NOTICE: Maine DOE during potential government shutdown

In the event of a statewide government shutdown, the Maine Department of Education will have the following lines of communication in place:

  • Civil rights complaints can be reported by calling (207) 624-6692.
  • Complaints about state and federal programs can be reported by calling (207) 624-6692.
  • Special Education complaints can be reported in writing by fax at (207) 624-6700.

For further information about the government shutdown subscribe to the state’s Citizen Alert System (CAS) at or visit