NewBrook at a Glance





Enrollment : 133 students

Grades: Kindergarten - 6th

NewBrook Elementary School is located in Newfane, Vermont along the busy VT RT 30 corridor. Nestled in a little hollow below the road, the school building is simple and the land surrounding quite expansive and beautiful. NewBrook students enjoy a large play yard, an ever-expanding community garden, a network of hiking trails, an outdoor earth oven and a solar field which powers their new heating and cooling system.

Hours: 8:00-3:00 (with after-school programming throughout the year)

Faculty: 31 full- and part-time faculty and staff

Principal: Scotty Tabachnick

Boards: Brookline-Newfane Joint Board (6 members), Brookline Board (3 members), Newfane Board (3 members) as of July 2018 NewBrook will move forward under the supervision of the West River Education District Board (4 members) which governs Newfane, Brookline, Townshend, and Jamaica school communities.

Extra-curricular Features: Outdoor education, instrumental music, winter sports, artist residencies, soccer, basketball, baseball, farm to school program, montreal trip, diversity week, spelling bee & geography bee teams, recycling and compost program