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Congrats FHS 2020 Graduates
Congrats FHS 2020 Graduates
DCS 5-8 play - Alice in Wonderland
DCS 5-8 play - Alice in Wonderland
FSH-Soccer Mural
FSH-Soccer Mural
Charlotte's Web FMS Drama Club 2020
Charlotte's Web FMS Drama Club 2020
DCS students at Bryant Pond
DCS students at Bryant Pond
DCS Student Artwork
DCS Student Artwork
FHS-Mentors 2019
FHS-Mentors 2019
MLS-3rd Graders Greet One Another During Morning Meeting
MLS-3rd Graders Greet One Another During Morning Meeting
FHS-New Turf Field
FHS-New Turf Field
MLS-4th Grade Teaching Team Doing Collaborative Planning
MLS-4th Grade Teaching Team Doing Collaborative Planning
FHS-New Turf Field
FHS-New Turf Field
MLS-5th Grade Students Carry Gear to Campsites at Chewonki
MLS-5th Grade Students Carry Gear to Campsites at Chewonki
PES-1st grade at Fire Prevention Day
PES-1st grade at Fire Prevention Day
MLS-5th Graders Take on a Team Challenge at Chewonki
MLS-5th Graders Take on a Team Challenge at Chewonki
MLS-The Math Team takes 1st Place
MLS-The Math Team takes 1st Place
FHS-Sports supporters
FHS-Sports supporters
FHS Field 2
#Steelstrong
#Steelstrong
2018-2019 National Yearbook Program of Excellence Award
2018-2019 National Yearbook Program of Excellence Award
MLS
New Joan Benoit Samuelson Track and Field
Boys Basketball
FHS Runners
Rainbow over FHS Track
Drone image of FHS field at night
PES Students enjoying Chewonki!
PES Students enjoying Chewonki!
Durham Community School
Durham Community School

Mission

RSU 5 Mission: To inspire and support every learner by challenging minds, building character, sparking creativity, and nurturing passions.

RSU 5 Vision:

Our Students: In RSU 5, learners become healthy, empathetic, and responsible citizens who contribute to their local and global communities. Students are creative problem solvers and critical thinkers who communicate effectively in an evolving world.

Our Learning: RSU 5 responds to individual needs and prepares students to thrive in their personal and professional lives. Learning is personalized to challenge students and explore their passions. Students choose from a variety of diverse and engaging experiences, including opportunities for active, experiential, real-world learning.

Our Culture/Community: In RSU 5, students learn in joyful environments that are physically and emotionally safe. The school culture fosters well-being, respect, and curiosity while challenging students with clearly defined and rigorous expectations. Partnerships involving parents and community inspire and support enriched learning for all students.

Students graduate as compassionate, honest, and respectful citizens who learn and contribute to their communities for life.

RSU5 Strategic Plan Goals 
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