Award Year: 2022

East Elementary School

2700 Vincent Street
Brownwood, TX, 76801-5845

(325) 646-2937

Mrs. Dee Dee Wright, Principal at time of Nomination

Mrs. Christi Burks, Current Principal

Title I School

Brownwood Independent School District

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East Elementary is committed to providing all students the opportunity to develop skills necessary to learn and achieve. It is our belief that all students can achieve their goals and dreams if given the time and instructional guidance. We are committed to the development of students who are self-directed, lifelong learners who will become successful members of society.

Student Demographics
  • Black/African American: 4%
  • White: 50%
  • Hispanic: 42%
  • Two or more races: 4%
It begins in PRE-K...READERS are LEADERS!

It begins in PRE-K...READERS are LEADERS!

Faith, family, and hard work is the common thread that is woven throughout the EAST Elementary campus. The love and joy that is felt at EAST is the foundation of our success. God has blessed our path, and this is felt the minute you walk through our doors. Culture is a crucial component to academic excellence. It starts at the top and with the heart. It must be modeled daily! All of our students are loved, valued, and held accountable. The EAST way is building relationships and setting high expectations for academics and character. These go hand in hand in creating WINNERS and CHAMPIONS! Our staff believe in the priority of KIDS FIRST.

EAST prides itself in using curriculum and instructional practices that challenge our students to rise above and create confident learners. Our teachers teach with fidelity and engage students in rigorous lessons. Students are held accountable for their learning. These winning ways start in pre-K with reading, writing, math, science, and social studies. Phonemic awareness is a strong component woven throughout our campus. We see the importance of building a strong foundation and growing our readers because READERS are LEADERS.

Our amazing teachers are the reason for the success seen at EAST Elementary. They intentionally commit to provide the necessary tools to make a difference in learning and character. They plan and prepare daily engaging lessons while loving, encouraging, and building relationships with every student. OUR teachers are the true CHAMPIONS AT EAST!!