Most Selective Private Schools in Minnesota (2018-2019)

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  • The average private school acceptance rate in Minnesota is approximately 92% per year.
  • The most selective private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The most selective school in Minnesota is currently Saint Agnes School, with an acceptance rate of 50%.

Most Selective Private Schools in Minnesota (2018-2019)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • Saint Agnes School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: K-12530 Lafond
    Saint Paul, MN 55103

  • Acceptance Rate: 61%
    Grades: K-121150 Goodrich Avenue
    Saint Paul, MN 55105

  • Acceptance Rate: 62%
    Grades: PK-12110 Blake Road S
    Hopkins, MN 55343

  • Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: PK-12511 Kenwood Parkway
    Minneapolis, MN 55403

  • Saint John's Preparatory School
    Saint John's Preparatory School Photo - Saint John's Preparatory School is nestled in 2,700 acres of pristine woods and lakes on the Saint John's University campus in Collegeville, Minnesota.
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 69%
    Grades: 6-122280 Watertower Road
    Collegeville, MN 56321

  • Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: PK-121401 Gardena Avenue NE
    Minneapolis, MN 55432

  • DeLaSalle High School
    DeLaSalle High School Photo - Each year, in academic programs such as National History Day, DeLaSalle students excel at local, state, and national levels.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 72%
    Grades: 9-12One DeLaSalle Drive
    Minneapolis, MN 55401

  • Pilgrim Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: PK-83901 1st Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55409

  • Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: K-121712 Randolph Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55105

  • Cretin Derham Hall
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 78%
    Grades: 9-12550 Albert St S
    Saint Paul, MN 55116

  • City Of Lakes Waldorf School
    City Of Lakes Waldorf School Photo - Our kindergarten classroom is set up for lots of creative free play.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: PK-82344 Nicollet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55404

  • Cyprus Classical Academy
    Cyprus Classical Academy Photo - Cyprus Classical Academy Student
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: PK-813560 County Road 5
    Burnsville, MN 55337

  • Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: PK-1211800 196th Avenue NW
    Elk River, MN 55330

  • Groves Academy
    Groves Academy Photo - Located just outside of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Groves Academy's five-acre campus occupies a convenient location near the intersection of Highway 100 and Minnetonka Blvd. in St. Louis Park. The state-of-the-art building includes a variety of new facilities which are the result of a recently completed, $7 million renovation and expansion. Facilities include a new kitchen and dining hall, a media center and library, a ceramics studio, an audio/visual recording studio, two gymnasiums and new classrooms and offices.
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: 1-123200 Highway 100 S
    Minneapolis, MN 55416

  • Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: PK-126758 Bailey Road
    Saint Paul, MN 55129

  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-87320 175th Street West
    Lakeville, MN 55044

  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-81365 Englewood Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55104

  • Glory Academy
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-1225170 Dodd Blvd
    Lakeville, MN 55044

  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-89914 Heartland Circle NW
    Bemidji, MN 56601

  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-84330 Cedar Lake Road S
    Minneapolis, MN 55416

  • Hillcrest Academy
    (Other Lutheran)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 7-12610 Hillcrest Drive
    Fergus Falls, MN 56537

  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-521201 Church Ave
    Rogers, MN 55374

  • St. John Lutheran School
    St. John Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-1215671 158th St NE
    Thief River Falls, MN 56701

  • St Marks School
    St Marks School Photo - Innovative and personalized teaching at Saint Mark's School nurtures excitement in learning. "The heart of the intelligent acquires learning, the ears of the wise search for knowledge." Proverbs 18:15
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-81983 Dayton Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55104

  • Southview Christian School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-1015304 County Road 5
    Burnsville, MN 55306

  • Torah Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-82800 Joppa Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55416

  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-12606 36th Ave Se
    Rochester, MN 55904

  • White Bear Montessori
    White Bear Montessori Photo - The Children's House environment is a mixed age group for 3 through 6 years old. Children choose work that the Guide has presented from the areas of practical life, sensorial, mathematics, and language, which encompasses areas of culture, art, music, geography, and more. It is a social environment in which children learn to learn to cooperate, share, and help others.
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-61201 East County Road E
    Saint Paul, MN 55110

  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K363 Winthrop St S
    Saint Paul, MN 55119

  • Acceptance Rate: 92%
    Grades: PK-123037 Bunker Lake Blvd NW
    Andover, MN 55304

  • Acceptance Rate: 92%
    Grades: PK-81695 Kennard Street
    Saint Paul, MN 55109

  • Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: 7-12312 N 7th Ave
    Saint Cloud, MN 56303

  • Children's Workshop
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-K3021 Harbor Ln N, Ste 110
    Minneapolis, MN 55447

  • Cross Of Christ Lutheran School
    Cross Of Christ Lutheran School Photo - Extra curricular activities at Cross of Christ include: Forensics (Public Speaking), Spanish Club, Piano Lessons, and Junior Choir.
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-89931 Foley Blvd Nw
    Minneapolis, MN 55433

  • Holy Trinity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-12110 Winsted Ave W
    Winsted, MN 55395

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