Community Partners

Students outside at lakeMendota Elementary School benefits from the support of many partners who help expand students’ learning opportunities. Partners include:

Mendota Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) — Mendota PTA works hard to raise money to ensure Mendota students have after-school enrichment classes, field trips, technology equipment, media materials and more.

360 Communities
— 360 Communities has worked in collaboration with school districts since 1992 to improve student success including improved grades, increased attendance and increased parent involvement. 360 Communities' school-based Family Support Workers develop a trusted relationship with families and lead parents to create a home environment that encourages learning and promotes increased parental involvement in school. Learn more about Mendota's Family Support Worker.

Dodge Nature Center
 — The Thomas Irvine Dodge Nature Center is an environmental education and habitat restoration organization located on 322 acres in the heart of West St. Paul and Mendota Heights. Dodge works with schools in District 197 to provide students with environmental-based education.

Mendota appreciates the volunteer services and other means of support from:


Learn more about School District 197's Community Partners.