Bethune Community School



Bethune Community School teaches 415 students in grades Pre-K through 5, with 55 staff members. From here, children go on to Anwatin Middle School.

Bethune offers students and families:

  • High Five (a.m. and p.m.)
  • Special Education
  • Music 
  • Physical Education
  • Media
  • Early Childhood Special Education Autism
  • Autism and DCD (Developmental Cognitive Delay) Programs (kindergarten through fifth grade)
  • Extended Learning Program
  • School Uniforms
  • Structured Recess through Playworks

After school on Mondays through Thursdays, certified teachers incorporate two days of Guys in Science and Engineering (GISE) and Girls in Engineering, Math and Science (GEMS) as well as two days of elective courses.

You’ll find Bethune at 919 Emerson Ave. Minneapolis. You can reach the school by phone at 612.668.2550.