Kirk Morris, Principal

560 Concordia Ave., Saint Paul, MN 55103

651-325-2400 | Get Directions

Principal/School Name

360 Colborne Street, Saint Paul, MN, 55102

651-767-8100 | Get Directions

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Family Involvement

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  • A guide to policy and frequently asked questions.

    Refer to the document above for information regarding the uniform and uniform policy at Mays. Mays welcomes uniform donations of new, or gently used, uniform items. You may bring khaki or navy bottoms, or white or navy polos to the office throughout the school year.

    Family Event Calendar
    This calendar lists the dates and times of events that form the partnership between home and school.
    School Attendance Matters
    Join Mr. Morris for Lunch with the Principal! This is a great opportunity to get to know the school better and meet other parents and guardians. Different topics will be discussed throughout the year.

    Newsletters and Event Fliers
    Library of PDF's for Ben E. Mays newsletters and event fliers.
    The way math has been taught since you were in school may have changed. Check out the Everyday Math link below to bring you up to speed through easy to follow videos for new ways to view math.
    Benjamin E. Mays IB World School supports reading at home. The resources in this section will help you understand what a Reading Level is, provide book lists and give strategies for developing comprehension.
    Family Engagement
    Mays takes seriously the partnership between home and school. The Family Engagement Plan (FEP) and the Grade Level Compacts were designed with input from families to strengthen the bonds between home and school and enrich our students' education.

    PTA News
    The Mays P.T.A. needs your voice, ideas and a little bit of your time. Mays Parent Teacher Association (PTA) is designed to create a better school community through improving communication, deepening knowledge and active participation. We hope to build a strong partnership between home and school.

    Parent Seminars Parent Academy is a parent program held at Benjamin E. Mays IB World School. This year we are able to offer a six week spring program, free to parents. The dates of the meetings will be announced in winter.
    This is a great opportunity to get to know other families at Mays.  Parents get an evening out with other adults - free childcare and a dinner provided. Mays Parent Academy has a history of laughter and involvement. The parents of Mays make Parent Academy at Mays a wonderful experience.