• 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 500 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 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.

    Expectations:
    • 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
    651-748-6700
     
    School Hours: 9:30am - 4:00 pm
    Students will be allowed in the building at 9:25 am
    Office Hours: 8:15 am - 4:15 pm
     
    Phone: 651-748-6900
    Attendance Line: 651-748-6945
    Fax: 651-748-6991
      
    Lisa Gruenewald
    Principal
    651-748-6910
     
    Susi Weldon
    Office Coordinator
    651-748-6701
     
    Laurie Jennings
    Receptionist
    651-748-6900
     
    Konnie Harstad
    School Nurse
    651-748-6915
     
    Jenna Willemarck
    Social Worker
    651-748-6907
     
    Zach Kiekow
    Student Success Coach
    651-748-6951
     
    Ahlam Yuself
    Student Success Coach
    651-748-6951
     
    Lynn Degraw
    Food Service
    651-748-6951
     
    Carol Gustafson
    Adventure Connection Supervisor
    651-748-6998