Garfield Elementary School

1120 NE 10th Ave Brainerd, MN 56401
Phone: 218-454-6450
Fax: 218-454-6451
Jodi Kennedy, Principal
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the plan for garfield

  • The approval of Question 1 on the special election ballot means this project will move forward.

  • Building addition and remodel for enrollment of 425 students in Kindergarten-4th Grade

  • $11 million budget for remodel

The building timeline

  • Design Planning - Fall, 2019

  • Groundbreaking - Spring, 2020

  • Anticipated Construction Completion - Fall, 2020

what's happening at garfield now

  • May 2019: Schematic Design for Garfield Elementary School is nearly finished. Public input on the draft is being sought for consideration by the Board of Education and planning teams. To see larger images, click HERE. To share your input, click HERE.  *Please note that Schematic Designs are about the concepts of the building and are meant to illustrate the sizes, adjacencies and relationships between spaces in the building. The finer details of the plans will be established in the next stage, Design Development.