The Brookside School

The Brookside School offers learning opportunities for all of its students.
All students participate in music and art programs, hands-on learning opportunities with our own farm animals, physical play, social interaction and a structured age appropriate curriculum beginning at the age of three.
Programs are also available for Infants, One, and Two Year Olds.
We conduct educational field trips and students participate in our annual holiday and spring shows held at one of the local high schools.
The Brookside School offers a complete summer day camp program with three pools, athletic fields, off site trips, art, and music programs.
The safety, welfare and happiness of each child is always placed first.
We offer an environment of warmth and affection where a child gains a sense of belonging.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1956

Student Body

Total Students204 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The Brookside School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio34:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPlease see our website for tuition rates. Several differnt programs are offered.

School Notes

  • We look forward to giving you a tour of our campus and further describing our programs as they would pertain to your child. Our size allows us to personalize curriculum to fit the individual needs of our elementary students and to help children, who might otherwise be lost in a large classroom, excell both academically and socially. Schedule a tour today!
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