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Wednesday:12pm - 4:30pm
 
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Phalen Lake Hmong Studies Magnet
1089 Cypress St
St Paul, MN 55106

Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Catherine Rich
Enrollment: 685
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Phone: (651) 293-8935
Fax: (651) 293-8978
Email: Catherine.Rich@spps.org
Website: phalen.spps.org

Open House

February 09, 2015 8:30pm-3:00pm

Zoo Siab Tos Txais! Our school offers all students the opportunity to develop skills to actively contribute to today’s multicultural society. Our students explore the culture, language, history, folklore, art, literature and traditions of many cultures with a special focus on the Hmong people. Phalen Lake students and staff incorporate personalized learning through technology into daily lessons, projects and curriculum. Phalen Lake believes students must use, learn and interact with technology to positively contribute to our growing digital world and become global citizens.

* Serves Area C (EAST of 35E)

Pathway: Phalen Lake > Battle Creek Middle > Harding

Quick Facts
Enrollment685
Students who identify themselves as American Indian.7%
Students who identify themselves as Asian American83.4%
Students who identify themselves as African American4.1%
Students who identify themselves as Hispanic American10.1%
Students who identify themselves as Caucasian American1.8%
Percentage of Students in English Language Learning85.7%
Percentage of Students in Special Education8%
Percentage of Students eligible for Free and Reduced Lunch91.4%
Percentage of Students Proficient in the 2013 MCA II for Grade 3 reading test24%
Percentage of Students Proficient in the 2013 MCA II for Grade 3 math test25%
Percentage of Students Proficient in the 2013 MCA II for Grade 4 reading test11%
Percentage of Students Proficient in the 2013 MCA II for Grade 4 math test40%
Percentage of students making moderate to high growth in math83%
Percentage of Students Proficient in the 2013 MCA II for Grade 5 reading test45%
Percentage of Students Proficient in the 2013 MCA II for Grade 5 math test53%
Percentage of students making moderate to high growth in math82%
Percentage of Students Proficient in the 2013 MCA II for Grade 5 science test26%
Student assessment data -- Spring 2014.
Student demographic data – Fall 2014.
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Programs & Activities
Regional & District Magnets
  • Hmong Studies
Kindergarten Options
  • All-day Kindergarten
After School Offerings
  • Served by Discovery Club Hub