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 Commencement ceremonies for the Butterfield-Odin School will be held on Friday, May 22nd at 7 pm in the Butterfield-Odin large gymnasium. The last day of school will be Thursday, May 28th. The buses will leave at 12:30 pm.
Student of the Month for April
Student of the Month for April is Ruben Suarez. Ruben was chosen because he is always positive, does his work, has become very responsible and has been a good role model for the rest of his peers.
NEW PRE-SCHOOL PROGRAM and TEACHER
The Butterfield-Odin Public School is proud to announce the addition of additional days of pre-school for children 3 and 4 years old as well as a new staff member! We have openings available but there are only a certain amount of spaces! We will be offering pre-school for 3 year olds 2 half days per week and pre-school for 4 year olds 3 half days per week. 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!
MCA Testing Schedules Announced for April and May
Click on the links at the left to view the April and May MCA testing schedules!!!
Peacemaker of the Month - Raesha Fast
Raesha Fast (gr. 5): in recognition for being very cooperative and getting her work done on time.
Peacemaker of the Month - Joseph Weber
Joseph Weber (gr. 3): in recognition for trying hard to get all work done, helping his classmates and being kind and considerate.
Peacemaker of the Month - Diana Rodriguez
Diana Rodriguez (gr. 4): in recognition for helping her classmates and always working hard.
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 2014-2015 Yearbooks are FOR SALE! Great Memories! Buy a Yearbook! Thank you for your Support!! $35.00 stop at the office!
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. Meetings are held in the Media Center.