Benilde-St Margaret's School

2501 Highway 100 S
Minneapolis, MN 55416-0554
     Tel: (952)927-4176
Grades: 7 - 12 | 1182 students
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Benilde-St. Margaret's is a Catholic coeducational school, located in St. Louis Park and serving students in grades 7-12.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12
Year Founded 1907

Student Body

Total Students 1182 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Benilde-St Margaret

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 101 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 67%
Average Class Size 21 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Honors/AP Social Studies, Honors/AP English, Honors/AP Mathmatics, Honors/AP Science, Honors/AP World Language  
Average SAT score 1829
Average ACT score 26
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $13,213
Tuition Notes Senior High tuition $13,213 Junior High tuition $11,372
% on Financial Aid 20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,100
Admissions Associate Kate Hamill


Total Sports Offered 18 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
Nordic SkiingSoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 39 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Advanced Competitive Science, Apotheosis, Band, Bowling, Chess Club, Concert Choir, Debate, Destination ImagiNation, Drama, Driver Education, Environmental Adventures Club, Envirothon, Eucharistic Ministers, Ghana Mission Trip, Guatemala Mission Trip, History Club, Knight Errant Newspaper, Knightline, Knowledge Bowl, Liturgical Choir, Math League, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, Orchestra, P.R.O. Student Diversity Group, Peer Ministry, Pop Choir, Red Carpet Club, Red Knight Volunteer Corps, Retreats, Reviving Ophelia, Sailing Club, Ski and Snowboard Club, Speech, Spirit Squad, Student Council, World Language Honor Society, Yearbook, Youth in Government Apotheosis, Band, Bowling, Chess Club, Concert Choir, Debate, Drama, Envirothon, History Club, Knightline, Knowledge Bowl, Math League, Mock Trial, Orchestra, Peer Ministry, Pop Choir, Retreats, Sailing Club, Speech, Spirit Squad, Yearbook, Advanced Competitive Science,
Destination ImagiNation,
Driver Education,
Environmental Adventures Club,
Eucharistic Ministers,
Ghana Mission Trip,
Guatemala Mission Trip,
Knight Errant Newspaper,
Liturgical Choir,
National Honor Society,
P.R.O. Student Diversity Group,
Red Carpet Club,
Red Knight Volunteer Corps,
Reviving Ophelia,
Ski and Snowboard Club,
Student Council,
World Language Honor Society,
Youth in Government,

School Notes:

Benilde-St. Margaret's is a dynamic Catholic learning community which partners with parents/guardians to develop the student's highest potential in mind, body, and spirit. We offer a challenging college preparatory curriculum and a uniquely caring experience that includes faith formation, academic rigor, social responsibility, and extensive extracurricular activities. We educate leaders for a global society.

Profile last updated: 02/04/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Groves Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Little Flower Montessori (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Little Flower Montessori (0.6 miles away)
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6 days ago
Amazing school. Really nice people and teachers. You can really connect with the teachers. They are all very friendly and you feel it is really easy to talk to them about questions.
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1 year ago
Awesome school - it''s well worth the cost of tuition. The teachers and principal really care about each student.
- Posted by Parent

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