The word is out about Catholic schools

More than 1,000 new students this year

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Be part of a community that nurtures your children — and family — mind, body and soul. Catholic school students benefit from excellent instruction and personal connections that help them reach their God-given potential.


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

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.
Average monthly tuition
Each Catholic school offers payment plans as well as additional discounts.
Total scholorships awarded
Our schools strive to make Catholic education affordable to as many families as possible.

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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