At its June 8, 2021 meeting the Ellsworth School Board voted to declare a vacancy following the resignation of Chairperson Jennifer Alexander. We express thanks and appreciation to Mrs. Alexander for her service and commitment to the Ellsworth School Department and City of Ellsworth.

Consistent with Ellsworth School Department Policy BBBDA, the Board is required to “appoint a person to fill the position until the next regular City election in November of 2021.” At that election, a Board member will be elected to serve the remainder of the unexpired term of the vacated position.

Any citizen of Ellsworth interested in serving on the Ellsworth School Board is asked to submit a letter of interest by no later than the close of business Monday June 21, 2021.  Letters may be submitted by regular mail to:

Ellsworth School Department, Attention Teresa Austin
66 Main Street, Suite 201
Ellsworth, Maine 04605

Or by e-mail to

The School Board will review submissions and make an appointment at a special meeting to be held on June 22, 2021.