For Funders

A Message for Funders:

Welcome to our community site. This site is intended to give you an efficient, realistic and concise view of the Casco Bay High School community. We invite you to review this curated perspective intended to quickly provide a summary in one place -- we also invite you to check out the rest of the sites and resources affiliated with CBHS.

“We are delighted to announce that Casco Bay High School has been awarded a 2018-2019
Gold Recognition by the Schools of Opportunity high school recognition program… [O]ur
team has been particularly impressed with the broad and rich learning opportunities that
Casco Bay offers all students, and the myriad ways you extend students’ learning options
through authentic, community-focused activities, meaningful assessments of students’
understanding, and relevant, inquiry-based professional development for your staff.”

In August 2014, CBHS was nominated by the Nellie Mae Foundation as Maine’s candidate
for the Larry O’Toole Award for “great leadership through innovation in moving studentcentered
approaches to learning forward in New England.” When CBHS won the $100,000
award, Nicholas Donohue, President and CEO of the Nellie Mae Education Foundation,
commented, “Casco Bay High School is deepening the practice of student- centered learning…
CBHS is a proven leader of putting students at the center and leveraging community support to
lay strong foundation so that all learners will succeed at high levels.”

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