Grades: 9-12 | 755 students
The class of 2015 alone completed more than 15,000 hours of Christian Service, including a service trip to India
ACADEMICS: The Global Advantage Program offers students the opportunity to earn college credit through rigorous international travel courses, such as Biology study in the Costa Rican Rain Forest.
MISSION: In Lasallian schools, educators touch hearts, stimulate minds and cultivate leadership to prepare students for life, work and service to society.
Since its inception in 1900, DeLaSalle has been located on historic Nicollet Island in the heart of downtown Minneapolis.
Thirty-nine seniors have been named Distinguished Scholars for earning a cumulative grade point average of 4.0 or higher.
Each year, in academic programs such as National History Day, DeLaSalle students excel at local, state, and national levels.
The distinguishing feature and reason for the existence of DeLaSalle's student activity offerings is to assist students in their religious, spiritual, and moral formation as well as provide for the student a better understanding of how all activities at DeLaSalle support its mission.
DeLaSalle's rigorous college preparatory curriculum provides students with a host of advanced and honors level courses.
The eminent Catholic high school in Minneapolis, DeLaSalle has graduated over 15,000 alums since its founding in 1900.
As measured by any demographic criteria, "De" is the most diverse private high school in Minnesota, drawing students from over 100 Twin Cities grade schools.
Over 60 current students were born in other countries.
Run by the Christian Brothers since its inception, "De" is part of an international Lasallian school network.
College preparatory, over 97 percent of graduates matriculate to college on an annual basis; DeLaSalle graduates are currently continuing their education in colleges and universities in over 30 states.
Part of the academic preparation includes immersion for each student in a 1:1 iPad Program, now in its fifth year at the school.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Education Association
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Learning Specialist for Mild Learning Differences|
|Total Students||755 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 19%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||56 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||23 students|
|Number of AP Courses||11 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP English: Language and Composition, AP English: Literature and Composition, AP European History, AP Government, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP Studio Art, AP United States History|
|Average SAT score||1875|
|Average ACT score||25|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Feb. 12 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$11,995|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition is all inclusive. The only fee charged is for insurance for the school-issued iPad given to each student. There are no extra fees for technology, textbooks, activities, etc. A non-refundable $350.00 deposit is due at the time of registration.|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$5,950|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Patrick Felicetta|
|Admissions Associate||Kathi Eilers|
|Total Sports Offered||15 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseball, Basketball,
Cheering, Cross Country,
Ice Hockey, Lacrosse,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||25 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||A Cappella Choir, Art Club, Chamber Orchestra, Chess Team, Children's Summer Theatre, Culinary Club, Environmental Pro-Action Committee, Fall Play, Lasallian Ministry, Math League, Mock Trial, Musical Theatre, National Honor Society, Ninth Grade Play, One-Act Play, Pep Band, Quiz Bowl, Science Club / Robotics, Speech, Stage Crew and Technical, Step Dance Team, Student Council, Symphonic Band, Writer's Workshop, Yearbook Art Club, Chess Team, Culinary Club, Fall Play, Math League, Mock Trial, One-Act Play, Pep Band, Quiz Bowl, Speech, Symphonic Band, Yearbook, A Cappella Choir,
Children's Summer Theatre,
Environmental Pro-Action Committee,
National Honor Society,
Ninth Grade Play,
Science Club / Robotics,
Stage Crew and Technical,
Step Dance Team,
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