Student Placement Center
Hours
Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri   8:00am - 4:30pm
Thurs   12:00pm - 4:30pm

Benjamin E. Mays IB World School (International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme)

Address: 560 Concordia Ave.
Saint Paul, 55103
Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Dr. Kenneth Turner
Enrollment: 418
Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Phone: (651) 325-2400
Fax: (651) 325-2401
Email: kenneth.turner@spps.org
Website: spps.org/mays
• Our school is an authorized International Baccalaureate (IB)/Primary Years Programme school.
• The IB/PYP program strives to help students develop an international perspective and become productive global citizens through challenging instruction.
• Specialist teachers help students explore their world through Spanish, physical education, art, science and more.
• We are a partner school of the Saint Paul Promise Neighborhood.
• Students can learn beyond the school day with Freedom Schools Express twice a week.
• IB showcase nights are held for every grade level and ends with the fifth grade exhibition.
 
We offer:
Pre-K (full-day) • Discovery Club • Extended Day for Learning (EDL) • Community Education after-school programs
(fee-based)

Regional Magnet School for Areas A, B, C, E, F

Quick Facts

Enrollment
418
Students who identify themselves as:
  African American
67 %
  American Indian
0 %
  Asian
13 %
  Caucasian
6 %
  Hispanic
6 %
  Pacific Islander
0 %
  Two or more
8 %
Students in English Language Learning
22 %
Students in Special Education
24 %
Students eligible for Free and Reduced Lunch
84 %
Marker
560 Concordia Ave.
Saint Paul, 55103