BATH— Residents in the RSU 1 School District will be deciding between two-term incumbent Megan Fuller and newcomer Jamie Dorr on Nov. 3.
Both independent candidates vying for the Bath seat spoke with The Forecaster about the importance of navigating the pandemic and working to strengthen the schools.
RSU 1 also includes Arrowsic, Phippsburg, West Bath and Woolwich.
Fuller said she wants to focus on making sure the school continues to run well through the pandemic.
“The biggest issue is figuring out what education will look like during this time, and the biggest challenges facing that is the staffing and the space,” Fuller said.
Fuller said she wants to focus on maintaining a healthy school environment going into the winter as outdoor spacing is limited, while continuing to add staff members to cover holes if anyone gets sick, and also keep class sizes small.
“They are lacking substitutes right