Higher Houlton Christian Academy will not have its personal sports activities groups

HOULTON, Maine — With the winter sports activities season proper across the nook, one faculty will noticeably be lacking from the basketball courts.

Athletes from Higher Houlton Christian Academy, a personal, Christian establishment situated in Houlton, will commerce their faculty colours of inexperienced and white, in addition to the Eagle mascot, in favor of the black and white Judges of Houlton Center-Excessive College as a part of a brand new cooperative settlement between the 2 colleges.

The cooperative was permitted by the RSU 29 faculty board and the Higher Houlton Christian Academy board of administrators in early fall and was ultimately permitted by the Maine Principals Affiliation. The 2 colleges had been speaking in regards to the thought for a number of months, and have already got expertise co-oping in soccer, cross nation and observe and area.