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







Spring Break

March 28 - April 7

School resumes Tuesday, April 8


Friday, April 18



Fall 2014

Kindergarten Registration

Tuesday, April 22

Wednesday, April 23

7:30am - 6:00pm

Please stop in to register your child or pick up a registration packet.  Your child must be at least 5 years of age on October 1, 2014.


Interested in

PRE-SCHOOL for your child for the

2014-15 school year?

To register, please contact us at 526-4600.




Annual Education Report




2013-14 Free and Reduced Price Meals Information

2013-14 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.




                            Form are also available in the offices.




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