Welcome to Bridgewater!

Bridgewater Elementary is a K-5 school that serves just over 500 students. Our mission is to be a respectful, successful, safe community of high-achieving learners. We offer a comprehensive core curriculum that includes a Spanish immersion option through our Compañeros program as well as specialists that provide student experiences in art, vocal, string, and instrumental music, physical education, and media.

We are located  on a 14-acre site on the south side of Northfield. It serves the neighborhood on Northfield’s southern side and the rural area south of Highway 19 and west of Highway 246.

Bridgewater is a friendly atmosphere dedicated to helping children find and develop their talents. Read more about our school.

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Bridgewater General Music Programs

Bridgewater will be holding the General Music Programs starting Tuesday, March 10. Guests are welcome to attend.

  • 3/10   2:15pm 1st grade (*Mother Goose nursery rhymes)
  • 3/11   2:15pm 2nd grade (*Grimms stories)
  • 3/12   8:45am 4th grade (*art)    2:15pm 5th grade (*language arts)
  • 3/13   8:45am 3rd grade (*science)    2:15pm Kindergarten (*alphabet adventure songs)

Apple and a Book Day 2015

You are invited to join your child(ren) for Apple and a Book Day at Bridgewater. Bring your favorite book from home, library, or choose one from the classroom.  Find a relaxing spot to enjoy a nice story and a delicious apple together.  See your child’s classroom schedule below:

  • 2/23  5th Gr 2:30 – 3
  • 2/24  2nd Gr 1:30 – 2    Kdg 2:30 – 3
  • 2/25  3rd Gr 2:40 – 3:10
  • 2/26  4th Gr 2:15 – 2:45
  • 2/27  1st Gr 2:40 – 3:10

Bridgewater Family Movie Night

Join us on Friday, February 20th  for Family Movie Night, we will be playing Dolphin Tale 2! The cafeteria will open at 6:30 p.m. with the movie starting at 7:00 p.m. Free popcorn and water will be served, and one lucky winner will take the movie home! Student Council will be sponsoring a food drive so we are suggesting that each family in attendance try and bring 2 canned goods as a movie entry fee. A reminder that students must be accompanied by an adult. See you at the movie!

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Bridgewater Elementary School • 401 Jefferson Parkway • Northfield, MN 55057 • p 507.664.3300 • f 507.664.3308 • bwinfo@nfld.k12.mn.us