Txuj Ci HMong Language and Culture Lower Campus - Hmong/English Dual Immersion (PreK-4)

1089 Cypress St.
Saint Paul, 55106
Address: 1089 Cypress St.
Saint Paul, 55106
Grades: PreK-5
Principal: May Lee Xiong
Enrollment: 662
Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (651) 293-8935
Fax: (651) 293-8978
Email: may.lee.xiong@spps.org
Website: spps.org/phalenlake
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  • Through our Hmong two-way dual language immersion program, students strive to think, communicate, create, and thrive in two languages. Academic subjects are taught in both Hmong and English.
  • Through our Hmong Studies Program, students develop cultural competency by exploring the culture, language, history, folklore, art, literature and traditions of many cultures, focusing on Hmong culture.
  • Our students enrich their learning through art, science, theater, culture class and physical education.
  • With a vibrant Hmong community in the Twin Cities, Hmong is a language that you don't have to travel far to use.
  • Our Hmong dual language immersion program is open to all students who want to be bilingual.

We offer:

  • Hmong Dual Language PreK (full day)
  • Language Academy
  • Discovery Club (fee-based, off-site)
  • Extended Day for Learning (EDL)


District Magnet serving A, B, C, D, E, F


Quick Facts

Students who identify themselves as:
  African American
3 %
  American Indian
0 %
90 %
1 %
4 %
  Pacific Islander
0 %
  Two or more
2 %
Students in English Language Learning
69 %
Students in Special Education
7 %
Students eligible for Free and Reduced Lunch
83 %