Welcome to Parkside Elementary

Announcements & Important Information:

Upcoming Field Trips:.

Field Days:

  • Grade 5 is Friday, May 29th.  Field Day is held at the Buffalo Community Middle School, and includes 5th graders from all the elementary schools in the district.
  • Grade K-4 is Tuesday, June 2nd at PES for Parksiders.  Students are outside part of the day and rotate to different stations for activities.  Contact Physical Education Teacher, Mrs. Wills, if you have questions.

Sturges Park Picnic days:

  • Gr. 5 - Wednesday, June 3rd
  • Gr. 1 - Thursday, June 4th

Parkside Menu for the last week of school
Monday: June, 1

Veggies with Dip

Alt: Fish Nuggets w/ Dinner Roll

Tuesday: June, 2
Garden Salad
Vegetable Melody
Fresh Fruit

Alt: Ham Sandwich

Wednesday: June, 3
Corn Dog
Oven Fries
Calico Beans
Baby Carrots
Graham Crackers
Fresh Fruit

Alt: Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich & Cheese Stick

Thursday: June 4
Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich
Cheese Stick
Veggies w/Dip

Alt: Ham/Turkey Sandwiches

Summer Registrations:  Please call the Parkside office if you are new to the area and need to register your child for school at 763.682.8500, as staff may be off during the summer due to meetings or vacation days.

  • Check our School Boundary Information if you are unsure which elementary school your address falls within. 
  • Registration forms are available here, or in the school office.

2015-16 Class Supply lists will be posted as soon as school ends!  They will also be on the back of the teacher welcome letters that are mailed in mid-August.


Summer Food Service Program
Monday May 18, 15

Summer Food Service Program

  • FREE Breakfast and Lunch for Children ages 1-18 years old
  • Monday through Friday, June 8 - August 28, 2015
  • Breakfast served 8:00-9:30 a.m. and lunch 12-1 p.m.
  • Location:  Discovery Center Cafeteria, 301 2nd Avenue NE Buffalo.  Please enter through DOOR #6
  • Shoes and shirt are required.  Families will not be asked to fill out paperwork and no names will be taken. Kids just need to show up to eat! Meals include both hot and cold entrees and will be served on a first come/first served basis.
  • For the safety of all children, the district requests a responsible adult, or older child bring the younger children to the cafeteria and stay with them for supervision and escort them back out of the school building when they are finished eating.
  • Contact the BHM Food Service Department if you have questions, at 763.682.8775.


Middle School 101
Tuesday May 19, 15

Middle School 101

Online Registration Open

Attention 5th Grade Parents:

The transition from elementary to middle school is often an exciting, yet nerve-racking time for students. At BCMS, we want all 6th graders to feel prepared for middle school. In order to help every child with the transition, we are offering a course called Middle School 101 that will greatly enhance students' comfort level by exposing them to common concerns that arise in middle school and equipping them with the skills necessary to be successful.

Register NOW for Middle School 101


WHO: ALL incoming 6th grade students for the 2015-16 school year

LOCATION: Buffalo Community Middle School

COST: $19.00

WHEN: August 10-20, 2015

Are You Moving?

Are You Moving?

Are you moving?  Please notify the Parkside office at 763.682.8500 as soon as possible if you are planning on moving out of the BHM school district or are transferring schools.

Please complete a Student Withdrawal Form (print here or also available in the school office).

2015-16 School District Calendar At-a-Glance
Tuesday May 19, 15

2015-16 School District Calendar At-a-Glance (PDF - 148.46 KB)

Start planning for next year! Here is the at-a-glance district calendar for the 2015-2016 school year.

Family Vacation Information and Form

Family Vacation Information and Form

Is your family taking a vacation during the school year?