Invest in ME®

Invest in ME Kindergarten

Helping Maine kindergarten students and their families plan and prepare for higher education.

For Educators

An educated workforce is vital to the future of Maine. Instilling aspirations to higher education begins at an early age.

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For Families

We invest in our children’s futures every day. There is a lot we can do to support their learning and help them build a bright future.

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Invest in Me Kindergarten Champion Schools

The Alfond Scholarship Foundation and FAME invited Maine’s elementary schools to participate in Invest in ME Kindergarten by encouraging them to apply to become one of the program’s County Champion Schools. More than 50 schools applied, and 12 were selected as the program’s first County Champion Schools, with 41 additional schools involved as Champion Schools.  See complete list of schools.

The 12 County Champion Schools are:

  • Walton Elementary School – Androscoggin County
  • Mill Pond School – Aroostook County
  • Riverton Community School – Cumberland County
  • Rangeley Lakes Regional School – Franking County
  • Deer Isle Stonington Elementary School – Hancock County
  • Winthrop Grade School – Kennebec County
  • Warren Community School – Knox County
  • Miller School – Lincoln County
  • Woodstock Elementary School – Oxford County
  • Abraham Lincoln School – Penobscot County
  • Alexander Elementary School – Washington County
  • Governor John Fairfield School – York County