Frank I Brown Elementary School

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37 Highland Ave

South Portland, ME 04106

(207) 799-5196

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 290

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Frank I Brown Elementary School

As a Grandmother, I love the Brown School because it seems every time I am there the staff, teachers, students are all happy. A smiling face on my grandson and his friends is all I need to know that excellent work is being done at the Frank I Brown Elementary School. Thank you all.

Posted by a other on 11/30/14

I like brown, but sometimes it's not my favorite part of the day. The school could improve a little bit. For example,my teacher is retiring this year, but still needs to take the training sessions.

Posted by a other on 06/11/14

Brown is a welcoming school in a close knit community. The teachers are giving and reachable and the principal is one of a kind, Mrs. Hawkins knows every child and parent and is available day or night. Field trips are funded by the school PTA, there are enrichment programs and activities that encourage ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/23/13

The principal is wonderful and involved in everything that goes on at the school. My son has had three teachers there and they were all WONDERFUL- nurturing, loving, and truly wanted to see their students succeed. My son was slightly behind in reading- they immediately got him into a program with a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/31/11

Thus far we have loved Brown School. The Principal is caring and isn t afraid to jump in and help out where ever needed. She knows all of the children by name and my daughter is scared to death of her - which to me is a bonus. The teachers seem willing to challenge the children academically and the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/12/10

The staff are all wonderful, from Mrs. Hawkins the principal to the custodians! Very happy to see my child, always helpful to her and caring of every child. Wonderful PTA and great parent involvement!

Posted by a parent on 10/29/09

Warm Friendly people, Very Inviting School The children love it here. You can just tell from their faces!

Posted by a parent on 10/07/09

This is the epitomy of a neighborhood school with parent interaction to make every child feel comfortable being at and going to school. There is such interaction and a very strict 'no bully' policy that is overseen by teachers, parents, and students alike. The PTA is very involved and, because of this, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/07/09

They have the best teachers!!!

Posted by a parent on 09/17/09

You will never find another school quite like Brown; there is such a great mix of greatness there! great teachers, great kids, great parents, great community, we have been blessed with Brown School as my childrens starting point to education!

Posted by a parent on 05/25/09

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Test scores for Frank I Brown Elementary School

MEA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Frank I Brown 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 — Frank I Brown Elementary School is located at 37 Highland Ave, South Portland ME 04106. 37 Highland Ave is in the 04106 ZIP code in South Portland, ME The school district for Frank I Brown Elementary School is the South Portland School Department. Frank I Brown Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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