The Bay School

Blue Hill, ME

Who We Are

The Bay School is an independent, non-profit corporation under the governance of a self-perpetuating Board of Trustees. The School Director oversees all aspects of day-to-day operations at the school, and serves as the school’s admissions officer. The Faculty carries the full responsibility for the pedagogical program and works in partnership with the Administration to consider all aspects of school life. The Faculty Chair serves as point person for the faculty with the board and school community.

Classroom Teachers

  • Faculty Chair Kristy Cunnane, Lower Grades Class Teacher
  • Ian Chittenden, Upper Grades Class Teacher
  • Isabel Karl, 1st Grade Class Teacher
  • Judith Chittenden, Interim Lower Grades Class Teacher
  • Scott Springer, Upper Grades Class Teacher

Early Childhood Program

  • Margot Entwisle, Lead Assistant Teacher
  • Kasha Haggarty, Lead Teacher
  • Moira McMahon, Afternoon Kindercare


Linden TreeSpecialty Teachers

  • Elizabeth Wastler Bruno, Mathematics & Librarian
  • Quatie Bryan, Mathematics, Educational Support Coordinator
  • Kathie Burnett, Handworks
  • Meg Chittenden, Music
  • Ruth Fiske, Handworks
  • Bob Slayton, Practical Arts
  • Melissa Greene, Teaching Artist, Practical Arts, claywork
  • Moira McMahon, Theater Arts
  • Bob Slayton, Movement and Games
  • Brett Ciccotelli, Agricultural Arts
  • Eric Ziner, Teaching Artist, Practical Arts, ironwork



  • Khalif Williams, School Director
  • Trudy Bell, Business Manager
  • Katharine Fodnaess, School Nurse
  • Bill Gray, Facilities Manager
  • Betsy Lieser, Secretary
  • Paul Staples, Maintenance
  • Nancy White, Development Director


The 2015-16 Board of Trustees

  • Justin Bennett, Chair
  • John Burns, Vice-Chair
  • Terry Moulton, Treasurer
  • Lee McWilliams, Secretary
  • John Burns
  • Mary Pat Champeau
  • Nancy Crowe
  • Jan Emlen, Honorary Trustee
  • Brinley Hall
  • Lane Lucas
  • Kristy Cunnane, Faculty Chair
  • Khalif Williams, Director
Bay School
P.O. Box 950 • 17 Bay School Drive
Blue Hill, Maine 04614
207.374.2187 •