Brookside Middle School

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3636 S Shade Ave

Sarasota, FL 34239

(941) 361-6472

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 820

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

22 Parent Reviews for Brookside Middle School

Brookside Middle is a great educational institution. They have a caring community of teachers and staff. The person who posted the June 23rd 2014, is not correct in his evaluation of the situation. The teacher that resigned was NOT guilty of anything but teaching his students, as a matter of fact ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 10/01/14

I pulled my child out of this school last year. Mental abuse by teachers is unacceptable. Can you imagine teachers telling students how stupid they are and they will never get anywhere in life while only handing them packets and not actually teaching them? This is a horrible school and I am so glad my ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/30/14

Brookside middle is not a school for an African-American child. This past 2013 2014 school year was like a horror movie for my child and my nephew. Both of them were put in a underground railroad skit and my nephew was in a skit where he played the role of a female slave. The teacher that was responsible ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/23/14

I have really enjoyed our experience at Brookside Middle School. The staff is dedicated and very helpful in every way!!! I want to thank all of you!!! Michael Z

Posted by a parent on 04/07/10

i love this school it may not be nice as pine veiw or ssas but it is a great school the teachers are very serius about their students they help them when they need it i thinnk that parents need to check their backpack before and arter school

Posted by a student on 12/12/09

This is a great school! The teachers are highly educated and it doesn't matter which program you choose! The same curriculum is taught in both the IB program as well as the Academy of Technology program. The IB program is not the same as the Riverview IB program so don't be swindled!

Posted by a parent on 11/08/09

Brookside is a terrible school for gifted children. My child goes there and is unchallenged,unenthused,and can't wait until next year starts. Hopefully,the teachers will be better suited for bright kids and not focus entirely on negative reenforcement, rather be more encouraging and more positive. This ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/21/09

i go to brookside its an awsome school :) its fun every ones nice and kind..

Posted by a student on 10/30/08

Brookside is awesome and i highly recommend it. IB is awesome and we have great activities for student who get 3.0 gpa and higher! also great after school programs and staff!

Posted by a student on 05/13/08

Brookside is a really great school. I loooovveee the activies there.

Posted by a student on 03/25/08

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Test scores for Brookside Middle School

FCAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Brookside Middle School
Sarasota County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.

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Sarasota schools — Brookside Middle School is located at 3636 S Shade Ave, Sarasota FL 34239. 3636 S Shade Ave is in the 34239 ZIP code in Sarasota, FL The school district for Brookside Middle School is the Sarasota County Public Schools. Brookside Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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