Scarborough Public Schools provide services to students from kindergarten to adult education, practicing its philosophy of offering quality education for all eligible members of the community. Students learn in a positive atmosphere where dedicated educators strive to meet individual student needs throughout the school year and beyond.

School News

  • Inside SPS - Episode 3 - Season 2 Check out Episode 3, Season 2 of - Inside SPS!  Episode 3 highlights some of the great things our Wentworth students are doing to better our community! ...
    Posted Feb 21, 2018, 5:58 AM by Kelly Johnston
  • 2018-2019 School Calendar The School Board unanimously approved the 2018-2019 school calendar at their February 15, 2018 school board meeting.  See attached calendar for all details, including holidays and vacation days.
    Posted Feb 20, 2018, 6:15 AM by Kelly Johnston
  • Congratulations SMS Math Team Congratulations to the 6th grade Math Team who got first place out of 28 teams in the Southern Maine Elementary Math League Meet on February 12.  In addition, 2 students ...
    Posted Feb 15, 2018, 5:27 AM by Kelly Johnston
  • 2018-19 Community Services Proposed Child Care Fees Please read this notice from Scarborough Community Services regarding their proposed child care fees for the 2018-2019 school year.  Contact Community Services with any questions. ...
    Posted Feb 15, 2018, 5:03 AM by Kelly Johnston
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Educational Philosophy

Scarborough Public Schools is dedicated to offering quality education for all eligible members of the community by providing equal opportunity to become effective, responsible and well adjusted citizens in a changing society.
Therefore, the school system will strive to:
  • Provide a broad and flexible curriculum
  • Create a positive learning atmosphere
  • Develop the learner to the fullest academic, physical, emotional and social potential
  • Ensure the development of fundamental skills
  • Allow for individual creativity
  • Establish and maintain effective communication, especially between school and home
  • Maintain a healthy, safe and efficient school environment.