Upcoming Dates

Mon, 6/17 - Summer School Begins

24/25 School Year:

Tues, 9/3 - First Day (PreK- 9th)

Wed, 9/4 - All Students Return

 Mon, 9/9 - Picture Day

Summer School will be held from June 17th through July 11th. 

Monday - Thursday

Session 1: 8:30 - 11:30

Session 2: 12:00 - 3:00

A letter was mailed to families informing them that their student qualified to attend summer school.

*Please note: There are no classes on 6/19 or 7/4!*

Email Jay Harper at harperj@rsu5.org with any questions!

Summer Opportunities

Looking for summer opportunities?  Check out the links below.

Job Opportunities

Extended Learning Opportunities

Volunteer Needs

FHS Career Exploration site

Dede Bennell, Outreach and Service Learning Coordinator

(207) 865-4706 x309  


We have received complaints about some vehicles coming and going from school grounds. Here is a reminder of the consequences of driving over the speed limit in a school zone. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to 

Officer Marshall


School Counselors will not have the opportunity to respond to emails until they return on August 27.

If you need general assistance, Kim Callnan, Guidance Registrar, will be in the office most Tuesdays for assistance with grades, transcripts, or scheduling a registration appointment. Please contact her at 865-4706, x612.

Add/Drop Period

September 6 - 13

We will offer an add/drop period for students to make schedule changes in September. More details will be sent to students as we approach the new school year. Add/Drop requests will not be taken via email. View what classes are offered here: Master Schedule 2024-2025.


Summer College Planning

Looking for a plan to work on your college process this summer? Check out this presentation with tips and tasks.

Class of 2025 Summer College Planning Presentation

177 Free Outdoor Learning Programs

Search the Maine Department of Education database for a listing of 177 free programs available to Maine students through the Outdoor Learning Initiative.

College Rep Visits

Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors are all welcome to attend any of our College Rep visits! We suggest checking our list often in the fall as we add dates regularly to our calendar.

We will have college and military reps visiting FHS September through November. Students can sign-up here »


Did you know that our local community awarded $290,795 to the graduating class of 2024?! Recent graduates can still browse this listing of 'Other Scholarships'.

Rising Seniors can check out this listing throughout the summer to find scholarships specifically tailored for them. Students should check back in the fall to apply for scholarships. We suggest applying early and often as we add more to these lists throughout the year.


Parent Forms in PowerSchool

Here are the directions to complete all of the required parent forms online in PowerSchool.  

Step 1: Log into PowerSchool (if you don’t know how to do this please contact the main office).

Step 2: Click on 23-24 Updates/Permissions on the top left (just below Grades and Attendance)

Step 3: Update information in all four tabs

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