Jessica Violette Guest Speaker at Tyler Technologies University of Maine’s Pathways to Careers Initiative

Photo: Left-Right; Governor of Maine Janet Mills, NYA Upper School Science & Math Teacher Jessica Violette, UMaine President Joan Ferrini-Mundy. Photo Credit: Whitney J. Fox Photography Yarmouth, Maine, February 29, 2024: North Yarmouth Academy (NYA) Upper School science and mathematics teacher, Jessica Violette, was a guest speaker on Monday at Tyler Technologies’ event to announce and celebrate an extended partnership ...

S.T.E.M. Grants in Excess of $53,000 Awarded to NYA

Yarmouth, Maine, August 11, 2020: Through the generosity of the Davis Family Foundation and Toshiba America Foundation, North Yarmouth Academy (NYA) is extremely grateful to receive grants totaling over $53,000 to reinforce S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) initiatives campus wide. This adds to over $150,000 in funds secured in support of STEM education at the Academy via private donations …

EXPLORING STEM @ NYA February 2020

Exploring STEM @ NYA is a resource for Lower and Middle School teachers, parents, and students. Here you can explore STEM offerings at NYA and learn about what’s happening in the Innovation Lab. Engineer’s Week 2020 February 17 – 21 is Engineer’s Week! In honor of the occasion, all students are invited to the Innovation Lab to take part in …

NYA Lower School science lab story - credit Brian Beard - CIP

EXPLORING STEM @ NYA December 2019

Exploring STEM @ NYA is a resource for Lower and Middle School teachers, parents, and students. Here you can explore STEM offerings at NYA and learn about what’s happening in the Innovation Lab. Students work on this month’s team challenge:  How quickly can a team of three people assemble fifty spring-loaded pens? Students in forensics class learn to create an impression of …