Welcome to Browne!

  • Dear Browne Families and Community Members,

    I am thrilled to be the Principal at Browne Elementary School!  Browne Elementary has a tremendous history, and I am honored to be part of this outstanding tradition!

    Our school, our community, and our world are shifting through dramatic changes.  It is exciting and sometimes overwhelming.  Our job is to make it a safe place for our children to learn and grow.  My door is always open to your questions and concerns.  I welcome your participation and feedback.

    As a staff, we are excited to have the opportunity to work and learn alongside our Browne Bears on a daily basis.  Our staff will develop a partnership with each child and their family to provide the best education possible.  We will all work together to ensure each child’s experience is positive, productive and meaningful.  We will support each child academically, socially, and emotionally.

    Browne’s mission is to help children reach their potential.  We provide a safe nurturing environment for all children.  The Browne Staff is dedicated to helping each of our students grow and learn.

    We deeply value our partnerships with families and the entire Browne Community.  We believe your child’s school success is highly dependent upon the relationship that exists between parent, teacher, and child. On-going collaboration between the home and school is essential to your child’s academic, social, and emotional success.

    At Browne, we welcome and encourage parent volunteers to get involved in a variety of ways. If you are interested in supporting our learning community this year, please stop by our school office at any time to fill out the necessary volunteer paperwork. Also, please reach out and let our staff know how we can support your efforts at home.

    You can also become involved as a member of our PTG (Browne Teacher Group).  Our PTG works throughout the school year to provide a wide range of enrichment activities, educational opportunities, and fun events for students.

    Browne Elementary is a wonderful community with talented and caring staff, supportive families, and terrific community partners.  I look forward to meeting and partnering with each of you to ensure your child has a successful school experience.



    Alyssa Crabtree 

  • Our Mission

    At Browne Elementary, we are dedicated to preparing all students to become lifelong learners, to learn perseverance and to become responsible citizens who are ready to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.


    Student Mantra

    As a Browne Bear, I will do my best to always learn, never give up, care about others, and ROAR with pride.