Central Senior (9-12)

  • Community School: Area F1
    Regional Magnet: International Baccalaureate (IB)
    District Magnet: French Immersion
    District Magnet: German Immersion

    Grades: 9-12
    Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Website: spps.org/central

    • Our school is an International Baccalaureate (IB) school and offers the Diploma Programme and the Middle Years Programme.
    • These programs, along with Quest and Advanced Placement classes, help students to develop critical thinking skills.
    • Students can receive college credit while still in high school through College in the Schools and PSEO (Post-Secondary Education Opportunities).
    • Central offers six languages with continuing programs for French and German immersion.
    • College readiness opportunities include Upward Bound, College Possible, AVID and the African American Male Initiative.
    • Career preparation opportunities include computer science and industrial arts, the construction trades pathway, auto mechanics, broadcast journalism and audio production.
    • We value orchestra, band, choir and our winning robotics team.
    • Students can explore their interests with debate and speech teams, a thriving drama board and clubs for language and culture, anime, art, politics, biking and more.

    We Offer:

    • World Languages: French, German, Latin, Russian, Spanish
    • AVID
    • University of Minnesota courses
  • Address: 275 N. Lexington Pkwy.

    Transportation Area:

    • Community School: Area F1
    • International Baccalaureate (IB): Area C-West, E, F1
    • French Immersion: Area A-F1/F2
    • German Immersion: Area A-F1/F2