November 18, 2021

Dear Staff, Parents, and Community Members:

This letter is to inform you that members of Ella P. Burr School, Mattanawcook Jr. High School, and Mattanawcook Academy have tested positive for COVID-19.  We are informing you out of an abundance of caution.  School officials have been in contact with the Maine Department of Education and Center for Disease Control and Prevention, and those impacted have been contacted.

We continue to ask families and staff to monitor for any symptoms of COVID-19.  Please stay home if sick or experiencing symptoms.   It will take our entire community working together to keep as many students in school as possible. 

General questions regarding COVID-19 can be answered by calling 1-866-811-5695, you can text your zip code to 898-211, or email at or by calling your primary care provider.  More information can be found at www.maine/gov/dhhs/coronavirus or

Questions for the school can be directed to Principal Peter Loiselle at 794-3014, Principal Sarah Hainer at 794-8935, Principal Matthew Arsenault at 794-6711.  Health-related questions can be directed to Jeri Davis, RN by calling 794-6711 or by emailing:


Jean M. Skorapa, Superintendent