St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6 - 12

1200 Oakdale Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55118-0551
Tel: (651)455-1521
Grades: 6-12 | 500 students
As the global leader in Christian education in grades 6 - 12, international and Twin Cities families enjoy a complete education at St. Croix.
The full range of academic courses and wide array of co-curricular activities accentuate the community environment at St. Croix where sixth through twelfth grade students develop in all aspects of life.
All students learn about the Bible in a caring, Christ-centered community.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 500 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6 - 12 Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average ACT score 25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Affordable payment options for most families
Admissions Director Dr. Jeff Lemke


Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Marksmanship, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Ice HockeyMarksmanship,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Childrens Theatre, Drama Club, Future Business Leaders of America, International Mentor Club, Math Competitors, National Honor Society, Oakdale Jazz, One Act Play, Peer Helpers, Peer Leadership, Speech Team, Student Government, United Nations Forum, Video Editing, Worship Band, Youth in Government Drama Club, Oakdale Jazz, One Act Play, Peer Helpers, Speech Team, Video Editing, Worship Band, Childrens Theatre,
Future Business Leaders of America,
International Mentor Club,
Math Competitors,
National Honor Society,
Peer Leadership,
Student Government,
United Nations Forum,
Youth in Government,

School Notes:

  • Lakeside Dormitory for 150 Students.
  • Within Walking Distance of Over 50 Shops and Restaurants
  • Over 50 Co-Curricular Opportunities
  • College Preparatory Academic Program
  • A Community that Supports You
  • A Place to Discover Lifelong Friends

Profile last updated: 09/25/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Paul Preparatory School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Michael Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is West St. Paul KinderCare (0.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Saint Paul
    Grades: KG-8 | 102 students
    0.6 miles
    335 Hurley Ave E
    West Saint Paul, MN 55118
  • West St. Paul
    West St. Paul KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    0.9 miles
    1541 Humboldt Ave.
    West St. Paul, MN 55118
  • South Saint Paul
    St John Vianney School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-6 | 119 students
    1 miles
    1815 Bromley St
    South Saint Paul, MN 55075
  • West Saint Paul
    St Joseph's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 612 students
    1.2 miles
    1138 Seminole Ave
    West Saint Paul, MN 55118
  • West Saint Paul
    Grades: PK-KG | 9 students
    1.3 miles
    1575 Charlton St
    West Saint Paul, MN 55118

School Reviews

St. Croix Lutheran is a terrific school with dedicated faculty, terrific academic and extracurricular programs, and first rate facilities. We couldn''t be more please with the education our cildren are recieving and and the atmosphere at St. Croix Lutheran.
- Posted by Parent, 06/01/12

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