RSU 64 is hosting a "Wait Till 8th" public info session 6-7pm at Central Community Elementary School. Learn the benefits of delaying smartphone access & get tips to set healthy tech boundaries from Brooke Shannon, Executive Director of Wait Until 8th.
9 days ago, Bangor School Department
Wait Until 8th Public Meeting
Wireless Zone® is hosting its annual School Rocks Backpack Giveaway on Sunday, July 28 at 1PM. Free backpacks to students, while supplies last. Be sure to stop by their store at 570 Stillwater Ave for an afternoon of fun! Learn more: www.wirelesszone.com/backpack-giveaway
8 days ago, Bangor School Department
Free Backpack Giveaway July 28 1 pm  at wireless zone
Bangor Rams, we want to hear about your accomplishments since graduating! Share your career successes, personal milestones, and how you're making a difference in the world. Submit Your Story on our webiste: https://www.bangorschools.net/page/alumni By showcasing your achievements, you can inspire current Bangor students and connect with fellow alumni. Let's celebrate the impact Rams are making!
11 days ago, Bangor School Department
Bangor Rams, we want to hear about your accomplishments since graduating! Share your career successes, personal milestones, and how you're making a difference in the world.  Submit Your Story on our webiste: https://www.bangorschools.net/page/alumni  By showcasing your achievements, you can inspire current  Bangor students and connect with fellow alumni.  Let's celebrate the impact Rams are making!
The Bangor School Department will be closed July 4, 2024 in recognition of Independence day. For information about events taking place in the greater Bangor area, visit: bangor4th.com
18 days ago, Bangor School Department
The Bangor School Department will be closed July 4, 2024 in recognition of Independence day.  for information about events taking place in  the greater Bangor Area visit: bangor4th.com
There will be a parent Title I meeting on Monday, June 17 at 5:00 pm at the Downeast School. This meeting reviews the BSD’s Title programs and seeks input from the community.
about 1 month ago, Bangor School Department
Thank you to C& L Aviation for another amazing Field Day at JFDS! And a special thank you to Mrs. Loring for checking students in for burgers and hot dogs in her own unique way!
about 1 month ago, Duke the Bulldog
hotdog
The A Team Softball game Doughty vs. Cohen at Bangor High School is canceled. The A Team Baseball game Doughty vs. Cohen at Mansfield Stadium has been canceled.
about 1 month ago, Darryl Loring
The B Team softball game scheduled for today at James F Doughty (5/23/24) at 4:00 against Nokomis has been canceled due to the weather. There will be no practice for B team softball today.
about 2 months ago, Darryl Loring
Thank you to members of the Heart of Maine United Way for joining us for lunch at the James F. Doughty School. Our students greatly appreciated your smiles and enthusiasm!
about 2 months ago, Duke the Bulldog
Heart of Maine United Way serves lunch at James F. Doughty School
Thank you to our Lunch Heroes! School Nutrition professionals have a lot on their plate, between preparing delicious food, adhering to strict nutrition standards, navigating student food allergies, and offering service with a smile. Thank you for all that you do!
2 months ago, Duke the Bulldog
Thank you to our food service employees for all of your hard work!
Capes with Special Names
JFDS Lunch Heros in Capes
This is a reminder that the B Softball game versus Nokomis originally scheduled for today has been rescheduled for Thurs. 5/23.
3 months ago, Darryl Loring
The Bangor School Department IT staff will be conducting important network maintenance work today, starting at 4:30 PM. This maintenance is crucial for ensuring the efficient operation of our network equipment. During the maintenance window, we will experience disruptions to the phone system and delays in email services. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and assure you that our IT team will work diligently to minimize the impact and complete the maintenance as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we strive to enhance the reliability and performance of our network infrastructure.
3 months ago, Bangor School Department
Bangor School Department IT
The middle school Track Meet at Old Town for 4/24/24 has been canceled. JFDS Track athletes will have practice from 2:30-4:00 at Doughty.
3 months ago, Darryl Loring
Thank you to the Penobscot County Dispatchers for joining us at the James F. Doughty School to serve lunch and spend time with our students! Thank you for your service to our community!
3 months ago, Duke the Bulldog
911 Dispatch serves lunch at James F. Doughty School
Spring Testing Schedule All JFDS students will participate in the upcoming spring administration of the NWEA/Maine Through Year Assessment. Reading testing will be on Tuesday, April 30th & Wednesday, May 1st. Math testing will be on Tuesday, May 7th & Wednesday, May 8th. Eighth-grade students will participate in MEA Science testing during the week of May 13th. If you have any questions about testing, please reach out to the school office.
3 months ago, Sam Moring
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: LAST DAY OF SCHOOL UPDATE April 22, 2024 Dear Students, Parents, and Guardians, We would like to inform you that the last day of school for Bangor Students will be on June 17th, pending any further weather cancellations. Please note that in the event of unexpected weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances, the last day of school may be subject to change. We will promptly communicate any such changes, if necessary, through our official channels, including our website, social media platforms, and automated notification systems. As we approach the end of the academic year, we would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to all our students for their hard work, dedication, and resilience throughout the year. We also extend our gratitude to the parents and guardians for their continued support and collaboration, which has greatly contributed to the success of our students. To ensure a smooth transition into the summer break, we encourage all students to complete any pending assignments, projects, or examinations responsibly and on time. Please consult with your teachers and academic advisors if you require any additional guidance or support. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the last day of school or any other matter, please do not hesitate to reach out to the school administration. We are here to assist you. Enthusiastically yours, James Tager Superintendent Bangor school Department
3 months ago, Bangor School Department
The last day of school for students will be  Monday, June 17, 2024
At sundown this evening, members of the Jewish community will celebrate the festival of Passover. Reflected through storytelling and dining rituals, this holiday has been practiced by those observing the Jewish faith since the 5th century BCE and highlights the cultural values of resiliency and memory. Happy Passover, Chag Sameach!
3 months ago, Bangor School Department
Passover Seder plate with wine and matzot
Welcome Back from Spring Break!! JFDS Baseball and Softball Practices will take place after school on the field --Monday -Thursdays from 2:30-4:00. A late bus is available at 4:00 on these days. Please check out the events calendar to see a game schedule. Let's go Bulldogs!
3 months ago, Darryl Loring
Reminder that there will be no Track Practice at JFDS on Monday, April 22. Practice for Track will resume Tuesday 4/23 from 2:30-4:30.
3 months ago, Darryl Loring
Spring Sports Photos will take place on Monday, April 29th in the Gym at 2:45 pm.. Any parent/guardian that would like to order photos for their child participating in Baseball, Softball or Track and Field at JFDS can use the provided code.
3 months ago, Darryl Loring
Spring Photo Code