Laura MacArthur is a community elementary school providing 21st Century classrooms and facilities, experienced teaching staff and excellent educational programs. Our school community strives to provide high achievement for all and a welcoming environment for everyone.
ISD 709 elementary schools provide:
  • Free All Day, Every Day Kindergarten
  • 90 minutes reading plus 30 minutes writing each day
  • 70 minutes math plus 10 minutes facts/computation fluency in grades 2-5
  • Art, Music, Phy.Ed.
  • Advanced academic opportunities and comprehensive interventions to boost reading and math skills
  • Guidance and support to help students learn responsibility, citizenship and respect
  • Parent and community partnerships to support education
Principal:  Nathan Glockle
School Secretary:  Nancy Elmore
Address:  720 North Central Avenue, Duluth, MN 55807
Phone:  218-336-8900
Fax:  218-336-8904

The Minnesota Department of Education invited Nathan Glockle, principal at Laura MacArthur Elementary, to travel to Washington DC in June to showcase the excellent work he and his staff have done to improve student achievement under their School Improvement Grant (SIG).