Palermo is a member of Regional School Unit #12. RSU 12 is made up of the towns of Alna, Chelsea, Palermo, Somerville, Westport Island, Whitefield, and Windsor. A Pre-K program is available - see details. Students in grades K-8 attend Palermo Consolidated School.
Palermo has two members on the RSU 12 School Board of Directors,
who serve a three year term:
Will Sugg- term expires 6/30/2018
Sandra Devaney-term expires 6/30/2020
Secondary students have high school choice. This means that the RSU pays up to a certain amount for them to attend any eligible school.
Most Palermo students go to Erskine Academy in South China.
Other nearby choices include:
Cony High School in Augusta
Hall-Dale in Farmingdale
Medomak High School in Waldoboro
Mount View in Thorndike
For more details on school choice contact RSU 12.