North Yarmouth Academy Building Innovation Lab

North Yarmouth Academy (NYA) is installing a state-of-the-art innovation lab to be ready at the start of the 2016-17 school year. NYA raised $80,000 for the project. The lab will be located in the Mertz Science Center on NYA’s campus. The space will contain resources to promote innovation and integration of technology across the curriculum in grades kindergarten through twelfth. … Learn more about this story

NYA STEM Program Strengthened With Jackson Laboratory’s Partnership

The Jackson Laboratories in Bar Harbor, Maine recently received a Science Education Partnership Award of close to $1.3 million dollars from the National Institute of Health (NIH) to support the Teaching the Genome Generation program, (TtGG) for the next five years. TtGG launched in 2014 to “provide hands-on training for high school science teachers, helping them to bring greater understanding … Learn more about this story

Polstein Named New Varsity Field Hockey Coach

 North Yarmouth Academy (NYA) is happy to announce Wendy Polstein as the new varsity field hockey coach.  Coach Polstein comes to us from Sterns High School in Millinocket, Maine where she coached for eight years and was named Eastern Maine Field Hockey Coach of the Year.  At Sterns, Coach Polstein took over a program that had never made the playoffs … Learn more about this story