421 East Lake Rd.
Harbor Springs, MI 49740
Phone 231-526-4600
Fax 231-526-4630
Attendance 231-526-4660

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Welcome to Blackbird – Where it all begins!

Blackbird Elementary School is designed for the enhancement and development of the young child.  The staff is professionally dedicated to the foundation years of education.  They are an extremely involved team of educators that nurture and support the innate love of learning that beams so brightly in children.

Blackbird Elementary School has a strong reputation for excellence.   Students are provided with engaging learning experiences that support high expectations.  Our educators

have created a developmentally appropriate curriculum that ensures academic success in a caring and pleasant atmosphere.




Parental involvement is encouraged at Blackbird.  Please feel welcome to participate in your child’s educational experiences.  We fully utilize parent and community support.  Blackbird Elementary School boasts a welcoming environment, and a staff dedicated to the education of the young child.

Points of Pride

  • Small Class Sizes
  • Academic Excellence
  • Full-Day Kindergarten
  • Kindergarten-First Grade Looping
  • Preschool Program
  • Childcare Program
  • Title I and Special Education Services
  • Library
  • Computer Lab
  • Art, Music and Gym
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Strong Parental Participation
  • Literacy Night
  • Family Craft Night






Blackbird Elementary

A Great Place to Learn







2013-14 Annual Education Report


Blackbird Child Care Center

For after-school and summer childcare information at Blackbird Elementary, please click on the following link or call 526.4602!

Childcare Center


Fall 2014 Preschool Openings

Please call the Blackbird Elementary office at 526.4600.


Downloadable Forms:


  • 2014-15 Volunteer Release Form (This form needs to be completed every year for all classroom volunteers. The form only needs to be completed once for all schools.)

Forms are also available in the school offices.








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