Find the Best Catholic Schools in Minneapolis & Saint Paul, MN - CSCOE

Our Call to Greatness

Our Call to Greatness

WE HELP FORM MINDS, HEARTS AND SOULS

We understand that every child is unique and valuable. Our focus is on developing character and providing a strong moral center by embedding spirituality into our curriculum.

Our students grow in a community of faith that encourages compassion and life-long learning. We help prepare them to be global citizens by sharing their faith, their gifts and their time.

Why consider Catholic Schools

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Proven academic success

With a 99% graduation rate, Catholic school students score significantly higher than national averages on standardized testing.

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Forming the whole child

We provide educational experiences that build character and virtues. We partner with our families to nurture ongoing moral development and the value of serving others.

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Critical thinkers and principled leaders

We combine opportunities for leadership with high standards of personal responsibility and a commitment to service to prepare students to be ethical leaders.

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Welcoming community

Catholic schools are committed to the collaboration between home and school to provide a community of faith that supports your whole family.

When to start Catholic schools

Whether it’s preschool for your three-year-old, or elementary school for your incoming second grader, we welcome all children into our Catholic schools. No matter where you are in your child’s journey, your family can find a home here.

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Is there a school near me?

With over 70 Catholic schools in the metro area, download a directory to narrow down your list.

Transferring from another school?

Tour a School

Experiencing a school first-hand helps you determine if a school is right for your family. Use the tool below to schedule a tour at a Catholic school near you.

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Class size
Average class size
Catholic schools in the Twin Cities have an average class size of 16, creating more one-on-one time and better class cohesion.
Tuition
Average monthly tuition
Each Catholic school offers payment plans as well as additional discounts
Scholorships
Total scholorships awarded
Our schools strive to make Catholic education affordable to as many families as possible.