At the beginning of the 2019-20 School Year, the Ellsworth School Department, in an attempt to promote a Spirit of Kindness throughout the District and stop bullying of all kinds, introduced "Rachel's Challenge!"

Rachel's Challenge exists to equip and inspire individuals to replace acts of violence, bullying, and the negativity with acts of respect, kindness and compassion. Rachel's Challenge is based on the life and writings of Rachel Joy Scott who was the first victim of the Columbine school shootings in 1999.

On Friday, January 24th, Ellsworth High School is hosting a Rachel's Challenge School Spirit Gathering. The event is open to ALL Ellsworth High School Students! Here's what is planned

The event takes place at the Ellsworth High School Cafeteria Friday night, January 24th from 5 to 6 p.m.

There will be FREE food! FREE face painting! A FREE T-shirt to wear at the basketball game and FREE admission to the game on the 24th.

The basketball schedule on Friday night is:
3:00 JV Girls vs. Caribou
4:30 JV Boys vs. Caribou
6:00 Varsity Girls vs. Caribou
7:30 Varsity Boys vs. Caribou