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Buffalo, MN
Students enrolled: 636

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1111 Seventh Ave NW
Buffalo, MN 55313

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(763) 682-8800
(763) 682-8805
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October 28, 2012
Last year I could not say enough good things about special ed services. But, this year, different kid, different teacher; there are "issues" now that are causing me to re-think how flattering I want to be. Certain teachers, awesome. Certain administrators, frustrating. I'll leave it at that for the moment.

- submitted by a parent

April 25, 2012
When my husbands job took us to this area, we decided on Buffalo because the school system was highly rated. We are very happy with the move. We have been so pleased with the Buffalo School District! The teachers at Northwinds have been wonderful, very caring. The principal, Mrs Fenis is very fair and does a wonderful job. It is a newer school which is also nice. They also have a great playground that the kids love going to. I can't think of one bad thing to say about Northwinds. I love it!

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April 15, 2010
My son currently attends Northwinds, and went from adoring everything about school at the beginning of the year to hating to go now. He is only in 1st grade, but is nit-picked daily by teachers and staff for things any normal 7 year old would do....getting in trouble for basically being a kidand voicing his opinion ocassionally. You cannot tell me that every child in that school is a perfect angel, except my son! But for some reason it is almost like they have singled him out as a 'trouble-maker' even though he displays none of these traits any other time. I am so unhappy with his experience that I am now researching options of switching him to another school.

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January 27, 2009
My child attends this school. We have had numerous problems with attendance issues and transportation issues. Some of the staff is very friendly others not so much. My childs teacher however is wonderful. I do have to say that my child is learning well in her environment if only the office could get their stuff correct it would be the perfect school.

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Northwinds Elementary School
1111 Seventh Ave NW, Buffalo, MN  55313
(763) 682-8800
Last modified Northwinds Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Northwinds Elementary School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 4 reviews. Top