Big Woods Elementary School

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13470 Frankfort Pkwy Ne

Saint Michael, MN 55376

(763) 497-8025

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Grades: 1 - 4

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 625

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Big Woods Elementary School

This school is awesome! The principal is friendly and very visible; her strong leadership is evidenced by the overall positive school climate. The office staff is friendly and helpful. The teachers are caring and professional. The building is immaculate, well designed, and technologically advanced ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/19/11

Big Woods provides a wonderful opportunity for students to grow in a caring and educationally sound atmosphere. The teachers are wonderful and nurturing and the administration is very willing to work with me as a parent. The reading and math curriculum are challenging, yet accomodations are made for ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/17/10

Sorry, can't recommend. Too many problems. Some decent teachers, but not enough. I think there is more concern for the adults in the school than for the kids. Poor coordination in math and english between schools. Kindergarten should be in the school. Too many transitions. Parents are not heard. Really ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/07/10

There is a decent principal here, but not high quality teachers all around. Some are great, but others are just not worthy. Transition from the 'primary school' is difficult. They should have kindergarten right in the school. There is a culture of teacher bullying. A few teachers control most all of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/05/10

This is our first year at Big Woods elementary. So far I have been impressed with the way they let the children move freely in the room to learn. Sometimes they are on the carpet reading, sitting in their desks, and even at a group table. I love the fact they try and get the parents involved as much ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/01/08

This school has a sound group of individuals working toward the same goal. My children are included, accepted and taught in a comfortable yet encouraging atmosphere. The staff, I and my kids are all responsible for the education they receive. They are learning leadership here.

Posted by a parent on 09/02/08

I was very disappointed with the 4th grade teachers at Big Woods. The curriculum for Social and Math are Very slanted. Social inserts lots of potically liberal ideology and concerns, and the math (Everyday Math) is inadequate for most students, esp. those who struggle, and does not allow advanced students ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/26/07

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Test scores for Big Woods Elementary School

MCA-II* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Big Woods Elementary School
St. Michael-albertville School Dist
* In 2011-2012 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10, and math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Saint Michael schools — Big Woods Elementary School is located at 13470 Frankfort Pkwy Ne, Saint Michael MN 55376. 13470 Frankfort Pkwy Ne is in the 55376 ZIP code in Saint Michael, MN The school district for Big Woods Elementary School is the St. Michael-albertville School Dist. Big Woods Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels 1 - 4.
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