Plans for Maine Ocean School Move Ahead

Peaks Island in Casco Bay, Maine

The Maine Ocean School recently came one step closer to existence when the trustees of the nascent magnet school filed a formal program plan with the Maine Legislature’s Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs, according to an article on

Representatives for the school say the school’s mission will be to provide a “theme-based high school education focused on Maine’s maritime connection” emphasizing “leadership, work ethic and the transferable skills associated with careers involving the ocean.”

Read about plans for the Maine Ocean School.