We Are the Champions!!!

BOTH NYA Girls and Boys Soccer Teams won the 2018 Class D State Championship titles this past weekend. On Saturday, November 3, 2018, the Panthers of the south met the Central Aroostook Panthers of the north when the girls took to McMann Field in Bath, Maine. A cold wet day gave way to a little setting sunshine and rainbow for … Learn more about this story

Teacher from Portland’s Russian Sister City Visits NYA

The last week of October, North Yarmouth Academy (NYA) welcomed Masha Bidenko from School 25 in Arkhangelsk (Archangel), Russia. Bidenko teaches elementary English and high school French at her home in Russia. She came to the U.S. as part of a delegation organized by the Greater Portland-Archangel Sister City Committee. While at NYA, she observed Middle and Upper School French … Learn more about this story

NYA Coach Tom Robinson

North Yarmouth Academy Welcomes Coach Robinson Back to the Courts

North Yarmouth Academy (NYA) is happy to announce the hiring, and return, of Tom Robinson as the new girls varsity basketball coach. Coach Robinson headed up the NYA Boys Varsity Basketball program from 2002-2007 (photo above from the 2007 season). He left with a successful 68-31 record. Currently, Coach Robinson works as a teacher for the Cape Elizabeth School Department. … Learn more about this story

NYA Holiday Craft Fair

North Yarmouth Academy Holds Holiday Craft Fair-Space Available

The North Yarmouth Academy (NYA) Parents’ Association will host the Annual Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in North Yarmouth Academy’s gymnasium (154 Main Street) and Safford Center cafeteria (148 Main Street) in Yarmouth. This annual event is part of Yarmouth’s Hometown Celebration weekend. Over sixty vendors from across the state will … Learn more about this story

NYA to Honor Edgar F. White ’38 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees

North Yarmouth Academy (NYA) will honor Bruce Myers P’98, P’00 and Brian Gagne ‘98 with inductions into the Edgar F. White ’38 Athletic Hall of Fame on September 28, 2018.  The ceremony will take place in the NYA gymnasium at 10:00 a.m. during Friday Forum, NYA’s weekly school-wide community meeting. All are welcome to attend. A luncheon for friends and … Learn more about this story

NYA alumni Show Your Love Giving to the Academy Fund

Record-Breaking Giving at NYA

Giving to North Yarmouth Academy (NYA) increased sharply this year, as the Academy received commitments totaling $1,368,008 from alumni, parents, trustees, grandparents, friends and foundations during the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2018. In the previous fiscal year, NYA received $478,569 in gifts from all sources. This year’s total breaks the previous annual dollar giving record of $860,829, reached in … Learn more about this story

Student Scheduling: Breaking the Daily Monotony of Learning

Marissa Markonish is the Head of Lower and Middle Schools at North Yarmouth Academy. Marissa joined the staff at NYA in 1995, teaching Latin in both the Middle and Upper Schools. She holds a BA in Classics from Wesleyan University in Connecticut and an MAT in Latin and Classical Humanities from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Marissa moved into the … Learn more about this story