Brownsville Area Elementary School


Mr. Frank Berdar was appointed Principal of Brownsville Area Elementary School in 2015.  He has been an administrator with the district since 2005; prior to becoming a principal, he served as a High School & Middle School ELA Teacher since 1999.

Mr. Berdar earned a Bachelor's Degree in Science and  Secondary English Education from California University of Pennsylvania where he also obtained a Master’s Degree in Education and Administrative Leadership.

Mr. Berdar currently resides in South Strabane with his wife and 2 sons. He enjoys attending as well as helping to coach them in baseball and soccer. He looks forward to working with the students, staff, and community of Brownsville for many years ahead to meet our students’ needs and provide them with high-quality educational experiences.


7 Falcon Drive

Brownsville, PA  15417

Phone: (724) 785-9600

Fax:  (724) 785-5614




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