Location: 1212 Fairfax Dr. Bellevue, NE 68005
Grades Served: PK-6
History: In 1962, developer, civic leader, elected official, and philanthropist R. Joe Dennis named a three-phase housing development Birchcrest. The Bellevue Board of Education voted in March 1962 to buy land in the development to build a school for its residents. They liked the name of the development and selected it for Birchcrest Elementary School, which was constructed in two phases in 1963 and 1964.
School Mascot: Birchcrest Tigers
School Colors: Royal Blue and Orange
School Purpose: To promote academic success and personal growth for all students.
Principal: Ronald Oltman