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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Upcoming Bridgewater Events

  • 12/17/14       2:00 p.m. Kindergarten Gingerbread House Event
  • 12/18/14       2:00 p.m. Band/Choir/Orchestra Concert, BW Gym
  • 12/18/14       7:00 p.m. Choir Concert, BW Gym
  • 12/22-1/2      No School; Winter Break

Grandparent’s Day is Tuesday, November 25 at Bridgewater

Grandparent’s Day is Tuesday, November 25.  You should have received information from your child’s teacher.  Parking will be challenging. Guests will be allowed to carefully use the fire lane and the bus lane with the following important reminder:  the fire lane and bus lanes need to be cleared no later than 3:00 p.m. to allow for dismissal.  We will have coffee, lemonade and cookies for our guests served in the cafeteria.  Students will need a note from a parent if they are leaving early with grandpa and grandma.  Times are as follows per grade:

  • Kindergarten:  9:15-10:15
  • First Grade:  8:30-9:00
  • Second Grade:  10:00-10:30
  • Third Grade:  1:45-2:15
  • Fourth Grade:  10:45-11:15
  • Fifth Grade:  2:30-3:00


Veteran’s Day Assembly Today

On Tuesday, November 11th at 9:00 a.m. we will hold our annual Veteran’s Day Assembly.  This is our way of honoring those who have served and who are serving our country to provide the liberties that we all enjoy.  Each grade level will participate in the assembly.  Veterans, Parents and guests are welcome to join us in the gym.  Students and staff will dress in red (Kindergarten and Third Grade), white (First and Fourth Grade) and blue (Second and Fifth Grade).

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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