Ascension Catholic School

Ascension School has as its mission the teaching of the Christian faith in the Roman Catholic tradition, fostering academic excellence in all areas of study, encouraging discipline based on respect and responsibility, and developing a sense of service and social justice within our multi-cultural community.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 341 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,400
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Ascension Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$60
Summer Program Cost Notes
We offer a six-week summer Language and Math program.
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
341 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Ascension Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
16 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Generous financial aid is readily available.
% on Financial Aid
99%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
LEGO Robotics Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Orchestra

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls on the Run

School Notes

  • Ascension School has as its mission the teaching of the Christian faith in the Roman Catholic tradition, fostering academic excellence in all areas of study, encouraging discipline based on respect and responsibility, and developing a sense of service and social justice within our multi-cultural community.
Profile last updated: 08/19/2020

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 341 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,400
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Minneapolis, MN is $7,608 for elementary schools and $12,513 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Minneapolis, MN is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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