Athens Elementary School

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8 Fox Hill Rd

Athens, ME 04912

(207) 654-2561

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 130

Students Per Teacher: 13

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10 Parent Reviews for Athens Elementary School

Athens Community school as we are now called is a wonderful school for students to learn and grow. The teacher to student ratio is one of the best around and the community involvement is outstanding. As the previous poster stated we are now a first year school district, for we withdrew from the SAD ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/09/13

Our school (changed it from my to our because it isn't my school it is our community's school) is a great place for any child to grow, learn, and have fun. With the opportunity to go from grade Pre-K to 8th in the same building, its a great chance for students to learn from older students and to learn ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/09/13

Athens Elementary School - Athens, Maine This school is a great school where kids come first. They take a great of pride in making sure all kids needs are met and that they are able to learn. The community school is one where your child can receive a great education and have the opportunity to learn ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/09/13

Athens Community School is now on it's own. We pulled from our RSU as of July 1, 2013. We are a small community with Fantastic families and Teachers. Our staff is dedicated to the education and welfare of our students. We have a low student to teacher ratio, which means there is plenty of one to ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/09/13

I have always been impressed with the academic integrity at the Athens Elementary School, now the Athens Community School. The teachers definitely have the students first and foremost on their minds.

Posted by a teacher on 08/09/13

All 3 of my children went to Athens Elementary School and received the best education: one on one help when needed, varied curriculum, educational field trips, community involvement, emphasis on math and science through the Beacon Grant which has continued yearly, sports available to every student, academic ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/09/13

Athens is a strong community and has very devoted parents. We have incredible teachers who care about our children's education and welfare.....We as a community voted to leave our current district and become an independent school (Athens Community School). In the long run this will benefit our student, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/08/13

I like their Christmas Musical program, the plays, how they involve parents in monitoring the progress of the kids, as well as in the watching the programs mentioned above. Although Maine is mainly a Caucasian community, I did not see any racial discrimination against my kids (we're Filipino immigrants). ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/17/07

I'm a former graduate of this school. And my experence at athens was great. The teachers really do care about you. It is small so everyone knows everyone and you get the 1 on 1 attention that you need. Also for what they have to work with it is great. Good music program witch I was involved in. ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 03/28/06

This is a small school but that means your child will get all their needs met. The music program is, without a doubt, the best in the state for public schools.

Posted by a former student on 01/24/05

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Test Year: 2012
Athens Elementary School
Msad 59
* In 2011-2012 Maine used the Maine Educational Assessment (MEA) to test students in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MEA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Athens schools — Athens Elementary School is located at 8 Fox Hill Rd, Athens ME 04912. 8 Fox Hill Rd is in the 04912 ZIP code in Athens, ME The school district for Athens Elementary School is the Msad 59. Athens Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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