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Pettingill Elementary School

Public | K-6

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Posted September 3, 2009

As a former 'Pettingill Parent' I'm cautiously optimistic about the new Geiger Elementary School. Faculty and staff are wonderful; teachers are fantastic. The school is now twice its former size so that may be a problem regarding student/teacher interaction. My biggest concern is the additional student population; economic and cultural differences may generate lower test scores that reflect poorly on future standardized testing. (Another Montello situation).
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 3, 2009

I love the new Geiger school. The design is beautiful and fun. Dr. Seuss is on the loose here.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 2, 2009

My kids haven't been anywhere but here, so I have no comparison. I like most of the teachers, feel the principal lacks leadership, lacks extracurricular activities, is safe, good discipline, parents could be more involved. Communication between parents/school is poot.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 21, 2008

This school is the best school ever! My child goes to this school and she is very pleased with the school, but my child thinks there needs to be more recess for the 6th graders!
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Posted September 18, 2007

Since my step daughter has starting attending Pettengil School, she's been very happy with the teachers and her friends.
—Submitted by a parent


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409 College St
Lewiston, ME 04240
Phone: (207) 795-4160

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