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Burroughs Elementary School

Burroughs Elementary School

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

Email: margaret.vecchio-smith@mpls.k12.mn.us

Website: burroughs.mpls.k12.mn.us

Get to know us
Burroughs Community School promotes academic excellence and a true sense of community
 
Nestled on the 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.

Highlights
WE OFFER: 
  • Advanced instruction
  • AMAZEWorks programming as part of our dedication to equity
  • Leadership opportunities for 4th & 5th graders
  • Multilingual programming
  • Special Education services with highly specialized autism programming
  • Many after-school enrichment activities
  • Minneapolis Kids school-age care
ATTENDANCE AREA MIDDLE SCHOOL: Justice Page Middle School
 
TRANSPORTATION: F4

F4 Walk Zone

Demographics
Student Race School District
Native American 0% 5%
African American 4% 35%
Asian American 6% 5%
Hispanic American 2% 14%
White American 87% 41%
Students School District
Receive ELL Services 1% 17%
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 4% 48%
Receive Special Education Services 9% 15%
Pathway Schools
Community

Justice Page Middle School

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

Community: 27, 4, 28, 5
Citywide: False
Magnet: False
Magnet List:

Community

Washburn High School

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

Community: 27, 4, 28, 5
Citywide: False
Magnet: False
Magnet List:

Need Help?

English : 612.668.1840
Español: 612.668.3700
Soomaali: 612.668.3700
Hmoob: 612.668.1840

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
sps.department@mpls.k12.mn.us

1250 W. Broadway Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55411

Ph: 612.668.1840
Fax: 612.668.1841

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