The Ellsworth School Committee will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, March 10th at 6 p.m. The meeting is scheduled to be held in the City Hall Council Chambers and will also broadcast live to Spectrum Channel 1303 (in  and live-streamed to the Ellsworth School Department and City of Ellsworth YouTube Channels.

The Agenda is below

A. Call to Order

B. Pledge of Allegiance

C. Adjustment in Agenda

D.  Approval of the Minutes

E.  Communications/Correspondence

F. Administrative and Student Board Member Reports

1.      Building Administrators' Report
2.      Curriculum Coordinator’s Report
3.      Superintendent's Report

G. Committee Reports

H. Old Business

I.  Public Participation

J. New Business

1.    Update and Consideration of New CDC COVID Guidelines

2.    Discussion of the 2022-2023 Ellsworth School Department Calendar

3.    Update on Superintendent Search
K. Calendar/Announcements

L. Adjournment

As of Wednesday morning, March 2nd, Hancock County was still designated a County where there was "High" transmission of COVID. You can check the status of any County by visiting HERE. The COVID by County Integrated view is updated weekdays at 8 p.m.

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