SCHOOL NEWS
MSAD #53 Alternative Education Class
MSAD #53 Alternative Education Class of 2014 graduated at Maine Central Institute on Monday, June 2nd. School starts on Tuesday, September 2nd for the current Alternative Education Students. For information about the program, please call Candace Russell at 207-487-5145 or 207-266-0716.

Pictured from left to right: Zeke Lyons, Mason Springer, Stormy Wentworth, Kylee Plummer, Cody McCaslin, Ethan Rumery, Indy Dunton and Clinton King.
COLLEGE NEWS
SIMMONS COLLEGE
Kassie King, a Plymouth resident, was named to the 2014 spring semester dean’s list at Simmons College in Boston. Her major is Undeclared. To qualify for dean’s list status, undergraduate students must obtain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher, based on 12 or more credit hours of work in classes using the letter grade system.
ESSENTIALS OF COLLEGE PLANNING
FREE WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS
The Maine Educational Opportunity Center will be hosting free workshops entitled Essentials of College Planning for adults 19 and over at Penquis Higher Education Center at 50 Mayo Street in Dover-Foxcroft on Thursday, September 4th and Thursday, September 18th at 1:30 PM.
Essentials of College Planning is an interactive workshop that outlines the four steps in the college process: admissions, financial aid, career planning, and study skills. The workshop lasts approximately two to three hours. Pre-registration is required. To register or for more information, call 1-800-281-3703 or visit http://meoc.maine.edu.