Distance Learning Plan
Review the district’s comprehensive COVID-19 response plan, including the plan for distance learning through the end of the school year. Read more.


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Lunch Menu

What’s for breakfast and lunch? Our schools offer nutritious meals to encourage healthy eating.



Specialist Resources Specialist Resources Hello Bobcats! Are you looking for something for your child to do? Our specialist have lots of for students. Visit the Specialists Resources Website for Birch Grove Elementary Scholars. These pages... More detail
Virtual Field Day - Begins June 1 Virtual Field Day - Begins June 1  The Birch Grove School for the Art Virtual Field Day activitites will be held Monday, June 1 - Wednesday, June 3.  Along with other District #279 elementary schools, these events will... More detail
A Message from the Principal A Message from the Principal Weeky Video Messages from Principal Salazar  B.G. CARES- Student Support Site  - creative and inspiring activities.   The following message was sent to families on May 25, 2020 Good... More detail
DISTANCE LEARNING FLEX BOARDS DISTANCE LEARNING FLEX BOARDS Grade Level Specific Flex Learning Boards Can Be Found Here.  To open a flex board, click on the highlighted link.  Be sure to check out the other Distance Learning Resources at the bottom... More detail
Updates on planning for COVID-19 Updates on planning for COVID-19   Updates on planning for COVID-19 (coronavirus) Please watch your email and the district website for information about state directives and district planning (including school closures)... More detail
Magnet School of Excellence Magnet School of Excellence   Birch Grove Elementary School for the Arts Named National Magnet School of Excellenceby Magnet Schools of America.    Birch Grove Elementary School for the Arts... More detail

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Birch Grove Elementary School for the Arts is a national award-winning magnet school at which students learn through their passion for the arts. We provide half-day pre-kindergarten, all-day kindergarten, gifted education, vocal music, band, and orchestra. Enrollment is by application through the Northwest Suburban Integration School District. Our staff includes art, drama, music and curriculum integration specialists.

School Info

Birch Grove Elementary School for the Arts
4690 Brookdale Drive
Brooklyn Park MN  55443

School Hours
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Office Hours
8:00 am - 4:30 pm


Phone & Fax

School Office
763-561-1374, ext. 1

General Fax 

School Leadership

Dr. Ronald Salazar

Assistant Principal
Keisha Davis