According to WMTW, Kermit Elementary School in Swanville was closed today (Jan 7th, 2019) due to a shortage of school bus drivers.

The announcement was made by the Regional School Unit 71 superintendent.

Parents with students who attend Troy Howard Middle School or Belfast Area High School were given the option of transporting students themselves.

Many schools in Maine are in search of school bus drivers.  Want to become a driver?  WCSH has more details