Category Archives: New Middle School

School Board Member Gets Job From School Dept. She Oversees

Herald Opinion August 13, 2010 Fosters August 13, 2010

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Middle School PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE – August 10

Thursday, 06 August 2009 This notice is to remind you all of the up coming public hearing on the bonding for the middle school renovation project. Please click on the site below for the agenda for the city council hearing. … Continue reading

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Letter to City Council re: Middle School

Contributed by Bill St. Laurent Tuesday, 09 September 2008 The Association of Portsmouth Taxpayers September 8, 2008 To; The Portsmouth City Council and The Portsmouth School Board Dear Board Members, At a recent meeting of the Association of Portsmouth Taxpayers … Continue reading

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Think Outside The Box on Middle School

Contributed by Ted Mahoney Monday, 25 September 2006 Seizing the Pierce Trust ballfield to expand the middle school would involve an expensive and divisive legal, environmental, and cultural battle, with the fallback the Jones Avenue site. Perhaps the school board … Continue reading

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City Can Use Eminent Domain to Seize Pierce Trust

Contributed by APT Editors Thursday, 21 September 2006 The city attorney says the city could use Eminent Domain to seize the Pierce Trust in order to add to the current middle school. A rough estimate of cost to taxpayers for … Continue reading

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School Board Fights Remodel Option

Contributed by APT Editors Thursday, 30 March 2006 Some in the community, including some City Councilors, would like to re-evaluate the option to remodel the current middle school. The School Board, which long-ago predetermined its desire for a lavish new … Continue reading

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Don’t Repeat PHS Mistakes

Written by David Witham Sunday, 19 March 2006 Kudos to our City Council for having School Board revisit the option of renovating the middle school. Why is the high school relevant? The School Board is using the same architect, Team … Continue reading

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Middle School Site Already Selected?

Contributed by APT Editors Wednesday, 01 February 2006 The School Department has decided to build a new middle school. Now it appears they have also chosen their site, a city-owned wooded parcel off Jones Avenue. Click here to read. Portsmouth … Continue reading

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