Welcome to Mary Mcleod Bethune Community School!

Bethune Community School is committed to high achievement for every child using strategies that include integrating the arts and technology into the curriculum. 

Students learn in a positive, orderly and safe climate that builds a strong sense of community. Students from every culture and background work together in a respectful environment that fosters self-confidence and understanding of others. The school recognizes the importance of family and community partnerships and is dedicated to being a support center for the neighborhood.

Bethune is a Turnaround Arts School!  Students will experience a variety of residencies and integrated arts opportunities throughout daily instruction! 

NO SCHOOL on MEA - October 17, 18, 19
Saturday, September 29, 2018 7:30 AM
Picture Day - October 15
Friday, September 28, 2018 9:45 AM

Dress your best for picture day!  No uniforms for picture day.

Curriculum & Arts Night - October 25
Friday, September 28, 2018 9:40 AM

Curriculum & Arts Night runs from 5-7.  All families are welcome for this wonderful event!

Site Council Meeting - October 23
Thursday, September 27, 2018 1:55 PM

Please join us for a Site Council Meeting this Tuesday, October 23 at 4:00 at Bethune Community School.

Bethune Art at Breaking Bread Cafe and Catering
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 1:00 PM

Breaking Bread Cafe and Catering (a program for Appetite for Change) located in North Minneapolis is very happy to showcase the great artwork from the kids at Bethune Community School throughout the 2016-17 school year!