BHM News from 2017

Friday Mar 17, 17

Make an impact on Northwinds Elementary in 2017-18 as a Literacy Tutor with Minnesota Reading Corps!

Would you love to help children grow their reading skills and succeed in school? If your answer is yes, you can serve as a tutor with Minnesota Reading Corps at Northwinds Elementary!

As a Literacy Tutor, you'll use research-proven strategies to help Northwinds students gain the reading skills they need to thrive in school and in life.

Tutors come from many backgrounds and include recent high school and college grads, career changers, stay-at-home parents, and retirees. With extensive training, support from onsite coaches, and evidence-based strategies, Reading Corps tutors are well-equipped to change lives. Additionally, Reading Corps tutors may earn a living allowance, education award, and federal student loan forbearance for their service.

Last year, Minnesota Reading Corps provided direct services to more than 30,000 children in more than 700 sites across the state. To learn how you, too, can make a difference as a Minnesota Reading Corps tutor at Northwinds Elementary, visit or apply directly at

Questions? Contact or 866-859-2825.

Monday Mar 13, 17

Moving This Summer?

If you plan to move or transfer schools this summer, please contact the office at 763.682.0824 or email as soon as possible. Thank you!

kindergarten student reading a book
Thursday Feb 23, 17

Welcome Class of 2030!

Kindergarten Registration Nights

Kindergarten 2017-18 is right around the corner. See when your child's school has its registration night and WATCH a short video about what your child can expect in kindergarten from our own BHM expert first grader!

Tuesday Feb 21, 17

MCA Testing for BCMS

Please find the dates for your child's testing below. Please refrain from scheduling appointments during these testing times. More details to come!

Yearbooks on sale now!!
Tuesday Feb 21, 17

Yearbooks on sale now!

All students should have brought home information regarding ordering yearbooks. They can be ordered at by using code 8699717. There are several options available including the yearbook for $13.00 and other packages ranging in price from $14.75-$22.00. Yearbooks will be delivered the last week of school.

If you are unable to place a credit card order on-line, have your child stop by the Office for an envelope. These need to be turned into the Office with payment.

Deadline for ordering is February 28. Prices will increase on orders placed after that date.



band instruments
Thursday Jan 26, 17

Informational Meeting for 5th Grade Parents regarding Middle School Music

The Middle School Music Department is super excited to show and tell the 5th graders what their choices for music in Middle School look, and sound like. Once they have had a chance to see and hear what music at BCMS is all about, we would love to help answer any questions that you may have. There is a parent informational meeting scheduled for Jan 31st at 6:30 at BCMS in the MALL. Members of the Middle School Music Department will be there to walk you through some of the more common questions and concerns. We hope to see you there!
If you cannot attend, but still need some help with questions,
please contact Terri Svec, at or 763-682-8238

Friday Jan 20, 17

BCMS Winter Activity Night

Students, come enjoy our BCMS Winter Activity Night!

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Friday Jan 6, 17

Report Cards on Parent Portal January 31st

Report cards will be available on our online Parent Portal beginning January 31st at