Welcome to Highland Park Senior High School

Highland Park Senior High School is an authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) world school. We offer a full rigorous academic experience for all of our students to develop their personal, emotional and social skills to live, learn and work in a rapidly globalizing world. Highland Senior is the only SPPS high school in which all ninth and tenth grade students participate in the IB Middle Years Program (MYP); and IB Diploma classes are open to all students in grades 11-12. We provide a safe, supportive and structured learning environment for our diverse student body.  We proudly host the district's high school Spanish Immersion program as well as the Capitol Hill articulation for gifted and talented students. Our reasonably sized, supportive learning environment makes it easy for students to build relationships with teachers, coaches, and their classmates who share their interests.  Extensive electives in music, theatre, dance, Project Lead the Way, world languages, visual arts, AVID, agriculture, and engineering challenge our students.  Clubs, activities, and athletics further enhance our student’s experiences. We are proud to offer a world class education in a nurturing urban environment. Learn more...

World class education in a nurturing urban environment

International Baccalaureate (IB)

The IB Diploma Program provides a rigorous college preparatory course of studies. It provides a rigorous, inquiry based, internationally-minded, and holistic approaches preparing students for college course work.

News and Updates

HPSH News features all the latest school news along with shout-outs to fellow students and staff. In addition, a school and athletic calendar along with helpful education resources and links are also available.

School Profile

Our Principal

I am Dr. Winston H. Tucker, the proud principal of Highland Park Senior High School. I have worked in SPPS since 1989. Prior to becoming principal at Highland Park I was principal at Murray Junior High School for nine years. I've also taught Social Studies and Humanities and served as an Assistant Principal, all in the Saint Paul School District.

Contact Us

Highland Park Senior High School
1015 Snelling Ave S
St Paul, MN 55116

Grades: 9-12

School Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Phone: 651-293-8940

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