Spurwink School

899 Riverside Street,
Portland, ME, 04103-0410
Tel: (207)771-1354
Founded in 1960 in Portland, Maine, Spurwink has developed into a premiere treatment facility that has gained the respect and admiration of state leaders, mental health providers and communities throughout Maine.
We are a network of professionals providing mental health, educational and residential services for children, adolescents and adults.
Spurwink works to improve and maintain the highest possible level of functioning for individuals served.
Spurwink provides a stable, emotionally supportive environment in which clients can develop self-esteem and learn new skills.
The wide array of programs and services is designed to meet the identified needs of each client and, to this end, each client's program is highly individualized and continually reviewed, monitored and refined.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council of Bilingual Education
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Nursery/Preschool

Student Body

Total Students 231 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 8%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Spurwink Services (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spurwink Services (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Spring Harbor Academy (2.4 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Portland Spurwink Services
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    899 Riverside St
    Portland , ME , 04103
    (207)871-1200
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0  mi  |  217  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Portland
    Grace Baptist Church School
    (Baptist)
    476 Summit St
    Portland , ME , 04103
    (207)797-5027
    (Baptist)
    1.1  mi  |  43  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Portland
    The Children's Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    721 Stevens Ave
    Portland , ME , 04103
    (207)797-9366
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    2.1  mi  |  91  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Portland
    St. Brigid School
    (Roman Catholic)
    695 Stevens Ave
    Portland , ME , 04103
    (207)797-7073
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.1  mi  |  294  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Portland
    Catherine Mcauley High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    631 Stevens Avenue
    Portland , ME , 04103
    (207)797-3802
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    2.2  mi  |  185  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Rankings or Comparisons?
Rankings or Comparisons?
Choosing the right private school for your child involves comparing schools as opposed to ranking them.
7 Ways Kids Can Avoid Summer Brain Drain
The summer "Brain Drain," also known as the "Summer Slide" is a term commonly used by educators and parents alike to describe the learning loss that takes place for many students during summer months. We polled the experts and found the 7 best ways parents and kids can combat the problem head on.
Marketing the Small Private School: Communicating with Your Community
The foundation of any successful small private school marketing program is having clear, consistent and authoritative in-house communications. We take a look at what is involved in this second article on marketing the small private school.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:
Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!