Welcome to the SPSD website. We hope you find our website provides you the information you need to be informed about our eight schools and our district. We welcome your feedback and suggestions.

Our district mission, "Enriching Lives Through Quality Learning For All," is the cornerstone of all of our work. To access our Comprehensive Education Plan which outlines our District Goals and ongoing school improvement work, please follow the links.

An important component of our district focus continues to be our facilities. Thanks to a supportive community, all five of our district's elementary schools provide students with equitable learning spaces throughout the district. A School Board appointed Secondary School Facilities Committee has been working for six years to study and plan for renovation or reconstruction of our middle school. Middle School plans are being developed through the State Department of Education's Priority School application process.

As a school department we are proud of our progress toward improving student achievement and value our community partnerships toward supporting the youth of South Portland. Please explore our district and school website for more information. 

On April 10 the South Portland Board of education voted to amend the 2016-2017 school calendar as follows: barring any further school cancellations, June 21 (full Day) will be the final student day and June 22 shall be the last work day for teachers and ed. techs.

On Monday 10th, the Board of Education approved the 2018 Proposed Budget and will present their budget to the City Council on April 24th. 2018

Capital Improvement Plan

Board Proposed Budget

Complete documents can be found at budget.spsd.org

On April 5th, the Superintendent presented his proposed budget to the City Council.
The presentation is available here: https://budget.spsd.org/PresCouncilApr52017.pdf

On April 5th, the Superintendent presented his proposed budget to the City Council.
The presentation is available here: https://budget.spsd.org/PresCouncilApr52017.pdf

Please visit http://budget.spsd.org for supporting documents to be presented on March 13, 2017

Due to the impending storm, South Portland Schools will be closed on Tuesday, March 14. Forecasts have the snow beginning in the morning and intensifying around noon. We are and will be in contact with South Portland Public Works throughout this event. If the storm winds down on Tuesday night we are hoping that the streets, sidewalks and schools will be in reasonable enough shape in time for the schools to be open on Wednesday, but this will be determined by length and intensity of the storm. Stay tuned as this develops.



South Portland School Department

Kindergarten Registration

Press Release

Preschool Open House

There will be an informational meeting and registration for

4-year old children living in the Skillin and Brown, and Kaler neighborhoods.

Due to impending weather, the workshop, “Mathematics learning in elementary school: Developing a plan for progress” will be rescheduled to Monday, March 6 at 6:00 p.m. in the SPHS Learning Commons.

The previously scheduled workshop on the Kaler School Improvement Grant (SIG) on Monday, Feb. 27 at 5:30 p.m. in the SPHS Learning Commons will be held as scheduled.

Due to the snow storm and challenges clearing and keeping roads cleared - especially sidewalks on major walking to school routes - all South Portland schools will be closed on Tuesday, February 14, 2017.

Central Office will be open tomorrow as will South Portland Municipal Offices.

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