Robbinsdale Area Schools
High School
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Welcome Cooper Hawks!

Amplify your passion for excellence


Multi-media art
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Individual focus. Infinite potential.

Discover your talent and passion for the arts.


Collaborate to Learn
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Excellence for All.

We believe each student has limitless possibilities, and we strive to ignite the potential in every student.


Cooper High School

Our mission is to provide a caring and vibrant community where all members are respected and educate students to become active, compassionate, principled critical thinkers.

Hawk Family Strong!

Principal's Welcome

Shaunece Smith is the interim principal of Cooper High School.

Summer Programming

Summer is the perfect time to get caught up on credits or take free college courses.

Full Service Community Schools

Full service community schools promote academic excellence by offering an array of  health and social services to students, families and community.


Counseling & Info for Seniors

Prepare for your future

Counselors and staff can help students with educational planning, personal and social growth, career planning and decision making.

Student Voice

We engage and empower students by amplifying student voice.

Learn more about student leadership opportunities.

Athletics, Activities & Fine Arts

Discover your passion

Fine arts • Athletics • Clubs

School Calendar

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School News

fall sports information

Important dates are coming for the Fall 2023 season. Summer workouts for activities will begin in June. Registration for Fall sports will open online July 10. 

Make sure your student has a sport qualifying physical on file with the Activities office. Physicals are good for 3 years. 

The Quill logo

The Class of '23 graduates in less then two weeks and sees changes for graduation! Grade-level coaches focus on student needs. Service event helped promote Wishes and More.

Read about this and more in the final issue of 2022-23, of the awarding winning school newspaper, The Quill.  

students at graduation ceremony

Robbinsdale Transition Center’s (RTC) commencement will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 1, at Crystal Learning Center. Commencement for our other schools will take place Monday, June 5, at the Minneapolis Convention Center. 

Group of SEA students

A reminder to our families, there is no school on Monday, May 29 in honor of Memorial Day – which is a federal holiday.

Indigenous women together

Robbinsdale Indian Education is hosting our annual spring powwow. Join us for singing, dancing, and other honored traditions. Doors open at 12:30 and the powwow begins at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 6.

Rdale staff at hiring fair

Bring your friends and family members to the Rdale hiring event at 4 to 7 p.m., Thursday, May 18, at the Education Service Center, 4148 Winnetka Ave. N. in New Hope.

cooper theatre

The Cooper Theatre department, in partnership with the Cooper IB Theatre class, present this years spring show - a collection of One Act performances. Each performance was written, cast and directed by an IB Theatre student. 

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