St. Louis Park, located in district 283, has schools that are dedicated to instilling hard work, strong academics, and ethical values for each and every one of its students. St. Louis Park Public Schools is a nationally recognized suburban public school district serving approximately 4,590 students. The district includes four elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. Additionally, the district services a Spanish Immersion school, a two-way dual-language program, which provides elementary students with an education in a bilingual language environment.
As a fully accredited International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Program (PYP), Susan Lindgren Elementary School strives to practice the IB Learner Profile and Attitudes. They provide a complete curriculum, including reading, math, science, social studies, the arts, physical education, and foreign language. The school also focuses on different forms of learning in order to give each student the opportunity to succeed in their unique styles. Susan Lindgren achieves a healthy and safe school community that parents are encouraged to be involved in.
St. Louis Park Middle School is a school that offers a hometown feel that its students are excited to be a part of. With close to one thousand students, this schools offers a complete program that allows its students to achieve academic success and preparation for high school. The school also highly values extracurricular activities, as they offer a wide variety of athletic programs and additional clubs.
St. Louis Park High School was ranked by Newsweek as number 290 in their “List of the 1,500 Top High Schools in America.” In 2001, the high school began participation in the International Baccalaureate program. Over the years, St. Louis Park High School has received 40 state titles within its wide variety of sports programs.
St. Louis Park offers several private schools options. One notable private school is Benilde-St. Margaret’s School. Benilde-St. Margaret’s School is a distinguished Catholic, college-preparatory school. They enroll students in both junior and senior high. The private school provides a stretching academic program that includes faith, growth, and development.