Saint Paul Public Schools provides great schools in every neighborhood in Saint Paul. Whether you choose a Community School near your home or enroll in a Regional or District Magnet school, there is an elementary school in Saint Paul Public Schools that is just right for your child. We encourage you to consider several schools, then visit each for a personal experience. Many schools have regular tours. Call to see when you can stop by.
If you have specific questions, contact the Student Placement Center at 651-632-3760.
Community Schools offer a comprehensive elementary academic program based on the district’s standard curriculum. They may also offer additional academic opportunities such as enrichment programs or content specialists. NOTE: English Learner (EL) services and Special Education services are available at all schools though at different levels depending on the school.
Regional/District Magnet Schools offer students instruction in the district’s core curriculum, but around a specialized learning program or course of study that appeals to the varied interests of our students. In general, students “articulate” (transition) from kindergarten all they way through grade 12. Offerings vary by school. NOTE: English Learner (EL) services and Special Education services are available at all schools though at different levels depending on the school.