Como Park Senior High School

  • Como Park Senior High School serves 1,291 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Como Park Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Como Park Senior High School's student population of 1,291 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Como Park Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Como Park Senior High School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#1561 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
35%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
33%
11%
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White
20%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.730.54
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Graduation Rate
74%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Paul Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Paul Como Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 493 students
    0.2 miles
    780 Wheelock Pkwy W
    Saint Paul, MN 55117
    (651) 293-8820
    0.2 PK-5 493
  • Saint Paul Early Education Como Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 4 students
    0.2 miles
    780 Wheelock Pkwy W
    Saint Paul, MN 55117
    (651) 293-8820
    0.2 PK 4
  • Saint Paul Crossroads Montessori Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 253 students
    0.6 miles
    543 Front Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55117
    (651) 767-8540
    0.6 PK-5 253
  • Saint Paul Crossroads Science Program Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 299 students
    0.6 miles
    543 Front Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55117
    (651) 767-8540
    0.6 PK-5 299
  • Saint Paul Journeys Secondary School Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12 | 60 students
    0.6 miles
    90 Western Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55102
    (651) 744-1900
    0.6 8-12 60

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