Perpich Arts High School Awards and Recognition

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Perpich Arts High School:

  • was one of only three schools in the state to achieve 100% graduation in 2014.

  • received The Midwestern Regional Award for Excellence and Innovation, in part for the high school's exemplary programming in arts education, from The College Board in 2013.

  • has a member of the faculty, Mary Harding, who has served on the National Coalition for Core Arts Standards (along with a colleague from Perpich Outreach, Jeremy Holien).

2018 Class Stats

  • 95.4% graduated
  • 89% are planning postsecondary education
  • $3.37 million in scholarships and grants offered
  • One student named National Merit Commended Scholar
  • 22% of class graduated with honors (3.6 GPA or better)
  • 3.25 average GPA of 2018-2019 applicants
  • 25% to 30% of graduates continue to pursue their art

Award News

Check out Perpich News to learn about recent awards won by the Perpich Center, its student, staff and faculty.