Web exclusive, August 27, 2019
Penobscot Community School - Back to School
First day: Tuesday, September 3
School hours: 7:30 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Principal: Jay Corbin, email@example.com, 326-9421
Secretary: Marty Clark, firstname.lastname@example.org, 326-9421
Superintendent: Mark Hurvitt, email@example.com, 374-9927
Curriculum Coordinator: Dawn McLaughlin, firstname.lastname@example.org, 374-9927
Grades: pre-K - 8th.
Total number of students: 70. Pre-k, 5; Kindergarten, 4; Grade 1, 5; Grade 2, 8; Grade 3, 4; Grade 4, 11; Grade 5, 7; Grade 6, 4; Grade 7, 12; Grade 8, 10.
Full-time teachers/staff: 15
Part-time teachers/staff: 6
Contracted staff: 1
2019-20 budget: $1,860,851
Paul Buese, Head Cook
Second Step, a guidance curriculum that teaches students Social Emotional skills.
Meal prices: student breakfast, $0.50; reduced breakfast, free; student lunch, $2.65; reduced lunch, free; extra milk/snack, $0.30.
Meal application forms will be sent home with students on the first day of school.
Glen Ashe will start at Back Ridge and Dogtown Road at 6:50 a.m. From there he does Route 15 to Route 199 and downtown, then to Route 175 to the Sedgwick Line, arriving at school at 7:30 a.m.
Deb Ames leaves school at 6:50 a.m. going to Pierce Pond Road to New Road to Orland Town Line turning around and going to the Castine town line then to school via the Dunbar Road, arriving at 7:30 a.m. Both of these routes are reversed in the afternoons.
Denny Colson, the Castine bus driver will pick up and drop off some students who live on the Dunbar Road arriving at Penobscot school by 7:30 a.m.
No School Days
October 11, 14
December 23-27, 30-31
January 17, 20
Last student day: June 11