Creative Arts Secondary School

Tel: (651)292-3480
  • Creative Arts Secondary School serves 406 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Creative Arts Secondary School operates within the St. Paul Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 406 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students406 students
Creative Arts Secondary School Total Students (2014-2015)
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Creative Arts Secondary School Total Teachers (2014-2015)
Students by GradeCreative Arts Secondary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
Creative Arts Secondary School Student Teacher Ratio (2014-2015)
American Indian
2%
2%
Creative Arts Secondary School American Indian Students (2014-2015)
Asian
21%
6%
Creative Arts Secondary School Asian Students (2014-2015)
Hispanic
17%
9%
Creative Arts Secondary School Black Students (2014-2015)
Black
32%
10%
Creative Arts Secondary School Black Students (2014-2015)
White
22%
69%
Creative Arts Secondary School White Students (2014-2015)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Creative Arts Secondary School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCreative Arts Secondary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.780.51
Creative Arts Secondary School Diversity Score (2014-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
69%
31%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%

District Comparison

  • St. Paul Public School District's student population of 37,851 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,956 is higher than the state average of $12,795. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,628 is higher than the state average of $13,079. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District NameSt. Paul Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
98
2
Number of Students Managed37,851522
St. Paul Public School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$648 MM$7 MM
St. Paul Public School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$674 MM$7 MM
St. Paul Public School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$16,956$12,795
St. Paul Public School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$17,628$13,079
St. Paul Public School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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