The Ellsworth High School
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Dr. Matthew Povich Receives Provost’s Award

Matthew S. Povich, EHS Class of ’96, is an Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (CPP). Dr. Povich was recently honored with the 2019–2020 Provost’s Award for Excellence in Scholarly and Creative...

City Trees Getting Some Needed TLC

 Kudos to Ruth Foster, Ellsworth area business Atlantic Landscape Construction, and this group of community volunteers working on tree revitalization project around City Hall. The crab apple trees that have always been a part of the Ellsworth downtown landscape will...

EHS alum, MMA senior Jordan chosen as NAC Scholar Athlete

CASTINE — Ellsworth High School alum and Maine Maritime Academy senior Keith Jordan was announced last week as the North Atlantic Conference’s first Senior Scholar Athlete. Jordan, a 2017 Ellsworth graduate, competed with the MMA swim team in its inaugural season at...

Colby Clarke Graduates from MMA

Colby Tyrus Clarke, Ellsworth High School graduate, is now a college graduate. Colby finishes cum laude from Maine Maritime Academy this year with a degree in International Business and Logistics. Congratulations Colby!

TRAVIS FROST ’00

After graduating Ellsworth High School Travis Frost ’00 attended Southern Maine Community College earning an associate degree in Criminal Justice in 2002. He then attended the University of Maine at Machias and earned another associate degree in Park Management....

JASON ANDERSON ’99

After graduating Ellsworth High School Jason Anderson ’99 spent 6 years at the University of Maine where he earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in music. His first teaching position brought him to the Green Mountain State where he taught...
Carli Carter ’15 graduates from Thomas College

Carli Carter ’15 graduates from Thomas College

I wanted to reach out to brag about my sister, Carli Carter, a resident of Otis, who graduated EHS in 2015. This past Saturday (May 11th) she graduated magna cum laude from her 4 years at Thomas College in Waterville, Maine with not one, but two Bachelor degrees! Her...
Etch A Sketch artist finds niche

Etch A Sketch artist finds niche

BAR HARBOR — Ever tried to draw a circle on an Etch A Sketch? You are excused if the exercise ended with flinging the iconic red children’s toy toward the nearest trash bin. “I can’t draw a circle on an Etch A Sketch either,” admits artist Andrea Tilden. She can,...
Banff Fest film to feature Ellsworth-born climber

Banff Fest film to feature Ellsworth-born climber

ELLSWORTH — When doctors saw that Maureen Beck was born without her left hand and arm below the elbow, they floated the idea of amputating her toes and “install[ing] them as fingers” in place of her hand. “I was born in 1986, which [I’m told] was a pretty wild and...