School System, as interim superintendent for the 2016-2017 school year More...

South Portland native ordained among family, friends

A day after his ordination to the priesthood, Father Matthew Gregory celebrated a Mass of Thanksgiving at the Church of the Holy Cross in South Portland, the church where he was baptized, made his first Communion, and made his first confession.&rsquo More...

Dyer Elementary School

Elizabeth Fowler, Principal   More...

South Portland High School

Ryan Caron, Principal Kimberlee Bennett, Assistant Principal Phil Rossetti, Assistant Principal More...

Mahoney Middle School

Carrie Stilphen, Principal Ben Donaldson, Assistant Principal More...

Kaler Elementary School

Bonnie Hicks, Principal More...

Instructional Support

Kathleen Cox, Director of Instructional Support More...

Facilities Maintenance – Protecting the Community’s Investment in Its Schools

Russ Brigham –  Director of Buildings and Grounds   More...

Brown Elementary School

Margaret Hawkins, Principal   More...

Volunteer Services

Molly Aldrich, Director  Business Partnerships  Jane Eberle, Director   More...

Time to serve them

Left, inclement weather on Memorial Day could not stop a contingent from VFW Post 832 and American Legion Post 35 from paying their respects at the traditional wreath-laying ceremony at the city&rsqu More...

SMCC celebrates program to help students graduate

A new Southern Maine Community College program is giving Maine students an affordable path to success and college graduation with big results.  More...