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Burnsville, MN
Students enrolled: 591

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11608 River Hills Dr
Burnsville, MN 55337

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(952) 707-3500
(952) 707-3502
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May 14, 2015
Such a wonderful school! Plenty of opportunity for children to grow academically and socially. Teachers are outgoing and give all that they can!

- submitted by a parent

April 30, 2015
As with any school you can not control the kids that go there, however this school does not have control of the "bad" kids. I hate the word "bully" but this school has made me understand what most people are talking about. My child is not perfect by any means but on a daily basis we, as parents, here our child complain about bad things including fighting, racist name calling, and that my child's teacher is unable to handle the good kids because of how many bad kids there are. We will be transferring at the end of the year. Worst experience so far at any school.

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August 03, 2013
Byrne is a wonder school! Schools are under immense pressure and don't receive the funding they need, but the principal and teachers are working together along with us as parents to meet these challenges.

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July 10, 2013
Byrne is a great school. Our youngest child is starting next year and our middle child just completed sixth grade last year at Byrne. Schools deal with many complex and tough issues today and the bottom line the teachers and principal are doing a great job with many things they don't have control over. The parent community is one the best in Burnsville.

- submitted by a parent

July 28, 2011
Great school! Fantastic teachers, capable staff, great curriculum. The school does a great job promoting school spirit and pride along with academics.

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June 09, 2011
We have had children at William Byrne for 12 years today was our last day there I cried leaving! The staff is amazing from the receptionist to the janitors, lunch ladies to teachers you can not find a better staff! My advices to any parent get involved! This school has MANY opportunities to get involved and your child will thrive seeing you there! THANK YOU WILLIAM BYRNE FOR BEING SUCH A GREAT SCHOOL!!!

- submitted by a parent

May 19, 2011
We have always had wonderful experiences at William Byne. It is a safe school with a lot of learning opportunity the Magnet Stem curriculum has been fun for our boys.

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February 19, 2011
The teachers talk to the students disrespectfully. When trying to resolve the situations, the teachers become defensive,refuse to speak to the parent and the principal doesn't intervene appropriately. This has happened several times since march 2010 enrollment, which has forced me to initiate a transfer.

- submitted by a parent

August 03, 2007
The staff is excellent, especially the principal and the special education. My son's fourth grade teach was wonderful, too.

- submitted by a parent

May 10, 2006
Wm Byrne is a safe and well run elementary school; many great teachers, declining enrollment, & a more diverse student pop.

- submitted by a parent

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William Byrne Elementary School
11608 River Hills Dr, Burnsville, MN  55337
(952) 707-3500
Last modified William Byrne Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
William Byrne Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 10 reviews. Top