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Banfield Elementary School

301 17th Street SW
Austin, MN 55912
School Hours: 8:00AM - 2:30PM

Austin Public Schools



Welcome to Banfield Elementary School!

Banfield is located in the southwestern part of Austin, housing approximately 465 students in grades 1st through 4th Home of the Bobcats, Banfield offers all students, music, art, and physical education specialists, on a rotating schedule in addition to their homeroom classes. We also offer a Gifted and Talented program as well as an English Language Learner program. Banfield has two computer labs, a huge media center, and two gymnasiums. We strive to meet your student's educational and social needs at Banfield.

Our teachers are an outstanding staff of veteran and new educators, all with the desire to help each child succeed. We host an excellent Special Education Department, educational assistants who are committed to student learning, and a support staff of food service, custodians, and office personnel all dedicated to helping students and families feel at home at Banfield. In addition, our parent organization is truly dynamic and involved with helping all students achieve academically and all families feel welcomed.

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