• Richardson Elementary

    About Our School

    Our role at Richardson Elementary School is to develop citizens who can effectively and constructively function in an ever-changing democratic society. Richardson Elementary is nestled in a residential area of North St. Paul, Minnesota and houses approximately 646 students in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade. Our staff works hard to instill pride, responsibility, and a love of learning in each of our students. We teach our students to function independently and responsibly in the community.
    We will:
    • Provide a challenging and enriched curriculum allowing for individual differences, and to maximize each student's potential.
    • Encourage positive self-concept and respect for others.
    • Guide students toward skills necessary to think, reason, evaluate and function independently and responsibly.
    • Instill a desire for learning and discovering now, and in the future.
    • Continue to develop professionally and grow towards excellence.

    Richardson Elementary School Rules:
    • Keep hands, feet, and objects to yourself.
    • Use the appropriate voice level and courteous language.
    • Follow directions from all adults.
    • Be accurate and truthful in words and actions.
    • Behave and move in an orderly and safe manner.
    • Be prepared and participate in your learning.
    • Treat others the way you want to be treated.
    • Always try your best.
    • Have fun and be safe.

    • Positive Attitude: I will feel good about myself and others.
    • Self-Control: I will manage my body and my language and encourage others to do the same.
    • Respect: I will treat myself, others, and property with respect.
    • Responsibility: I will demonstrate responsibility through positive behavior.
    • Cooperation: I will cooperate with others for the success of everyone.
    • Personal Best/Success: I will strive for my personal best/success at all times.
  • Contact Us

    Richardson Elementary
    2400 17th Ave East
    North St. Paul MN 55109
    School Hours
    9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Students will be
    allowed in the building at 9:20 a.m.
    Office Hours
    8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Attendance Line
    Melissa Houde
    Sai Thao
    Associate Administrator
    Susi Weldon
    Office Coordinator
    Laurie Jennings