Saint Paul American School provides a full US curriculum, with over 40 courses offered, ranging from the introductory to AP level. Students also take courses in Chinese language, culture, history, and art.
For students needing more academic support, teachers hold daily office hours, there is a peer tutoring program, as well as a nightly study hall. All students participate in 2 activities or clubs of their choosing. Emphasis is given to the fine arts.
Saint Paul American School System has implemented district-wide standards as of August 2019 in order to make a cohesive experience between all Saint Paul schools for internal transfers, quality of education, and for shared goals.