Student Placement Center
The Student Placement Center building is closed to reduce the spread of COVID. We are able to serve you remotely. Please see below for details.
Mon, Tues, Wed,Thur   8:00am - 4:30pm
Fri 8:00am - 12:00pm

Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion Academy

Address: 1845 Sheridan Ave.
Saint Paul, 55116
Grades: K-5
Principal: Bobbie Johnson
Enrollment: 373
Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (651) 744-4770
• Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion Academy is one of the top-performing elementary schools in Minnesota.
• Our school provides challenging instruction in Mandarin across all core subjects, including Chinese language
arts, math and writing.
• Students become fluent in Mandarin Chinese and develop skills at or beyond standards set for English-only
• Kindergarten and first grade students are taught predominantly in Mandarin. Students in grades 2-5 receive
most of their instruction in Mandarin, but also receive 50 minutes of English language arts instruction daily.
• All students are immersed in Chinese cultural events.
• Uniforms are required.
We offer:
Discovery Club • Extended Day for Learning (EDL) • Community Education after-school programs (fee-based)
District Magnet School for Areas A, B, C, D, E, F

Quick Facts

Students who identify themselves as:
  African American
8 %
  American Indian
0 %
32 %
29 %
9 %
  Pacific Islander
0 %
  Two or more
23 %
Students in English Language Learning
25 %
Students in Special Education
3 %
Students eligible for Free and Reduced Lunch
29 %
1845 Sheridan Ave.
Saint Paul, 55116