Deputy Superintendent

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Melvin J. Brown
Deputy Superintendent

“Look at the world around you.  It may seem like an immovable implacable place.  It is not.  With the slightest push—in just the right place—it can be tipped.” –Malcolm Gladwell


Keep pushing and keep growing.  Our potential is unlimited.  Together, we can truly seize our mission, “Every Day, Every Student, Every Opportunity!


Mr. Melvin J. Brown is the Deputy Superintendent of the Cuyahoga Falls City School District.  In this capacity he oversees the Department of College and Career Readiness.  This department includes K-12 curriculum and instruction, special education, pupil services, gifted/talented, Title grants, assessment, English Learners programming, and instructional technology.


Mr. Brown has 18 years of school administrative experience.  Formerly, he served as the Director of Human Resources for Cuyahoga Falls City School District and prior to that as Regional Vice President for Mosaica Education, Inc. He also has served as an Associate Superintendent for Prince William County Public Schools in the state of Virginia where he supervised 20 schools and 22,000 students.  Additionally he has six years of experience as an elementary school principal and two years of experience as a middle school principal.  That experience includes four years at Enterprise Elementary School in Dale City, VA which was recognized by Standard and Poor's for successfully closing the achievement gap in 2005.  His non-administrative experiences include teaching middle school language arts, teaching high school English, and coaching track and boys' basketball.  Mr. Brown holds a Master's Degree in Educational Administration and Supervision from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Bachelor's Degree in English from James Madison University.  He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Urban Education and Policy Studies from Cleveland State University. 


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Cuyahoga Falls City School District431 Stow Avenue
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
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Phone: 330.926.3800
Fax: 330.920.1075