James Otis Kaler Elementary School

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165 S Kelsey St

South Portland, ME 04106

(207) 799-3214

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 240

Students Per Teacher: 5

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7 Parent Reviews for James Otis Kaler Elementary School

Kaler School is a wonderful school to teach at! Project based learning model has been a great change for students in that learning becomes more hands on and relevant for the students. The students become problem solvers for real life, relevant problems. The students seem to feel the strong sense of ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 03/21/12

I love teaching at Kaler! The Project Based Learning model is perfect for making learning relevant and interesting for students.

Posted by a teacher on 01/18/12

Kaler Elementary School is the first elementary school in South Portland that is trying a Project Based Learning approach. This has been a wonderful way to have students lead the learning. The final products students have created really reflect the use of 21 Century Skills. Students and teachers also ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 01/18/12

Bottom of 5 public elementary schools in South Portland. Working on improving this through some experiment teaching and educational programs.

Posted by a parent on 08/07/11

It's a mixed bag as to what you get at Kaler. Some teachers are fabulous and others should find a new profession.

Posted by a parent on 03/22/10

This is a wonderful school full of wonderful teachers.

Posted by a parent on 08/12/08

Wonderful school, wonderful teachers and staff.

Posted by a parent on 08/11/08

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Test Year: 2012
James Otis Kaler Elementary School
South Portland School Department
Maine
* 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 — James Otis Kaler Elementary School is located at 165 S Kelsey St, South Portland ME 04106. 165 S Kelsey St is in the 04106 ZIP code in South Portland, ME The school district for James Otis Kaler Elementary School is the South Portland School Department. James Otis Kaler Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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