ADMINISTRATIVE LETTER: Approval for Receipt of Public Funds by Private Schools Located Outside the State of Maine

Administrative Letter: # 9 Policy Code: DDA TO: Public School Superintendents, Private School Administrators Outside the State of Maine FROM: Robert G. Hasson, Jr., Ed.D., Commissioner DATE: June 23, 2017 SUBJECT: Approval for Receipt of Public Funds by Private Schools Located Outside the State of Maine Pursuant to 20-A M.R.S. § 2951, a private school … Continue reading ADMINISTRATIVE LETTER: Approval for Receipt of Public Funds by Private Schools Located Outside the State of Maine

Administrative Letter: New School Approval Process, Maine Schools Update due June 15, 2017

Administrative Letter: #8 Policy Code: KLL TO: Private School Administrators FROM: Robert G. Hasson, Jr., Ed. D. Commissioner DATE: May 15, 2017 SUBJECT: New School Approval Process, Maine Schools Update due June 15, 2017 In accordance with 20-A M.R.S.A Chapter 117, the Maine Department of Education (DOE) requires private schools seeking approval status to be … Continue reading Administrative Letter: New School Approval Process, Maine Schools Update due June 15, 2017

Administrative Letter: Superintendent Transfer Agreements

Administrative Letter: #7 Policy Code: CBC To: Superintendents, School Board Chairs, and Private School Head Administrators From: Robert G. Hasson, Jr., Ed.D., Acting Commissioner Date: March 15, 2017 Re: Superintendent Transfer Agreements Last year, the Maine Department of Education sent out a letter to Superintendents entitled Clarification of Commissioner’s Review of Superintendent Agreements. As we move closer … Continue reading Administrative Letter: Superintendent Transfer Agreements

Administrative Letter: Rescheduling and Requesting Waivers for Storm Days

Administrative Letter: #6 Policy Code: ID To: Superintendents, School Board Chairs, and Private School Head Administrators From: Robert G. Hasson, Jr., Ed.D., Acting Commissioner Date: March 6, 2017 Re: Rescheduling and Requesting Waivers for Storm Days As many of you are well aware, this winter has resulted in above normal snowfall amounts and many school administrative units … Continue reading Administrative Letter: Rescheduling and Requesting Waivers for Storm Days

Admin Letter: Special Purpose Private School Tuition Rates

Administrative Letter Number: 5 Policy Code: BG/CH To: Superintendents of Schools, Business Managers/Bookkeepers From: William H. Beardsley, Deputy Commissioner Date: October 24, 2016 Re: Special Purpose Private School Tuition Rates Pursuant to 20-A M.R.S. §7302, the Maine Department of Education Special Services team has established rates for the 2017 state fiscal year. Special purpose private … Continue reading Admin Letter: Special Purpose Private School Tuition Rates

Use of federal funds to provide food or beverages

Administrative Letter: 4 Policy Code: KLM To: Superintendents of Schools, Business Managers, Directors of Special Education From: William H. Beardsley, Acting Commissioner Date: January 13, 2016 Re: Use of Federal Funds to Provide Food or Beverages The Maine Department of Education has received a number of questions regarding the use of federal funds to provide food and … Continue reading Use of federal funds to provide food or beverages

Correction to Administrative Letter #2 2015 – Special purpose private school tuition rates

Administrative Letter Number: 2 Policy Code: BG/CH To: Superintendents of Schools, Business Managers/Bookkeepers From: William H. Beardsley, Acting Commissioner Date: January 13, 2016 Re: Correction to Administrative Letter #2 2015 - Special Purpose Private School Tuition Rates The MUSER citation and following explanatory text of the second paragraph of Administrative Letter #2 for 2015 is … Continue reading Correction to Administrative Letter #2 2015 – Special purpose private school tuition rates