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Global Read with Maria Padian on MDI

Forty-five seventh and eighth graders from various Mount Desert Island schools gathered at the High School on Feb. 8 for an after-school program with Lupine Award-winning author Maria Padian. The Global Read program, a collaboration between IRW and the MDI Regional School System, culminated weeks of preparation by area students, who all read Padian’s novel […]

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Gary Schmidt wow MDI 8th Graders

Buses from all over Mount Desert Island started arriving right before 9am on Friday, October 2, and over 100 MDI-RSS 8th graders gathered together in the gym at Camp Beech Cliff, ready to separate into groups of six and get their day started. Though students from different schools might have recognized each other from sporting […]

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