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
  • Paul Kelly, 1st Grade Class Teacher
  • Scott Springer, Upper Grades Class Teacher
  • Bethany Woods,  Lower Grades Class Teacher

Early Childhood Program

  • Margot Entwisle, Early Childhood Teacher & Morning Garden Teacher
  • Kasha Haggarty, Early Childhood Teacher
  • Moira McMahon, Afternoon Early Childhood Teacher


Linden TreeSpecialty Teachers

  • Robert Breeden, Practical Arts: ironwork
  • Elizabeth Wastler Bruno, Mathematics & Librarian
  • Meg Chittenden, Music and Spanish 
  • Edith Dunham, Mathematics
  • Ruth Fiske, Handworks
  • Melissa Greene, Teaching Artist, Practical Arts: claywork
  • Heather Jones, Agricultural Arts
  • Moira McMahon, Theater Arts
  • Tara Nemeth, Educational Support Coordinator
  • Juli Perry, Grade 3 & 4 Assistant
  • Bob Slayton, Movement and Games, Practical Arts: woodworking
  • Shona Terrill, Title I
  • Josh Wehrwein, Handworks Assistant




The 2018-19 Board of Directors

  • John Burns, Chair
  • Mary Pat Champeau, Vice-Chair, Development Committee Chair
  • Chris Page, Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair
  • Justin Bennett,  Secretary, Nominating Committee Chair
  • Trudy Bell, Development Committee
  • Tim Crowley, Finance Committee
  • Kristy Cunnane, Faculty Chair
  • Marcia Diamond,  Head of School
  • Abby Dunham, Enrollment Committee Chair
  • Suzanne Norgang, Enrollment Committee
  • Barbara Reeve, Enrollment Committee
  • WendiLou Salman, PA Representative
Bay School
P.O. Box 950 • 17 Bay School Drive
Blue Hill, Maine 04614
207.374.2187 •