Principal's Message

  • David Levine

    Dear Meadowbrook Elementary Families & Community, 

    Welcome to the Meadowbrook Elementary School website.  We hope you find many useful resources here and continue to periodically visit to learn about upcoming school events, programs and recognitions. 

    A few key updates:

    • Family Meet & Greet is set for August 15 (see flyer on landing page)
    • The first day of school is August 16
    • Visit www.browardschools.com/BTS to complete all required start of year forms
    • Open House is set for August 31 (see flyer on landing page)
    • Registration remains open…visit the office to register
    • Our after-school provider, Community After School, is registering for the 22-23 school year
    • Breakfast and lunch are FREE for all students this school year

    I am very excited to continue into my fourth year as principal at Meadowbrook Elementary School.  Our theme for 2022-2023 is “Soaring on Strong Wings” and our vision remains “Meadowbrook will provide rigorous standards-based instruction to meet the needs of the 21st Century learner in a safe and secure learning environment.”  We look forward to working with our students, families, PTA, community and Partners in Education to make this a very special year for Meadowbrook Elementary School.  We invite you to join us in our vision and reaching our goals.  Follow me on Twitter at @MeadowbrookElem and contact the office at 754-323-6500 to confirm that your contact information, address and cell phone is current.  

    My experience:

    • Nova Southeastern University Specialist degree in Educational Leadership
    • University of Florida Bachelor & Masters degree in Elementary Education
    • Elementary School Teacher in Miami-Dade County Public Schools (7 years)
    • Elementary School Assistant Principal in Broward County Public Schools (6 years)
    • Elementary School Principal in Broward County Public Schools (15 years)

    Personal:

    • My son graduated from University of Central Florida with computer science engineering degree and currently lives in Seattle, Washington
    • My daughter is in her third year at University of Florida studying industrial engineering
    • My wife is an elementary school teacher with Broward County Public Schools

    The Meadowbrook Community, Teachers, Students & Staff are proud of these accomplishments:

    • “A” School in 2004, 2006, 2009 & 2010
    • “B” School in 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2015, 2017 & 2018

    A few key accomplishments from 2021-2022:

    • Started school year 100% face to face for 700 students during pandemic
    • Distributed 500+ laptop computers to students
    • Held intervention camps and tutoring programs
    • Completed myriad teacher and staff PD
    • Held in-house field trips, field days, clubs and Grade 5 graduation
    • Effectively implemented COVID protocols and increased sanitization practices
    • Experienced extremely few COVID cases among student and staff
    • Strengthened Dual Language Program in Grade K-5
    • 2021-2022 Academic Accomplishments (compared to prior year)
      • Increased Grade 4 Reading by 10 points
      • Increased Grade 5 Reading by 1 point
      • Increased Grade 4 Math by 16 points
      • Increased Grade 3-5 Math by 2 points
      • Increased ELA Learning Gains by 23 points
      • Increased Math Learning Gains by 33 points
      • Increased ELA Learning Gains (Low 25%) by 12 points
      • Increased Math Learning Gains (Low 25%) by 6 points
      • Increased Total School Grade Points by 64 points

     Sincerely,

    David Levine, Proud Principal