Turtle Lake Elementary School

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1141 Leepak Ct

Saint Paul, MN 55126

(651) 621-7700

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 998

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Turtle Lake Elementary School

We moved here because of the schools this neighborhood is assigned. Yes, we were that thorough. My son is now at Mounds View High School. Turtle Lake laid the foundation for his success. Such a warm, welcoming place. Extremely dedicated teachers. I can't say enough good things about Sandy Collins and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/04/14

Turtle Lake is an incredible school. It is a joy as a parent to watch my children be so excited about learning. The teachers are fantastic and they are always looking for ways to make it even better, so it just keeps improving. We know so many families that have moved to this school or switched from ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/12/14

Turtle Lake is a wonderful school. I know many families that moved into the area specifically for the school. Parents are involved. Teachers rally together to ensure kids who are struggling catch up, and kids who need more challenging material are given it. My 2nd grader is "behind" and there is a whole ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/06/14

I have three children in Turtle Lake, all at different levels of academic strength . TL has been able to adapt or challenge all of my kids to meet their needs. The involvement with parents and the community is outstanding. We moved into this school district for the great schools and we continue to be ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/16/14

Turtle was an excellent school, that is the entire reason my husband and I moved to the area. With test scores falling, poor leadership and increased enrollment, the school is taking a downward turn. Their test scores continue to drop. three years ago they were ranked as #12 in the state. Our children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/01/14

Big school, big goals, big achievement! Turtle Lake has been so helpful with our gifted son by challenging him in advanced reading and math classes. It's a large school, yet friendly. International in scope and attendance. Wide variety of specialty classes and activities. Zoned in the higher income areas ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/31/14

I have had 4 children go throught this school. The only problem I saw was old teachers waiting out their time to retire and we lost young enthuiastic teachers due to cuts. Other than that it is a great school! 10/10 for academic probably the highest parent involvement of any school i have seen.

Posted by a parent on 02/13/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Turtle Lake Elementary School

MCA-II* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Turtle Lake Elementary School
Mounds View Public School District
* In 2011-2012 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10, and math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Saint Paul schools — Turtle Lake Elementary School is located at 1141 Leepak Ct, Saint Paul MN 55126. 1141 Leepak Ct is in the 55126 ZIP code in Saint Paul, MN The school district for Turtle Lake Elementary School is the Mounds View Public School District. Turtle Lake Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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