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Baldwin Elementary School
PHONE  231-745-3261    FAX  231-745-7481

Principal: Mrs. Joanie Wiersma
SCHOOL HOURS: 7:25 am to 3:00 pm

About Our School
Welcome to Baldwin Elementary School, home of the Panthers, where our mission is to ensure academic excellence and the development of positive personal growth of children.
We are proud of the students, staff, and parents at our school.  Our students are motivated, cooperative, and caring.  Our teachers work diligently to help foster a professional learning community, where the spirit of collaboration and collegiality abounds.  Also, you will find that our parent groups are actively involved in our school and in the education of our students.
We offer our students an array of academic and social enrichment programs.  In our classrooms, you will find our students engaged in numerous learning opportunities that range from small group instruction to student-led group projects.  
We welcome you to come and see our modern school facility with its many technological features and meet our wonderful students, staff, and parents.
  • Enrollment:  287
  • Attendance Rate:  94%
  • Average Class Size:  15 students per classroom
Sources of Pride
  • Highly qualified instructional staff
  • Highly qualified paraprofessional staff
  • Met A.Y.P. (Adequate Yearly Progress)
  • Full-day preschool and kindergarten
  • Foster Grandparents Program
  • Class size reduction initiative
  • Reading Week Celebration
  • Science Fair
  • Advanced Technology
  • Student of the Month Recognition
  • Academic Honor's Night
  • Awards Assembly
  • Positive Behavior Support
  • Christmas/Spring Concerts
  • Award Winning Band Program
  • Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive
  • Veteran's Day Program
  • Halloween Parade
  • Walk for Warmth
  • Field Day
  • Modern Facility
Board of Education Goals, 2018-2019
  • Increase student achievement in all academic areas with particular focus on literacy.
  • Enhance and promote positive school image, pride, and communication with stakeholders.
  • Improve positive school culture and climate.
  • Build and maintain a curriculum that is aligned with core content standards and benchmarks and offers significant options for enrichment.
  • A fun learning environment where experienced staff use appropriate developmental activities to enrich a child centered, research based program 
  • Full day kindergarten
Mission Statement
  • The Baldwin Elementary Staff is committed to providing a cooperative atmosphere that is warm, caring, and safe.  We foster the development of students in grades PS-6 in academic, social, emotional, and physical growth.  We provide programs to encourage growth in speaking, writing, and thinking, both critically and creatively, with the goal of producing citizens ready for society.

Baldwin Community Schools
525 4th Street, Baldwin, MI 49304 ;
Phone : 231-745-4791
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