• Learn about our school

    Home of the Falcons

    Bernard Black Elementary School is one of 19 enrolling schools in the Roosevelt School District No. 66. It is named after the Reverend Dr. Bernard Black.

    At Bernard Black Elementary school, we hold true to these three values:

    • We will develop curriculum and instructional strategies to incorporate STEAM and create a learning environment that encourages innovative thinking and  promotes a positive growth mindset.
    • We will model, monitor, and enforce student and adult behaviors that contribute to a safe and orderly environment while respecting the rights of others within a diverse community.
    • We will hold high expectations for student achievement and character, and will guide students to make responsible choices for their lives and the learning process.


    School Leadership




Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Pamela Vigil

Ms. Pamela Vigil is the principal of Bernard Black Elementary School.

Assistant Principal



Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor’s in Elementary Education and Special Education Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction with emphasis on ABA Master’s in Ed Leadership

Ms. Karri Starkman

Ms. Karri Starkman is the Assistant Principal of Bernard Black Elementary School.

  • Mission


    We provide innovative instruction in a safe, kind, diverse, and supporting environment.

  • Vision


    Every day we educate to create innovative leaders with a problem-solving mindset to face the challenges of tomorrow.

  • School Hours

    Regular Day: 8:45 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.