We are LPA! (Fast Facts)

  • LPA is tuition-FREE!
  • LPA is an independent, public, charter school. (That means there’s only 1 of us and we are our own school district.)
  • LPA is a school rooted in community. Many of our students walk to school each day!
  • LPA opened in 2013 with 76 students in Kindergarten through 2nd grade. When we are fully grown, we will have 430 in Kindergarten through 8th grade.
  • In 2020, our first class of 8th graders will graduate!
  • LPA is one of the most diverse schools in St. Louis.
  • LPA students love going to LPA! Our average attendance rate has been greater than 90% for several years.
  • LPA believes it’s important to support students academically AND socially. There is extensive programming to support the whole child.
  • LPA works with MANY community partners to the benefit of all students!