Highland Park Middle School - Middle Years International Baccalaureate

975 Snelling Ave. S.
Saint Paul, 55116
Address: 975 Snelling Ave. S.
Saint Paul, 55116
Grades: 6-8
Principal: John Andrastek
Enrollment: 841
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Phone: (651) 293-8950
Fax: (651) 293-8953
Email: john.andrastek@spps.org
Website: spps.org/highlandms
  • As an accredited site for the International Baccaluareate (IB) Middle Years Programme, Highland Park Middle School encourages students to participate in changes taking place throughout the world.
  • We focus on supporting a positive school climate with leadership opportunities for our students through programs like National Junior Honor Society, student council, Where Everybody Belongs (WEB) and Dare 2 Be Real student leadership.
  • Student led clubs include Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA), Black Student Union (BSU), People Unified and Student Environmental Activists.
  • Our WEB program develops 8th grade students as leaders and mentors to our 6th graders by supporting them in a successful transition to middle school.

We offer:

  • World Languages: French, Mandarin, Spanish
  • Extended Day for Learning (EDL)
Community School for Area F2
Programs offered:
  • International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (Areas D, F2)
  • Mandarin Immersion Articulation for Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion
  • Spanish Immersion Articulation from Adams Spanish Immersion, Riverview Spanish/English Dual Immersion, Wellstone Spanish/English Dual Immersion

Quick Facts

Students who identify themselves as:
  African American
19 %
  American Indian
1 %
5 %
39 %
30 %
  Pacific Islander
0 %
  Two or more
6 %
Students in English Language Learning
11 %
Students in Special Education
12 %
Students eligible for Free and Reduced Lunch
47 %