Bertha Godfrey Elementary

  









Bertha Godfrey is the lower elementary building in Algona, IA.  It serves the 3 year old preschool, 4 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. 
Bertha Godfrey Elementary
124 N. Main
Algona, IA  50511

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

Pre-School and Kindergarten

Stacy Mueller, Principal

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2016-2017 School Year Information


Kindergarten


4-year-old Preschool
School Supply List - AM Preschool
3-year-old Preschool
School Supply List - AM Preschool
School Supply List - PM Preschool

Upcoming Dates:
Kindergarten Prep
  • Last Day of School will be on May 25th.
Upcoming Dates:
4-Year-Old Preschool
  • Last Day of School will be on May 23rd.  
3-Year-Old Preschool
  • Last Day of School will be on May 23rd.
2017-2018 School Year Information

Kindergarten
Kindergarten registration is available by clicking here.  Students must be five (5)-years-old on or before September 15, 2017, per Iowa Code 282.3.  There is an Iowa Attorney General's Opinion stating no one has discretion to overlook this law.  All students who are planning on attending kindergarten/kindergarten prep next fall need to complete the online registration form.  Students currently attending Kindergarten prep at the Algona CSD do not need to complete this form.  Those needing assistance may contact Penny at Central Administration (515-295-3528) during business hours.

4-year-old Preschool
Registration for the district's 4-year-old preschool program is available by clicking here. Students must be 4 by or on September 15, 2017. There is no tuition charge for 4-year-old preschool at this time because of the statewide preschool grant. However, if the grant is discontinued by the Iowa Department of Education, the district will then charge a tuition fee for 4-year-old preschool. The online registration form must be completed before a child will be considered for preschool placement.


3-year-old Preschool
Registration for the district's 3-year-old preschool program is available by clicking here. Students must be 3 by or on September 15, 2017. There is a tuition charge for 3-year-old preschool, however, tuition assistance is available by contacting the school. The online registration form must be completed before a child will be considered for preschool placement.