Harding Senior High School in St. Paul, MN - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,077
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    294 3.7
  • Ranking

Harding Senior High School is a public coed school in St. Paul, Minnesota. It has 2,077 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 32% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 294 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1540 6th St East
Saint Paul, MN 55106
(651) 793-4700

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 294 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: Many clubs don't have much funding but are able to do fun raising during or after school.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Teachers: Some of the teacher lose their patients with the class. But on a good day, the teachers are nice and supportive.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Health & Safety: The bullying isn't too bad but there are still cases. Bullying should never be tolerated.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Health & Safety: At this school, there are usually securities walking around the halls. They'll talk to you and tell you to go back to class.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: At this school, there are lots of clubs that are opened to everyone. You can just join and become a part of it. There's usually no fee expect for sports. There are other programs at this school with college readiness.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 Johnson Senior High School 2 mi. 1,398
2.00 Humboldt High School 3 mi. 1,174
3.00 Tartan Senior High School 3 mi. 1,708
3.00 North Senior High School 4 mi. 1,866
3.33 South St. Paul Secondary School 5 mi. 1,357

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 49%
Male 50%

Student Diversity

Harding Senior High School United States Minnesota Humboldt High School Johnson Senior High School North Senior High School South St. Paul Secondary School Tartan Senior High School
Asian 52.0% 4.8% 6.0% 37.0% 53.0% 15.0% 1.0% 11.0%
African American 20.0% 15.0% 8.9% 30.0% 23.0% 13.0% 5.0% 13.0%
Hispanic 14.0% 25.0% 8.1% 21.0% 10.0% 9.0% 21.0% 9.0%
White 9.0% 51.0% 71.7% 6.0% 12.0% 58.0% 66.0% 61.0%
Native American 1.0% 1.1% 1.7% 1.0% 0% 0% 1.0% 0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 3.3% 2.0% 0% 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 26.5%
Grade 10 24.5%
Grade 11 26.6%
Grade 12 22.4%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 45 responses

  • 69% Yes
  • 29% Not sure.
  • 2% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 35 responses

  • 24% Classes, Teachers, Programs
  • 21% Class choices, Friendliness, Sports
  • 18% Friends, Teachers, Wide range of electives
  • 15% Diversity
  • 14% College help and support
  • 6% Scholarships they receive.

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 24 responses

  • 26% Fights
  • 20% Fights, Drama, and Racial Inequality
  • 20% Many students disrespect teachers.
  • 15% Students disrespecting teachers and fights
  • 13% School lunch
  • 7% Most students always have a bad attitude

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 34 responses

  • 44% The IB students and teachers are pretty dang cool.
  • 21% Upper classmen are great role models
  • 15% Creative and lively
  • 9% Either you're an IB student or you hate school.
  • 6% You do IB or you're failing most of your classes
  • 3% The amount of passion to express the learning
  • 3% Teachers communicate well.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 37 responses

  • 92% Diverse
  • 5% Welcoming
  • 3% Honest

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 28 responses

  • 50% Don't be afraid to ask for help
  • 32% There is a College and Career Center for students
  • 11% Highschool changes people, remember who you are.
  • 4% Teachers are your friend, not your enemy.
  • 4% Watch out for the freshmen

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 38 responses

  • 16% I love everything about this school.
  • 79% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 5% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.