Physical: 460 High Road, Ellsworth, Maine 04605

Mailing: P.O. Box 1146

Southwest Harbor, ME 04679

240-GO-MIRUS

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Mirus Academy is a 501(c)3 organization and admits students of any race, color, national origin, and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to the students at the school.  It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

 

Classical Education Today

 

    

   G.K. Chesterton was a man of incredible genius.  Skilled in nearly every writing genre, Chesterton also had great thoughts on education as well.  Read his text online for free by clicking on the image below.

 

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What is College for?

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"Alia Wong pointed out that this trend continues the widening gap between high school graduation and college enrollment in this country: in 2013-14, 82 percent of high school seniors made it to graduation (an all time high), yet only 66 percent immediately enrolled in college (down from 69 percent in 2008). As social scientists and educators continue sifting the data for causes, it is worth asking some big questions.  What is education supposed to do?  Why go to college anyway?"

 

 

 

 

Will More Catholic Schools Pivot From Common Core to Classical Education?

 

 “Amid the debate over Common Core, the classical-education movement is gaining traction among Catholics."