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Shaw Visual and Performing Arts School (VPA)

Information Updated March 2021
  • Grades Pre-K-5
  • 363 Students
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Address
5329 Columbia Avenue
St. Louis MO, 63139
 
This school is wheelchair accessible

COVID Contingency*

Attendance Options
In-Person Learning:
 Yes
100% Virtual Learning:
 Yes
Blended Learning:
 No
Attendance Adjustment Options Undefined
School Provided Laptop or Tablet
 Yes
School's Learning Plan Visit School Website
*This information is subject to change.

  

School Hours

Core School Hours 9:20am - 4:17pm
Before School Care
 No
After School Care
 No

  

Transportation

School Bus
 Yes
Post-Activity Transportation
 No
Public Transit Options

 

Cost

Tuition Free Financial Assistance n/a Uniform
 Yes
USDA Food Program
  Yes - All Students Eligible
Free Breakfast
 Yes
Free Lunch
 Yes

About The School

School Mission
At Shaw VPA, we are dedicated to excellence and innovative collaborations of the arts and academics in a nurturing community.

Quick Facts
  • We offer Dance, Drama and Instrumental Music for all grades preK-5.  

  • We departmentalize in grades 3-5 to prepare students for middle school.

  • We have a pull out gifted program that provides enrichment for our students.

Principal
Parent Coordinator
Teachers On Staff 27
Teachers Returning from Last Year 96%
Nurses On Staff Full Time
Counselors On Staff Full Time
Social Workers On Staff Full Time
Special Education
 Yes
ESOL
 No

Student Diversity

Total Students 363
American Indian / Alaska Native n/a
Asian n/a
Black 89.5%
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander n/a
Hispanic 1.6%
White 8.8%
Multiracial n/a
Total Students 363
Male 44%
Female 56%
Limited English Proficient n/a
Students With Disabilities 12.1%
Low Income n/a




Education Focus

Music
  • Vocal
  • Instrumental
Visual & Performing Arts
  • Drama
  • Dance
  • Drawing/Painting
World Languages
  • n/a
Technology
 Yes
ESOL
 No
Special Education
 Yes

Activities

After School Clubs
    n/a
Sports
  • Volleyball-Girls
  • Basketball-Boys
  • Soccer-Girls
Visual Arts
    n/a
Activities
  • Flag Football

School Visits &
Enrollment

Application Deadline 11-20-2020
Application Fee
 No
Interview Required
 No
Requirements / Recommended Tests
n/a
Enrollment Criteria
  • SLPS Magnet and Choice Schools Acceptance
  • Current proof of residency
  • Child's birth certificate
  • Immunization/physical/shot records
  • Parent/guardian photo ID and Parenting plan/court order or proof of guardianship (if applicable)
Enrollment Contact Lou Kruger
Student Recruitment Office
314-633-5200
slpsmagnetschool@slps.org

Key Upcoming Dates

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