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  • Parent Academy Seminars are coming! 

    St Paul Public Schools is excited to offer Parent Academy Seminars at Como Park Senior High School. This Fall Session 2016-17 is designed to provide parents with additional tools and resources on how to navigate the school system to build trustworthy and lasting partnerships between school, parents, and the community.

    CPSHS will offer two seminars this fall, and parents may sign up for one or both of the seminars by contacting Sandy Kestner at 651-744-3997 or or online  All seminars will be offered in English, Spanish, Somali, and Karen. Childcare and a light supper are provided. 

    Seminar #1

    Date: Monday, October 24, 2016

    Title: Exploring College Options

    Description:  This seminar will explore some of the most common post-secondary options that high school students choose today. There are many different options for our students as they explore the options they have after high school. Each student is different and has different needs for his/her careerpath.

    Seminar #2

    Date: Monday, November 7, 2016

    Title: High School-College Entrance Exams: ACT,SAT, and the Accuplacer

    Description: This seminar helps families understand college entrance exams and resources for preparation and planning.


    Where: Como Park Senior High School

    Dinner: 5:30-6:00PM

    Seminar: 6:00-7:45PM



    For more information, call Sandy Kestner   651-744-3997 or e-mail at