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Jenny Lind Elementary

Address: 5025 Bryant Ave. N.
Minneapolis, 55430
Grades: Pre-K-5
Principal: Delon Smith
Enrollment:
Hours: 8:35 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.2020
Fax: 612.668.2030
Email: Delon.Smith@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: jennylind.mpls.k12.mn.us

WE OFFER: High Five • English Learner (EL) Program • Advanced Learner Clustering • Strings • Media/Technology • Area Learning Center (ALC) • Parent-Involved Leadership • Student Council • Special Education Programs: ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorders) • School Uniforms

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Commitment to the Common Core Standards
  • Teachers provide rigor within the curriculum through differentiated learning activities
  • Independent reading at student's reading level
  • Integrated, hands-on approach to learning following the accelerated school philosophy
  • Two state-of-the-art computer labs for reading/math support
  • State-of-the-art technology integration provides computers, iPads, and Promethean or interactive white boards in all classrooms
  • Responsive Classroom
  • Strings program (first through fifth grades)
  • Minnesota Reading and Math Corps
  • Multicultural nights
  • Academic All-Star Awards
  • Family liaison/volunteer coordinator
  • Active parent involvement
  • Parent/Teacher Organization (PTO)
  • School partners include Metropolitan State University, North Mississippi Regional Park, Carl W. Kroening Interpretive Center and the Lind-Bohanon Neighborhood Association (LNBA), which developed an on-site community garden.

EXTENDED-DAY ACTIVITIES: Focus on curriculum with academic programs in place and designed to help meet the learning needs of our students; classes utilize the gym, music room, art room and computer labs; Community Education after-school programs are available, including ACES and GISE/GEMS for kindergarten through fifth grade
  
PATHWAY: Olson Middle

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 5 % 4 %
African American 66 % 36 %
Asian American 16 % 6 %
Hispanic American 3 % 20 %
White American 10 % 34 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 12 % 24 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 93 % 63 %
Receive Special Education Services 18 % 14 %
5025 Bryant Ave. N.
Minneapolis, 55430

English Language Learner Programs

  • English as a Second Language - General

Academic Opportunities

  • Arts
  • AVID
  • English Language Learner Program
  • Gifted and Talented Program
  • Media Arts
  • Native American Cultural Activities
  • Physical Education
  • Reading/Literacy Grant Recipient
  • Support Math
  • Technology

After-school Activities

  • Athletes Committed to Educating Students (ACES)
  • Community Education Classes
  • Hockey
  • Lego League Robotics
  • Scout Program

Extra-curricular Activities

  • Girls in Engineering Math and Science (GEMS)
  • Science Fair
  • Student Council

Pre-Kindergarten Programs

  • High Five

Kindergarten Options

  • All Day Kindergarten

Family and Student Support

  • Family Involvement Program
  • Home Visits
  • Individual Learning Plans
  • Parent Involvement Leadership
  • Site Council
  • Student Leadership
  • Tutoring

School Information

  • Computer Lab(s)
  • Internet Connection in Every Classroom
  • Renovated Playground
  • Responsive Classroom
  • School Uniforms Required
  • Promethean Boards in Every Classroom
  • Audio Enhancement System

Please contact Nagashia.Jackson@mpls.k12.mn.us, Web Site Administrator,
for any questions/concerns you have about information posted on this site.