• To request student records - email jean.dunfee@spps.org


    Vento office phones will be answered from 8:00am-4:30pm

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Laura Saatzer, Principal

409 Case Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55130

651-293-8685 | Get Directions

Principal/School Name

360 Colborne Street, Saint Paul, MN, 55102

651-767-8100 | Get Directions

New Resource - Vento Help Meet

  • You and/or your child may log in to a Vento Help Meet by clicking on the Google Meet app on your child's iPad. Use this resource for homework, technology or resources help. Use the following codes to get into the Meet based on the hour you are joining the Meet.

    • 10:00-11:00- Use code: VH10
    • 11:00-12:00 - Use code: VH 11
    • 12:00-1:00 - Use code VH12
    • 1:00-2:00 - Use code VH1
    • 2:00-3:00 - Use code VH2
    • 3:00-4:00 - Use code VH3

    Click here for the information shared at the 2020 Open House  Welcome Video from Staff


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Where academic achievement knows no limits

  • Equity

    Our goal is to eliminate racial disproportionality and predictability of achievement by accelerating the achievement of our lowest performing students and increasing achievement for all students.

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    Vento Elementary School educates every student without exception and without excuse, to standard or above in reading, writing, math and science in preparation for college.

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  • No Excuses University

    Here at Bruce Vento Elementary we believe that every child deserves the opportunity to be educated in a way that prepares them for college.

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School Profile

  • PRINCIPAL Laura Saatzer

    Principal Saatzer has a wide range of experience across the district, serving as a kindergarten teacher, a fifth-grade teacher, and elementary lead math coach before making her way into administration.

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    Bruce F. Vento Elementary
    409 Case Avenue
    Saint Paul, MN 55130
    Phone: 651-293-8685

    Grades: PreK-5
    School Hours:
    9:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.
    Office Hours:
    8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m.

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  • LINK: About MySPPS Bus

  • Bus Transportation Questions Contact Jean at the front desk for bus transportation questions. Call 651-293-8685 between 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

    School Supply Lists


    • Reminder: Call the attendance Line before 9:30 am when your child(ren) will not be in school.

      651-744-3493 : Attendance
      The attendance line is available 24/7!

      School Doors Open at 9:00 a.m.
      Class begins at 9:30 a.m.
      Buses load at 3:55 p.m.