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Burroughs Community

Burroughs Community

Address: 1601 West 50th Street

Grades: K-5

Principal: Magaret Vecchio-Smith

Hours: 9:10 am - 3:40 pm.

Phone: 612.668.3280

Fax: 612.668.3290



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Burroughs Community School promotes academic excellence and a true sense of community


Nestled on the beautiful banks of Minnehaha Creek, Burroughs Community serves the Lynnhurst and Tangletown neighborhoods of Southwest Minneapolis. Burroughs students receive a first-class education that balances academic rigor with nurturing, caring staff and meaningful student engagement. The surrounding natural setting enriches students’ instruction in science, art and physical fitness. School staff recognize families’ and the neighboring community’s integral role in overall student success and welcome their involvement.


Community school description
Community Schools

Community schools reflect the rich histories of our city’s unique neighborhoods and celebrate our students' diverse cultural backgrounds. Community schools provide high-quality academic programs with smooth academic pathways from elementary to through high school that build students’ skills and fuel their interests each step of the way.



  • Advanced instruction
  • Organics program
  • EL programming
  • Special Education services with highly specialized autism programming
  • Many enrichment activities
  • Minneapolis Kids school-age care



F4 Walk Zone

Pathway Schools
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Justice Page Community Middle School

1 W. 49th St.
Grades: 6-8
Students: 6-8

Community: 27, 4, 28, 5
Citywide: False
Magnet: False
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Washburn High School

201 West 49th Street
Grades: 9-12
Students: 9-12

Community: 27, 4, 28, 5
Citywide: False
Magnet: False
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English : 612.668.1840
Español: 612.668.3700
Soomaali: 612.668.3700
Hmoob: 612.668.1840

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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1250 W. Broadway Ave., 55411
Ph: 612.668.1840
Fax: 612.668.1841

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