Comments for: 20 years in the making: New Hampden Academy holding grand opening Monday

Posted Aug. 24, 2012, at 7:37 p.m.

HAMPDEN | What took 20 years to go from proposal to finished project will take about 30 minutes to dedicate on Monday evening. Hampden’s new $49.2 million high school will hold its first major event as Maine Commissioner of Education Stephen Bowen and several other guests take part in …

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  • Anonymous

    I graduated from Hampden Academy in 1986, and am eager to show-up for the dedication.  It’s been a long time in the making.  I’m sad to see the old school go, but what an exciting event for the first years students this will be!

    I hope the current and future students of HA will feel as fortunate to attend such a good school as I, 25 years later, know I was!

  • 49.2 million dollars for a high school.  Brewer paid almost as much for their K-8 school.  Folks, that’s ridiculous.

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