News and Events


Friday Dismissals

posted Aug 30, 2019, 6:13 AM by Marcia Brown

Just a reminder that we dismiss at 12:00 on Fridays for this year. 
We hope you all have an amazing Labor Day weekend.

Main Office Open

posted Aug 26, 2019, 6:55 AM by Marcia Brown

Hi everyone,
We have 2 days before school starts, are you ready??

The main office is open today and Tuesday from 8:00 - 4:00 for any last minute business.

If you have any questions at all, please call 338-3430.

August Lunch Menu

posted Aug 19, 2019, 5:16 AM by Marcia Brown

August 28th, 29th, and 30th lunch Menu:

Wed 8/28 American Chop Suey
Thurs 8/29 Chicken Nachos
Friday 8/30 Pizza, Cheese or Pepperoni

September's Lunch menu will go home the first day of school .

Accepting Substitute Applications

posted Aug 14, 2019, 4:44 AM by Marcia Brown

We are now accepting applications for Substitute Teachers, Substitute Ed Techs, and substitute Custodial for the upcoming school year. If you are interested, please stop in the main office for an application or you you can download an application on our website (drinkwaterschool.org) under the employment information on the left side. 
Please call the main office if you have any questions.

Main Office

posted Aug 14, 2019, 4:22 AM by Marcia Brown

Hello everyone, the main office is open today until 2:30. If you need to come in and sign your child up for school or any other school business, please come in or call 338-3430.

Its hard to believe school starts in 2 weeks.

Enjoy the rest of your Summer.

Fall Sports

posted Aug 13, 2019, 9:46 AM by Marcia Brown   [ updated Aug 14, 2019, 4:23 AM ]

Attention Middle School Students (6th, 7th, & 8th Grades): **and 5th Graders for X Country**

If you are interested in participating in Fall Sports:

Drinkwater School has X Country. If you are interested, please email Josh Brady at jbrady@drinkwaterschool.org. Practices start September 3rd.

If you are interested in Boys or Girls Soccer, Football, or Field Hockey, please go to RSU 71 website, select Troy Howard Middle School, News and Events, THMS Fall Sports and fill out all the paperwork. If you have any questions, please call Alta Seekins at 338-3320 Ext 304.

Looking for Substitutes

posted Aug 8, 2019, 4:32 AM by Marcia Brown

We are now accepting applications for Substitute Teachers, Ed Techs, and Custodial for the upcoming school year. If you are interested, please stop in the main office for an application or you you can download an application on our website (drinkwaterschool.org) under the employment information on the left side. 
Please call the main office if you have any questions.

No Farm Stand Today 8/8/2019

posted Aug 8, 2019, 4:23 AM by Marcia Brown

Good Morning Everyone,
We are sorry to say that due to possible severe thunderstorms and rain today, we will not be opening the farm stand. If the weather is good next Thursday, we will open one more time.
We thank you all for your support.
Have a great day!

Bobcat Book Bus Schedule

posted Jul 29, 2019, 4:33 AM by Marcia Brown


For Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Times are approximate and may be shorter if families meet in a central location on their road.

 Look for the school van, listen for the ice cream truck music and come out to choose your free book and ice cream! 


10:00 - leaving school and serving these roads:

Cross, Birch Crest, Horse Jockey, Rocky to Bog, Rocky, Moosewood, and Blueberry - Prescott Hill Rd to Rt 52   (11 stops)


11:00 ish - Belfast Road (Rt 52) to Cheri, Hart, Ryan, Upper Beech Hill, Big Rock, Winter   (15 stops)  

12:00 ish-  Upper Beech Hill to Atlantic Hwy including Small Ln, Knights Pond, Leeman Dr., Flanders, Hollow Ln, Lexington Ave, Eagle Dr, Nelson Dr   (15 stops)


 1:00 - 1:10 Town Hall Stop   If you think we missed you, meet us here!

***Children and parents should NOT cross Rt 1 (Atlantic Highway)! The bus will stop at your house on the return trip.***


 1:10 - Atlantic Hwy, South from Beech Hill, including Jack Rabbit and Stone Dr.  - Atlantic Hwy, North from town line to Cross St, including Upper Bluff, Cliff, Saturday Cove Rd    (10 stops)


2:10 - High St (Temple Heights), Bayview Dr, Nealey, Glenwood, Priest, Megan’s Way, Chelsea Ln, Pound Hill Rd.


3:00 ish - Rt. 1 North, Bluff Rd, Cobe and Bayside at the Town Dock Park if you think we have missed your house  (6 stops)



Farm Stand Open Today 7/18

posted Jul 18, 2019, 6:24 AM by Marcia Brown

Our Farm Stand is open today from 11:00 - 1:00. Lots of goodies from our garden: green romaine, lettuce mix, kale, swiss chard, cilantro, parsley, beets, cucumbers, and flower bouquets. We hope to see you all here.

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