Divine Mercy Catholic School

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As a ministry of Divine Mercy Catholic Church, our mission is to form the whole person " spiritually, socially, culturally, emotionally, and intellectually " guided by Christian values according to Christ's example as found in the Gospel.
As such, our approach to education is designed to prepare students for success throughout their academic experience and beyond, by providing a strong Catholic foundation and moral-based values that last a lifetime.
The faculty and support staff of Divine Mercy Catholic School address individual learning needs in a nurturing, caring environment.
Through Christian leadership our faith-centered curriculum integrates a vigorous academic program that celebrates God's message, encourages full participation of all students, and challenges them to meet high standards of behavior and personal interaction.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 289 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,900
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
289 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade
Divine Mercy Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
4%
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Khaki or Black bottoms. Red, white or black tops. For a complete dress code policy please visit our website.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$150 books and technology fee not included. Finacial assistance available
Summer Program Cost
$165
Summer Program Cost Notes
Cost varies on number of days planned. We offer 2 day, 3 day and 5 day half or full day programs
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Ginger Van Hecke
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Divine Mercy Catholic School cost?
Divine Mercy Catholic School's tuition is approximately $3,900 for private students and $165 for summer students.
What schools are Divine Mercy Catholic School often compared to?
Divine Mercy Catholic Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Faribault Lutheran School by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Divine Mercy Catholic School?
The acceptance rate of Divine Mercy Catholic School is 99%, which is higher than the national average of 91%.
Does Divine Mercy Catholic School offer a summer program?
Yes, Divine Mercy Catholic School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What is Divine Mercy Catholic School's ranking?
Divine Mercy Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Minnesota for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Divine Mercy Catholic School?
The application deadline for Divine Mercy Catholic School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 289 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,900
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Minnesota is $7,916 for elementary schools and $14,526 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Minnesota is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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