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.: 19%
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,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Paul Academy - Summit (lower) (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Spirit School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Spirit School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Saint Paul
    Holy Spirit School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 339 students
    0.1 miles
    515 Albert Street S
    Saint Paul, MN 55116
  • Saint Paul
    Grades: PK-KG | 30 students
    0.5 miles
    1536 Minnehaha Ave W
    Saint Paul, MN 55104
  • Saint Paul
    Grades: K-8 | 158 students
    0.5 miles
    1365 Englewood Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55104
  • Saint Paul
    Central Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS-8 | 190 students
    0.8 miles
    775 Lexington Parkway N
    Saint Paul, MN 55104
  • Saint Paul
    St Peter Claver School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 109 students
    0.8 miles
    1060 Central Ave W
    Saint Paul, MN 55104

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The average private school tuition in Saint Paul, MN is $5,451 for elementary schools and $13,479 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).