• Families of 3rd,4th & 5th grade students, As we prepare to take the MCA test for the 20-21 school year, we are collecting information to know which students plan to take the test.  Please visit MCA Testing at Crossroads to see more information.

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  • If you plan to pick you child up after school, please review this


    Your family must register for family pick up using this FAMILY PICK UP FORM


    • Students can only load and unload at the Loading Zone  on the WEST SIDE of the parking lot
    • Family members may not enter the building in the morning or afternoon to sign students out
    • Students arriving late will sign their children in right at the front door
    • Students must stay in vehicle until 7:15.  Students may not congregate in fromt of the building
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Melisa Rivera, Principal

543 Front Ave., Saint Paul, MN 55117

(651) 767-8540 | Get Directions

Principal/School Name

360 Colborne Street, Saint Paul, MN, 55102

651-767-8100 | Get Directions

Welcome To Crossroads Elementary

  • Crossroads Science and Montessori are the only year-round schools in the district, with a 45-days-on, 15-days-off schedule. The building houses two schools, one focused on Science and the other teaching using the Montessori approach. More

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Challenged, Trusted and Successful

  • Science School

    Science forms a central component of our curriculum. Crossroads-Science offers an exemplary program of standards-based education with a focus on inquiry-based teaching strategies.

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  • Montessori School

    Montessori is an approach to education with the fundamental belief that a child learns best within a social environment which supports and respects each individual's unique development

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  • Intersession

    Crossroads is the only elementary operating on a year-round calendar. Research indicates most students' performance matches those of traditional calendars while some show marked increases.

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School Profile


    Melisa Rivera has worked for Saint Paul Public Schools (SPPS) for 20 years and brings a wealth of experience in helping our youngest students succeed. She is excited about the two distinct programs at Crossroads where she can use her passion in science and Montessori programming.


    Crossroads Elementary
    543 Front Ave.
    Saint Paul, MN 55117

    Phone: (651) 767-8540
    Attendance Line:
    (651) 744-4513
    Transportation Line: (651) 744-4577
    Fax Line: (651) 312-9003
    Office hours:
    6:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
    School hours:
    7:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
    For school records inquiries, please contact
    the main office.

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