Why Choose Palmer Lake Elementary
Palmer Lake Elementary is located in Brooklyn Park and serves nearly 475 students in prekindergarten through fifth grade. Considered a neighborhood anchor, Palmer Lake benefits from a strong local community and is currently serving its second and third generations of student families.
At Palmer Lake, we believe in challenging the status quo to ensure equitable student achievement. We believe in thinking differently about how we inspire and prepare each child to achieve their dreams. We create transformational change by analyzing our practices through a racial lens and personalizing the learning experience for students.
Personalized support for scholars
At Palmer Lake Elementary, we work with all scholars to provide appropriate academic support and rigor. From gifted education opportunities to services that support learners with special needs, our mission-driven staff helps each student succeed and lay the foundation for a lifetime of learning.
Palmer Lake scholars also benefit from enhanced STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) opportunities and offerings in music and physical education.
Opportunities to explore
We offer a variety of activities to enrich the elementary experience for Palmer Lake Panthers, including:
- Band, choir and orchestra
- Girls on the Run
- Science for Scientists
- School ambassadors
Our beautiful campus also features an adjoining nature area, nearby park, impressive playgrounds, and sprawling baseball diamonds and soccer fields.
Each year, we host events that help families stay active and engaged in their child's elementary experience at Palmer Lake, including:
- Science & Engineering Night
- Turkey Bingo
- Stories and Adventures Night
- Palmer Lake Block Party
Safe and healthy school climate
At Palmer Lake, we promote positive student behavior through the symbol of Panther PAWS:
- Wise Choices