Dora L Small Elementary School

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87 Thompson St

South Portland, ME 04106

(207) 799-7676

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 342

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Dora L Small Elementary School

The Small school has a fabulous community of teachers, children, parents and administrators that are all engaged in learning while having fun. We have some great gardens around the school. We also have a special place unlike many schools because we have no bus service for students who live 1 mile or ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/07/09

A great school. Losers like the parent who rambled on have a grudge because their little precious baby didn't get to be with her friends in the same class. So ignore that readers. It's a wonderful school and the faculty are just outstanding. The only problem with South Portland schools is the leadership ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/24/08

Love the teacher and the school.

Posted by a parent on 02/25/08

My impression is mostly favorable in the areas of enrichment, accessibility (speech/physical needs), and general education for the most part. The areas needing adjustment: parental roles children's teacher, & opportunities for discussion surrounding this issue. Instead, parents are not told of the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/17/07

Outstanding teachers especially at the lower grades. Teachers are open to parent involvement and talk with parents. Strong PTA which funds field trip. Great facility. We hope the middle schools of South Portland have the same quality. Not much before or after care options.

Posted by a parent on 03/10/06

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Test scores for Dora L Small Elementary School

MEA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Dora L Small Elementary School
South Portland School Department
* 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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South Portland schools — Dora L Small Elementary School is located at 87 Thompson St, South Portland ME 04106. 87 Thompson St is in the 04106 ZIP code in South Portland, ME The school district for Dora L Small Elementary School is the South Portland School Department. Dora L Small Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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