Cretin Derham Hall

Tel: (651)690-2443
Grades: 9-12 | 1320 students
Cretin-Derham Hall is a Catholic co-educational high school, co-sponsored by the Brothers of the Christian Schools and the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, committed to Christian values and academic excellence in grades nine through twelve.
We will educate young men and women of diverse abilities, cultures, and socio-economic backgrounds for opportunities in post-secondary education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1871

Student Body

Total Students 1320 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Cretin Derham Hall Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science, AP Environmental Science, AP Physics, AP Statistics, AP Us Government,
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $9,300
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered 25 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Drill Team, Fencing, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Marksmanship, Nordic Skiing, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBadminton,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingDrill Team,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
MarksmanshipNordic Skiing,
TennisTrack and Field,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
People that viewed Cretin Derham Hall also viewed these schools: Mounds Park Academy, Hill Murray School, DeLaSalle High School, Totino-grace High School and Breck School.
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Paul
    Grades: PK-12 | 515 students
    8.5 miles
    2051 Larpenteur Avenue E
    Saint Paul, MN 55109
  • Saint Paul
    Hill Murray School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 773 students
    9.5 miles
    2625 Larpenteur Ave E
    Saint Paul, MN 55109
  • Minneapolis
    DeLaSalle High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 780 students
    6.6 miles
    One DeLaSalle Drive
    Minneapolis, MN 55401
  • Minneapolis
    Totino-grace High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 793 students
    11 miles
    1350 Gardena Ave Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55432
  • Minneapolis
    Breck School
    Grades: PK-12 | 1131 students
    9.6 miles
    123 Ottawa Ave N
    Minneapolis, MN 55422

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
October 25, 2016
Among the many forms which you must complete when applying to private school is something called The Candidate Statement. Here's what it is involved in preparing this document.
October 19, 2016
Making your job application easy to read will help your application make the first cut.
October 18, 2016
Submit your employment application the way a Swiss watch craftsman builds a watch. With precision and accuracy.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Saint Paul, MN is $5,467 for elementary schools and $14,079 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Saint Paul, MN is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).