Prospective families are invited to attend an information night.  Learn more about Crossroads Montessori and Science programs, the year-round model, and otehr things that make Crossroads a great place to be. 

    Dates and times are:

    Tuesday February 1, 7:00 pm

    Thursday February 3, 1:00pm

    Friday February 4, 9:00 am


    Please complete THIS FORM to register for a virtual event.

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Tracy Buhl, 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

  • Principal


    Tracy Buhl has served students for 27 years as a classroom teacher, reading instruction specialist, assistant professor and director of student teacher placement, and most recently, as principal for Oakdale Elementary School. She has also worked at several Saint Paul Public Schools sites throughout her career and is excited to return to the SPPS community.



    Crossroads Elementary
    543 Front Ave.
    Saint Paul, MN 55117

    Phone: (651) 767-8540
    Attendance Line:
    (651) 744-4513
    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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