Bertha Godfrey Elementary


Bertha Godfrey is the lower elementary building in Algona, IA.  It serves the three-year-old preschool, four-year-old preschool, kindergarten prep, and kindergarten.  We currently have 48 students in 3 year old preschool, 84 students in 4 year old preschool, 36 students in Kindergarten Prep, and 105 students in Kindergarten.    We have implemented the Professional Learning Communities (PLC) concept at each grade level.  The teachers focus on implementing the core and creating "What I Need" (WIN) groups based on data currently using reading instruction.  Our students are a part of the school to business partnerships between elementary classrooms and area businesses and organizations. This program focuses on six career pathways – nature, helping, health, creative, building & technology, and business. 

Preschool and Kindergarten Roundup for the 2019-2020 school year

Please use the links below to register for Preschool and Kindergarten/Kindergarten Prep. If you need any assistance registering, please call Central Administration at (515)295-3528.

Bertha Godfrey Elementary
124 N. Main
Algona, IA  50511

Phone:  515-295-3586
Fax:  515-295-5328

Pre-School and Kindergarten

Brad Sudol, Principal

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Kindergarten/Kindergarten Prep

To be eligible for Kindergarten, students need to be 5 by September 15, 2019.

3 Year Old Pre-school

To be eligible for our three-year-old preschool program, students need to be 3 by September 15, 2019.

4 Year Old Pre-School

To be eligible for our four-year-old preschool program, students need to be 4 by September 15, 2019.