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North Yarmouth Academy Campus Set to Reopen This Fall

Yarmouth, Maine, June 25, 2020:  North Yarmouth Academy (NYA) intends to open campus safely in September with a full, five-day per week schedule for all students. The average classroom size of 14 students uniquely positions the Academy to accommodate the full population on campus at the same time while practicing social distancing. The school plans to make necessary and prudent … Learn more about this story

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Message from the Head of School: Reopening Campus in the Fall

June 25, 2020 Dear Families, I hope you are all settling into summer routines and enjoying some quality family time. It has now been close to four months without students on campus, and we miss them now more than ever. As I reflect on this past spring, I am incredibly grateful to our students, faculty, and families and proud of the resiliency, innovation, and flexibility demonstrated by the entire community.    As challenging as this past year … Learn more about this story

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Message from the Head of School – Community Support During Uncertain Times

June 2, 2020 Dear Families and Students, I wanted to reach out during these challenging times. Adults and children alike have been inundated with adversity and tested as individuals. We are entering the fourth month of a global pandemic that has killed over 100,000 in this nation alone. Protests and riots in response to racial divisions and the death of … Learn more about this story

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Planning for the Fall

May 22, 2020 Dear Families, I never envisioned I would be writing a letter to the community from an empty campus in the month of May. This experience has tested each of us and presented many different challenges. It has also brought out the best in our community. I can’t thank teachers enough for their leadership and innovation, our students … Learn more about this story

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Message from the Summer Programs Director at NYA

May 21, 2020 Dear Summer Camp Families, Thank you for your patience and understanding during this unprecedented time. It is with extreme sadness that NYA has decided to suspend our 2020 camp season. This decision did not come easily. Over the last months, I met with local, state, and national officials to stay up to date on the latest COVID-19 … Learn more about this story

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Message from the Head of School – Mental Health & Wellness Resources

March 25, 2020 Dear Families, We are all getting used to our new routines, and I hope everyone is managing well. Even if you are finding time for some positive family bonding and new experiences, the transition to the “new normal” presents challenges for kids and adults alike. We are all in this together, and I want to make sure … Learn more about this story

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Message from the Head of School – Materials Pick-Up SUNDAY

Parent Drive-Thru Materials Pickup March 21, 2020 Dear Students and Families, I hope everyone is staying safe and healthy. Yesterday, I sent several announcements regarding remote learning and resources available to our families. All school announcements, along with updated resources, may be found on our NYA COVID-19 web page, located through this link or the NYA homepage. We are working … Learn more about this story

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Message from the NYA Health Services Office February 6, 2020

February 6, 2020 Dear Families, Many of you are aware of an international health risk related to “2019nCoV,” which is also known as coronavirus. North Yarmouth Academy is monitoring the situation and following the standard health care procedures set forth by the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control. As this is an evolving and complex situation, we … Learn more about this story