Student Placement Center
Hours
Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri   8:00am - 4:30pm
Thurs   12:00pm - 4:30pm

Mississippi Creative Arts School

Address: 1575 L'Orient St.
Saint Paul, 55117
Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Lydia Kabaka
Enrollment: 571
Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (651) 293-8840
Fax: (651) 293-8843
Email: lydia.kabaka@spps.org
Website: spps.org/mcas
• Visual arts, music, dance and drama are taught on their own and are integrated into core subjects like reading, writing, math and even science.
• Our teachers love what they do, and many are practicing artists themselves.
• Working with our community partners, students can participate in artist residencies, citywide performances and visits to local theaters and museums.
• We are also proud to offer ArtCeleration – an arts acceleration program designed to help students who demonstrate a desire to learn more about a specific art form.
• Students in grades 4 and 5 have the opportunity to learn from licensed art specialists to explore technical skills needed for their preferred art form.
• After-school and recreational opportunities are available in our building and just a short walk away at McDonough Recreation Center.
 
We offer:
Pre-K (full-day) • Discovery Club • Language Academy • Extended Day for Learning (EDL)
 
Regional Magnet School for Areas A, B, C

Quick Facts

Enrollment
571
Students who identify themselves as:
  African American
19 %
  American Indian
0 %
  Asian
55 %
  Caucasian
9 %
  Hispanic
11 %
  Pacific Islander
0 %
  Two or more
6 %
Students in English Language Learning
60 %
Students in Special Education
14 %
Students eligible for Free and Reduced Lunch
89 %
Marker
1575 L'Orient St.
Saint Paul, 55117