Principal's Page

  • Welcome to the Brookside Elementary School (BES) website. My name is Eric Elmore and I havethe honor of serving as principal. I earned my bachelor’s degree at Ball State University, and mymaster’s degree at Indiana University. Throughout my career I have been very fortunate with theopportunities and experiences given to me. I spent the first 18 years of my educational career inIndianapolis, IN where I had the opportunity to teach for 9 years (2 nd grade, 4 th grade, and 5 th grade), before moving into administration (Assistant Principal and Principal). This is my first year in Milford Public Schools.

    When considering the best educational options for your child, please remember this about
    Brookside Elementary School:

    • We believe ALL children can learn, and we work tirelessly to assist each child in reaching
      his/her potential.
    • Our staff members serve as positive and caring role models for our students with the
      understanding that we are a student centered school where scholars are at the forefront of
      every decision we make.

    • We believe that engaging the scholars, their family, and the community in the educational
      process enhances learning and academic achievement. BES has strong partnerships with
      the BES PTO, and numerous other community organizations.

    • We embrace our diverse student population and use it to enhance the educational
      environment. Our diversity is a strength that enriches the educational awareness and
      learning experiences for all students & families.

    • All scholars have access to a well-rounded, rigorous curriculum that is research based and
      data driven. We recognize the correlation between great teaching and great learning. Our
      teachers make the critical difference in student achievement.

    • We celebrate the uniqueness of each student and have no tolerance for bullying, physical
      aggression, and confrontation toward others.

    • We maintain high expectations for students, staff, and parents as we work together to
      achieve the extraordinary!
    • We aspire to instill within each student knowledge, a passion for lifelong learning, and
      respect for others.

    Please feel free to contact Brookside Elementary School if you are interested in visiting our school. 
    We welcome you, your child, and your family as educational partners in the pursuit of excellence.

    Eric Elmore
    Brookside Elementary School