Perpich Arts High School

No other school like Perpich exists in Minnesota. Perpich Arts High School is a tuition-free, public, residential high school located in Golden Valley which serves students in grades 11-12 from throughout the state of Minnesota. Perpich offers concentrations in six art areas, rigorous and innovative academic curriculum, and a residential hall for students. Our residential hall is free for students who live outside of Hennepin and Ramsey County and live more than 20 miles from campus.

Students apply and audition in their 10th or 11th grade year in one of six arts areas: dance, literary arts, media arts, music, theater, and visual arts. With enrollment limited to 310 students, the school offers the benefit of learning in a small community while allowing students to take advantage of the extensive arts resources in the Twin Cities metro area.

Perpich Arts High School is part of Perpich Center for Arts Education, the dedicated state agency supporting arts education for Minnesota. Our mission is to provide all Minnesota students the opportunity to develop, enhance, and integrate their artistic and academic abilities to their highest potential.

Now that you’ve heard about Perpich Arts High School, could this be the right place for you to complete your high school career? We offer a full arts program of studio arts and performing arts. If you are interested in learning more about Perpich Arts High School, please contact:

Anne Johnson Admissions, Perpich Arts High School Office: 763.279.4195 Toll Free: 1.800.657.3515