Shapleigh Memorial School

467 Shapleigh Corner Rd.

Shapleigh, Maine 04076

Phone: (207) 636-1751

Fax: (207) 636-2980

Principal: Timothy Stinson

Assistant Principal: Marisa Penney


Office: 8am - 4pm

School: 8:45am - 3:05pm

Little Red Wagon Performances

We welcomed the University of New Hampshire’s Little Red Wagon traveling theater this past Tuesday. We will have two performances, Cleo's Egyptian Tale for our K-2 group, and Who Came Up With That? for our 3-5 group.

Summer Reading Opportunities

Summer Reading Program Registration 2019.pdf
Read to Ride Summer Reading Challenge Information Sheet 2019.docx

EcoMaine and Crusher Visit Shapleigh Memorial

Shapleigh Memorial School with the support of EcoMaine learned about the next steps as we move towards zero-waste. With the help of Crusher, we were able to differentiate between what we can reduce, recycle, reuse, and compost as well as what items go into landfills. Our next steps as a school is to help minimize our waste in the cafeteria!

Massabesic All-District Concerts

Choral concert: Tuesday, March 19th

Band Concert: Thursday, March 21st

Performances begin at 6:30PM, Doors open at 6:00PM

Kindness Celebration

February is kindness month at Shapleigh Memorial School. We would like to invite families to participate in this important celebration!

Kindness is an important topic we focus on daily at Shapleigh but February is an opportunity to celebrate the countless small acts of kindness that have a huge impact on our students, staff and the community.

Thank you for supporting our efforts to make Shapleigh a warm, welcoming and kind school community!!

Welcome, Anne Sibley O'Brien (Maine Author) to SMS! Anne shared here books New Here and Someone New through the lens of kindness. Our learners discussed what does means to be kind and how can we do kindness?

Welcome our presenters from Kids Free To Grow Program

Kindness spirit days!

I dream of kindness

Hats off to kindness

Outdoor Celebration

Thank you Shapleigh Fire Department for your support with our outdoor celebration at the William's Property!

2019-2020 Pre-K and K Registration

Pre-K Registration

Please see the Pre-K lottery information and form for the 2019-2020 school year. Hard copies are available in our main office. Forms are due by March 1st to be lottery eligible. Any forms received after March 1st may not be considered for the lottery (if spots have been filled) with students being added to the waiting list if needed. Please share this information with any community members who may have a Pre-K age student for next year.

_RSU 57 Pre-K Registration Information Letter SY19%2F20.pdf
Kindergarten Registration Ltr 2019-20.pdf

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration for Shapleigh Memorial will take place at school on Tuesday, March 19th from 9:00AM – 4:30PM and Wednesday, March 20th from 5:30PM – 7:30PM at Line Elementary. Please see the copy of our preregistration from that we kindly ask you to complete and return to school by March 5th to help us prepare. Parents of current Pre K students do not have to register their Pre K child for Kindergarten and they are already enrolled.

Geography Bee (2019)

Our first round contestants from Line Elementary and Shapleigh Memorial Schools' 4th and 5th Graders.

The Line/Shapleigh Geography Bee took place on Tuesday, January 8th at 1:00 PM in the Line School Gym. This included 4th and 5th grade participants from Line and Shapleigh with 3rd grade students attending as audience members as well. We would like to congratulate all 32 of our students who worked and studied hard to qualify as participants.

A special congratulations goes to Nathan Valverde (3rd place - Shapleigh), Caeleigh Moulton and Nathaniel Howe (2nd place - Line) and Ryan Poirier (1st place - Line). Way to go everyone!

Holiday Performance by MHS Band

Students enjoyed a variety of holiday music and learned about each of the instruments.

Enchanted Bookfair and Family Night

Some of our PTC Volunteers!

Thank you to everyone who was able to attend!

MHS Chamber Singers Visit SMS

The Massabesic High School Chamber Singers visited our students for a wonderful performance. As part of their performance, the singers taught the Shapleigh students a new song!

SMS Recycling Program


As part of the EcoMaine Grant, Ms. Ledue, Ms. Kearns and her 5th graders have begun a schoolwide recycling program. These garbologists are learning about the process and working on sorting our own recycling, all while helping our environment!

Registration Forms

2019-2020 School Year

Kindergarten Registration Ltr 2019-20.pdf
_RSU 57 Pre-K Registration Information Letter SY19%2F20.pdf
Free and Reduced.pdf

Monthly Breakfast & Lunch Menus

June 2019 Menu - Elementary Breakfast .pdf
June 2019 Menu - Elementary Breakfast .pdf

Please visit the new Nutrition website for more information and to access our online free/reduced lunch forms.

District Calendar & Links

2019-2020 Calendar FINAL.pdf
2018-19 School Calendar.pdf

Please see the update from the curriculum office regarding an upcoming community informational night! We hope to see you there.

Curriculum Office Update (10.19.18).pdf