To the Early Childhood Center and Grades 1 – 8 (57 Desert Road, Freeport):
From the south or the north: From Interstate 295 take Exit 20 (Desert Road). Travel west 1.2 miles. The driveway to Grades 1 – 8 is on the left, just past the school sign. The driveway to the Early Childhood Center and the Admissions Office is on the right, just 25 yards further down Desert Road. To view a map of the school, click here.
To the High School (Pineland Farms in New Gloucester):
Pineland Farms is approximately 15 minutes from Merriconeag’s Freeport campus, 30 minutes from Portland, 15 minutes from Lewiston/Auburn, and 25 minutes from Bath/Brunswick. Click here to view a map of the high school campus.
To the High School from Merriconeag's Freeport campus:
Travel west on Desert Road. Take first right onto Merrill Road. At stop sign turn left onto Hunter Road (which becomes Merrill Road) for 1.8 miles. At stop sign turn right onto Hodsdon Road. At next stop sign turn left. At intersection go straight across Route 9 and continue to the end of Elmwood Road. Turn left onto Allen Road. When you reach Route 231/Intervale Road you will see the campus entrance directly across the road. Enter the campus and turn right onto Farm View Road, then right onto Pineland Drive and continue around the rotary. Gray Hall (83 Pineland Drive) is on the left, with a parking lot just across the road.
Tues, Oct 14, 5:45 pm
Tues, Oct 14, 7 pm, Community Hall. Open Community Meeting: "Sharing the Strategic Plan"
Wed, Sept 15, 8 - 9 am. Couldn't make the Tuesday evening Community Meeting? Have more questions from Tuesday night's discussion about One Merriconeag? Please come for coffee to share your thoughts in a personal conversation with a few board members and staff. We want to hear from you.
Craft Blitz with Sandy Pearson:
Wed, Oct 15, 3:05 - 4:30 pm,M & M Room, Handcraft Building.
The items you make in this class will be sold at the Fall Fair, so on top of all these other reasons to come, you will feel good about supporting Merriconeag!
Children in grades 4 and up are welcome to attend the afternoon session if they are able to participate. We are not able to offer aftercare for younger siblings.
MS XC Race :
Thurs, Oct 16, MS Final XC Race at Twin Brook, Cumberland, ME, CCC Invitational hosted by Greely:
3:30-Boys Team of 7 Race
4:00-Girls Team of 7 Race
Early Childhood Parent Evening:
Thurs, Oct 16, 7 pm, Early Childhood Center.
Craft Social Parent Evening.
HS XC Race :
Fri, Oct 17, HS XC WMC race at St. Joseph's College.
(1:45 course walks begin, 3:00 VG, 3:30 VB, 4:00 JVG, 4:30 JVB)
See directions on blog by clicking on the link below.
EC Michaelmas Celebration:
Sat, Oct 18, 9 - 11 am, Early Childhood Center.
High School Information Evening:
Wed, Oct 22, 7 pm.
Desert Rd, Campus, 57 Desert Rd, Freeport.
Featuring Marisha Plotnik will present "From Clapping to Calculus" about how the foundation laid in the early Waldorf elementary years leads to a meaningful, rigorous and appropriate mathematics program in the middle and high school years. Evening also includes our high school teachers and students discussing our unique program and Beth Caputi,
our college guidance counselor, sharing her experience of working with our students, and why colleges are eager to have them. Bring your questions.