Chesapeake Coalition of Essential Schools
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Our Mission

is to support schools and the people and communities touched by them in shaping respectful, rigorous, and responsive places of learning. 

Chesapeake CES                                              

PO Box 350
North East, MD  21901

(484) 410-6765 Phone

(410) 996-9638 Fax    


Dr. Mary Helen Spiri, Executive Director

Ms. Pamela J. Ayres, Associate Director

Dr. Brenda McCartney, School Renewal Coach

Ms. Alexis Cannestro, Products Manager