Search Mahtomedi, MN Contract for deed homes. It’s a city in Washington County, Minnesota. The population is 7,676 .
Mahtomedi is considered to be a suburb of St. Paul, and is located between St. Paul and Stillwater.
Mahtomedi was platted in 1883. The city name is from the Dakota for White Bear Lake. A post office was established at Mahtomedi in 1884, and remains in operation today on Wildwood Road.
The top school in Minnesota
Mahtomedi is home to its own school district, which services Dellwood, Grant, Hugo, Mahtomedi, Pine Springs, Willernie, and parts of Lake Elmo, Oakdale, Stillwater, and White Bear Lake:
- Wildwood Elementary (K-2) (commonly referred to as ‘Wildwood’)
- Oscar Henry Anderson Elementary (3-5) (commonly referred to as ‘OHA’, ‘OH’, or ‘OH Anderson’)
- Mahtomedi Middle School (6-8) (commonly referred to as ‘MMS’)
- Mahtomedi Senior High School (9-12) (commonly referred to as ‘MHS’)
- Mahtomedi High School was ranked the best high school in Minnesota in 2013.
In addition to the Mahtomedi Public School District, Mahtomedi also is home to the St. Jude of the Lake School. St. Jude’s is a private catholic school that educates students from kindergarten to fifth grade. It also is the only catholic primary school offering an International Baccalaureate Program in the Midwest.
Half of Century College, a member of the MNSCU system, is located in Mahtomedi. The other half is located in White Bear Lake, which is the mailing address for the college. Century Avenue, which runs north and south, is the dividing line between Washington and Ramsey counties and between White Bear Lake and Mahtomedi. A long footbridge extends between the West Campus and East Campus of Century College.
The school colors of Mahtomedi Senior High School are blue and gold and the mascot is the Zephyr. Mahtomedi is well known for its girls’ and boys’ soccer and also for its high school football team. The girls team won the state championship in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, and 2017. The football team won the state championship in 2005 in an overtime win against the Academy of Holy Angels. On November 5, 2009, Mahtomedi’s Boys Varsity soccer team won its first state championship against Hermantown. The Mahtomedi Zephyr gymnastics team has also won state 10 times, winning their first in 1982. The Zephyr mascot originally came from the 1930s car Lincoln Zephyr. However, the Zephyr mascot currently references Zephyrus, the Greek god of the west wind.