Click on the subjects below to learn more about resources in the neighborhood.

Libraries

    The following are three nearby branches of the St. Paul Public Library. More information on the library can be found at http://www.stpaul.lib.mn.us/

    Highland Park Branch
    1074 Ford Parkway
    651-695-3700

    Central Library
    90 West 4th Street
    651-266-7000

    Merriam Park Branch
    1831 Marshall Avenue
    651-642-0385

    Post Offices within and near the Macalester-Groveland neighborhood:

    Industrial
    1430 Concordia Avenue

    Kortes Supermarket
    1326 Randolph Avenue

    Elway
    1715 7th Street West

    For emergencies and crimes in progress, call 911.
    For non-emergencies, call 651-291-1111.

    St. Paul Police Headquarters/Central District
    367 Grove Street

    Western District
    389 Hamline Avenue

    Eastern District
    722 Payne Avenue

     

    The Macalester-Groveland neighborhood is home to two recreation centers which are operated by the City of St. Paul's Parks and Recreation Department.

    Edgcumbe Rec. Center
    320 South Griggs Street
    651-695-3711

    Click here for Edgcumbe news, updates, hours and programming information.

    Groveland Rec. Center
    2045 St. Clair Avenue
    651-695-3714

    Click here for hours and programming information.

    The following list contains the childcare centers and licensed family childcare locations within the boundaries of Macalester-Groveland. If you know of any additional resources that should be on this list, please call 651-695-4000.

    Centers:

    A Child's View
    433 Cleveland Avenue South
    651-690-0236
    www.achildsview.com

    College Nannies and Tutors
    1612 Randolph Avenue
    (651) 209-3095
    www.collegenannies.com

    Crocus Hill Academy (just outside the neighborhood) 
    6 weeks to 5 years
    877 Jefferson Avenue
    Saint Paul, MN 55102
    (651) 230-4889
    www.crocushillacademy.com

    Kinderberry Hill
    1457 Grand Avenue
    651-690-0692

    Jean Lyle Children's Center (just outside of the neighborhood)
    Preschool & Kindergarten
    130 Howell Ave. N.
    651-695-1243
    www.jeanlyle.org

    La Petite Academy
    1770 Grand Avenue
    651-690-2255
    www.lapetite.com

    Macalester-Plymouth Preschool
    1658 Lincoln Avenue
    651-698-5472
    www.macalester-plymouth.org

    Mis Amigos Spanish Immersion Preschool
    435 Hamline Avenue South
    952-935-5588
    www.misamigospreschool.com

    Nativity Early Learning Center
    1900 Wellesley Avenue
    651-696-5437
    www.nativity-mn.org

    The Newman School
    768 Hamline Avenue South, St. Paul, MN 55116

     

    S'more Fun
    Groveland Recreation Center
    2021 St. Clair Avenue
    651-298-5315

    Sunny Hollow Montessori
    225 Cleveland Avenue South
    651-690-2307

    University of St. Thomas Child Development Center

    2115 Summit Avenue
    651-962-5040
    www.stthomas.edu/CHILDDEVELOPMENT

    Licensed Family Childcare Providers:

    Ann Clark
    936 St. Clair Ave
    651-298-0031

    Anne Scheller
    1357 Berkeley Ave.
    651-690-3848

    Deb Scott
    1245 Jefferson Ave
    651-698-5427

    Jennifer's Wee Care
    1459 Jefferson Avenue
    St. Paul, MN 55105
    651-695-1566
    jennifersweecare@hotmail.com

    Kathy Ames
    1735 Palace Ave
    651-698-3307

    Lisa Reynolds
    1201 Goodrich Ave
    651-690-0320

    Shelly Kirchoff
    1345 Berkeley Ave
    651-698-7032

    Tamra King
    1478 Goodrich Ave
    651-695-0449

    Turtle Tales
    1409 Jefferson
    651-690-0341

    Yvonne Lauren
    1252 Juliet Ave
    651-699-8450

    Though not in the Macalester-Groveland neighborhood, here are other popular childcare services:

    The Little School
    1795 Ford Parkway
    651-690-5110
    http://www.thelittleschoolsaintpaul.com/

    KidsPark
    525 N. Pelham Blvd.
    651-603-0144
    www.kidsparkdropin.org

    St. Paul Jewish Community Center
    1375 St. Paul Ave.
    St. Paul, MN 55116
    651-698-0751
    www.stpauljcc.org

    Highland Catholic School (3yrs -8th Grade)
    2017 Bohland Avenue
    Saint Paul, MN 55116
    651-690-2477

    St. Paul's District 14 includes the following Public Schools. To learn more about the St. Paul Public School District, visit http://www.spps.org/.

