Please join us at the Annual Meeting of the Members!

When: Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Where: Saint Paul Public Schools District Headquarters, 360 Colborne St., Saint Paul, MN, Auditoriums D & E

We invite all members to join us for the election of SPTRFA Trustees, as well as reports on membership, revenues and expenditures, and investments.


  • Important Notice: If you have not received your Fiscal Year End June 2016 Member Annual Statement, please contact us at info@sptrfa.org or by calling 651-642-2550.
  • Please note that for future mailings your address must be correct in the Saint Paul Public Schools Employee Self Service Portal.

The Retirement office will be closed on Monday, January 16, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Regular office hours are 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday.
Call 651-642-2550 to speak with our counselors who can help you with general or specific plan questions.


Attention Retirees – Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) letters were mailed Friday December 30, 2016. The COLA increase for 2017 will be 1% over your current benefit.  

1099-R forms for tax year 2016 will be postmarked by or before January 30, 2017.

2017 Direct Deposit Schedule
January 3 July 3
February 1 August 1
March 1 September 1
April 3 October 2
May 1 November 1
June 1 December 1

Thinking of Retiring in 2016-2017?

If you are retiring at the end of school year 2016-2017, we strongly encourage you to meet with us prior to submitting SPTRFA application documents.

Before your appointment gain an understanding of the pension benefit application process using the links below:

Review SPTRFA Retirement Application
Read an easy to follow checklist explaining the retirement process

Important Reminder: You must complete all SPTRFA Retirement Application paperwork and provide the required documentation prior to receiving your pension benefit.