Area high school students looking to immerse themselves in the arts, need look no further than the Perpich Center for…More Arts Education, (also known as Arts High School). The school is a tuition-free, public high school open to 11th and 12th grade Minnesota residents.
Arts High School students take part in a rigorous academic program and receive intense coursework focused in six art areas: dance, literary arts, media arts, music, theater, and visual arts. Students have to select one of those programs as their primary focus of study. The graduates of Arts High School have gone on to win prestigious awards, and work at such places as the Cartoon Network and Saturday Night Live. Dorms are also available at the school for students who live far from campus.
Robbinsdale Cooper High School 8230 47th Ave N, New Hope, MN55428 Robbinsdale Cooper High School is a senior high school serving students who reside in Golden Valley. Cooper became an…More International Baccalaureate School in July 1998, and it offers the IB Middle Years and International Baccalaureate programs, along with a wide variety of courses and curricula suited to the needs of all its students. It offers a comprehensive fine arts and music program, as well as many extra-curricular activities, including many athletic programs. Cooper students and alumni are referred to as Hawks, after the school's mascot.
Robbinsdale Armstrong High School 10635 36th Ave N, Plymouth, MN55441 Named after the first person to walk on the moon, Robbinsdale Neil A. Armstrong Senior High School serves students from…More Golden Valley, Robbinsdale, Crystal, New Hope and, of course, Plymouth. The school offers core subjects, technology education, physical education and the fine arts. Newsweek ranked the school #800 in their "List of the 1500 Top High Schools in America," and the American Music Conference has ranked Armstrong as one of the "100 Best Communities for Music Education." The school's athletic programs have made it to state competitions on many occasions.
Perpich Center for Arts Education Soccer Field 6125 Olson Memorial Hwy, Golden Valley, MN55422 In the shadows of the Perpich Center for Arts Education sits a wide open field that children or soccer enthusiasts of…More all ages can enjoy. The soccer field is 1.5 acres in size, has plenty of available parking, a portable restroom and a drinking fountain on-site. When not being used for soccer, students from Arts High School go there for outdoor recreation.