    Groveland Park Elementary School
    2045 St. Clair Avenue
    St. Paul, MN, 55105
    (651) - 293-8760

    Ramsey Junior High School
    1700 Summit Avenue
    St. Paul, MN, 55105
    (651) - 293-8860

    Randolph Heights Elementary School
    348 S. Hamline Avenue
    St. Paul, MN, 55105
    (651) - 293-8780
    Private and Parochial schools

    Following are non-public schools frequently attended by Macalester-Groveland residents. Schools listed may or may not be located within the Macalester-Groveland boundaries.

    Highland Catholic School (3yrs - 8th Grade)
    2017 Bohland Avenue
    Saint Paul, MN 55116
    651-690-2477

    Friends School of Minnesota (K-8)
    1365 Englewood Ave.
    St. Paul, MN 55104
    (651) 917-0636

    Visitation School (K-6)

    2455 Visitation Drive
    Mendota Heights, MN
    651-683-1700

    Holy Spirit School (K-8)

    1406 Randolph Avenue
    St. Paul, MN 55116
    651-698-2451

    Laura Jeffrey Academy (5-8 girls)
    1550 Summit Ave
    St Paul, MN 55105
    (651) 414-6000

    Cretin-Derham Hall High School
    550 S Albert St
    St Paul, MN 55116
    (651) 690-2443

    Visitation School (7-12 girls)
    2455 Visitation Drive
    Mendota Heights, MN
    651-699-1311

    IHM St. Luke's School (K-8)
    1065 Summit Avenue
    St. Paul, MN 55105
    651-224-4836

    Summit School (7-12)
    1712 Randolph Avenue
    St. Paul, MN 55105
    651-698-7233

    Lubavich Learning Center (K-8)

    1758 Ford Parkway
    St. Paul, MN 55116
    651-698-0556

    St. Paul Academy & Summit School (K-6)
    1150 Goodrich Avenue
    St. Paul, MN 55105
    651-698-2451

    Mounds Park Academy (K-12)
    2051 Larpenteur Avenue East
    Maplewood, MN
    651-777-2555

    St. Thomas Academy (K-6)
    949 Mendota Height Road
    Mendota Heights, MN
    651-683-1700

    Nativity of Our Lord School (K-8)

    1900 Stanford Avenue
    St. Paul, MN 55105
    651-683-1700

    St. Thomas Academy (7-12 boys)
    949 Mendota Height Road
    Mendota Heights, MN
    651-454-4570

    St. Francis - St. James United School (K-8)
    426 Osceola Avenue
    St. Paul, MN 55105
    651-228-1167

    Talmud-Torah of St. Paul (K-8)
    768 Hamline Avenue South
    St. Paul, MN 55116
    651-698-8807

    Jean Lyle Children's Center
    Preschool & Kindergarten
    130 Howell Ave. N.
    651-695-1243
    www.jeanlyle.org

    University of Saint Thomas
    Neighborhood Relations
    Amy Gage, Neighborhood Liaison
    651-962-6123, agage@stthomas.edu
    www.stthomas.edu/neighbors 

    The office of the St. Paul neighborhood liaison offers ways for students, faculty, staff and neighbors to connect with a variety of internal and external resources. This web page offers a series of links to electronic information that may be helpful. Should you have any questions, desire more in-depth information, or simply want to express a concern, please contact them.

    Macalester College
    The High Winds Fund
    651-696-6552
    highwinds@macalester.edu
    www.macalester.edu/highwinds/

    The mission of the Fund is to maintain and improve the beauty, serenity, and security of the area surrounding the campus of Macalester College. The High Winds office acts as Macalester’s liaison to neighbors of the College and to local government representatives.  The Fund is engaged in numerous partnerships which support the livability of the neighborhoods surrounding the campus, often providing direct financial support in addition to management leadership. Macalester College is a unique institution – a nationally respected liberal arts college in the heart of a thriving urban environment.  The High Winds Fund helps to support and improve that critical environment for the benefit of Macalester’s students, faculty, staff, and neighbors.

    Other nearby colleges/universities:

    Saint Catherine University
    Saint Paul Campus
    2004 Randolph Ave.
    St. Paul, MN 55105
    651-690-6000

    Concordia University
    1282 Concordia Avenue
    St. Paul, MN 55104
    651-641-8278

    Hamline University
    1536 Hewitt Ave
    St Paul, MN 55104
    (651) 523-2800

    Saint Paul College
    235 Marshall Ave
    St Paul, MN 55102
    (651) 846-1600