Welcome to the Butterfield-Odin Public School Website
Our school is located in Southern Minnesota with a school population of 235 K-12 students.We have the following activities available. We also have a pre-school for 3 and 4 year olds, Special Education classes for all Education related disabilities, a School Counselor, Social Worker, Family Facilitator, Nurse, Psyhologist and Staff highly qualified and appropriately licensed in each teaching area. We encourage you to check out our school. We offer the following sports. We are combined with St. James to form the St. James Area Saints! Go SAINTS! Fall: Girls Tennins, Girls/Boys Cross Country, Football, Volleyball. Winter: G/B Basketball, Gymnastics, Wrestling Spring: Boys Tennis, G/B Track, Baseball, Softballl There is a reduced sports fee thanks to a grant from the MSHSL for any student on free/Reduced lunch. Inquire at 507-956-2771 for details.. The February Board Meeting will be held February 17th, at 6:00 p.m. in the Media Center
News and Announcements
The Butterfield-Odin Public School days of pre-school for children 3 and 4 years old. We have openings available but there are only a certain amount of spaces! Stop at the District Office to sign-up! We will be offering pre-school for 3 year olds 2 half days per week Tuesday's & Thursday's -afternoons-cost $30.00 @ month and pre-school for 4 year olds 4 half days per week-Tuesday-Friday 8:30-11:00 am-cost $45.00 @ month. Preschool Teacher: Mrs. Angie Becker. This year all children that come to A.M. preschool will be able to access breakfast! Fill out your lunch application ASAP!
Make sure that you get your lunch application in ASAP this year!!! The state of Mn. will be providing additional funding for families that qualify for reduced lunch to make the lunch FREE!!! Everyone is encouraged to apply for lunch benefits! The guidelines change yearly so get your application in!
Click on your child's sport and then it will sign you up for automated reminders/cancelations and rescheduled events to come right to your e-mail, phone or both! A great tool for parents to keep on top of things! If you have any questions, please contact: Sandy Melheim @ 507-956-2771 2015-2016 Fall Sports:All necessary forms and participation fees MUST be brought to the District Office BEFORE a student is eligible to practice. Physicals must be taken every 3 years. A current physical must be on file before participating in practice. Sports Fees:Grades 9-12 $70.00 @ sport
Grades 7-8 $45.00 @ sport
Note:A student may qualify for reduced activity fee participation f he/she is on the Educational Benefit Program(i.e.-Free/Reduced Lunch). The current year forms must be on file to take advantage of this opportunity. Fees:Grades 9-12=$25.00 @ sport
Grades 7-8 = $15.00 @ sport
Football for grades 9-12 begins on August 10th.
Girls Tennis for grades 7-12 begins on August 17th.
Cross Country for grades 7-12 begins August 17th.
Volleyball & football for grades 7 & 8 will begin on August 24th.
NOTE: Practice bus/times schedules are being organized at this time. St. James Activities Office phone number (507)-375-5602 regarding any questions for Fall Sports.
School Contact Information
Butterfield-Odin Public School - ISD 836
For information regarding this site please contact the school at (507) 956-2771. Fax (507) 956-3431
440 Hubbard Avenue/PO Box 189 Butterfield, Mn. 56120
For full directory listing see Staff Directory tab on the left.
Butterfield-Odin Public School is an Equal Opportunity Employer
School Board Members: Joel Penner-Chairperson, Leon Wenner-Vice Chairperson
Anders Pierson - Treasurer,Tammy Wolle-Clerk,Kristy Haseman - Director, Renae Meyer - Director,
Diane Peterson, Director.
Meetings are held every 3rd Monday at 6:00 pm unless otherwise noted. Please call in advance in case of meeting date/time change. Meetings are open to the public. If you would like to be on the agenda, please contact the school at (507) 956-2771. We welcome visitors to the meetings.