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 - Winter Break - December 24 - January 4
Monday, November 19, 2018 1:40 AM
School Concert - December 13, 2:30 PM
Wednesday, November 07, 2018 11:40 AM
Site Council Meeting - November 27
Wednesday, November 07, 2018 10:55 AM

Please join us for a Site Council Meeting this Tuesday, November 27 at 4:00 at Bethune Community School.

NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving Holiday - November 21-23
Wednesday, November 07, 2018 9:25 AM
Winter Weather Policy
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 10:20 AM

More information on the MPS inclement weather policy and how to find out if school will be open or closed based on weather.

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!