Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Schools in Minnesota

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 24 top private schools in Minnesota belonging to the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), serving 13,399 students.
  • The National Association of Independent Schools, governed by a board of trustees and staffed by approximately 40 individuals, is a membership organization and the national voice of independent education. NAIS represents approximately 1,400 independent schools and associations in the United States, and affiliates with independent schools abroad as well. We offer a broad variety of services and products. The NAIS Principles of Good Practice for member schools define high standards and ethical behavior in key areas of independent school operations.You can also find more schools membership associations in Minnesota.

Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Schools (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 2051 Larpenteur Avenue E
    Saint Paul, MN 55109
    (651)748-5577

    Grades: PK-12 | 468 students
  • Academy Of Holy Angels
    Academy Of Holy Angels Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    6600 Nicollet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)798-2600

    Grades: 9-12 | 675 students
  • Academy of Whole Learning
    Academy of Whole Learning Photo
    Special Education School
    3500 Williston Road
    Minnetonka, MN 55345
    (952)737-6900

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • 110 Blake Road S
    Hopkins, MN 55343
    (952)988-3420

    Grades: PK-12 | 1366 students
  • 301 Peavey Lane
    Wayzata, MN 55391
    (952)988-3420

    Grades: PK-12 | 1366 students
  • 511 Kenwood Parkway
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (952)988-3420

    Grades: PK-12 | 1366 students
  • Breck School
    Special Program Emphasis (Episcopal)
    123 Ottawa Ave N
    Minneapolis, MN 55422
    (763)381-8217

    Grades: PK-12 | 1164 students
  • 1365 Englewood Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55104
    (651)917-0636

    Grades: K-8 | 172 students
  • 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 $7 million renovation and expansion. Facilities include a new kitchen and dining hall, a media center
    Special Education School
    3200 Highway 100 S
    Minneapolis, MN 55416
    (952)920-6377

    Grades: 1-12 | 260 students
  • 4330 Cedar Lake Road S
    Minneapolis, MN 55416
    (952)381-3500

    Grades: K-8 | 201 students
  • Holy Family Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    5925 W Lake Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55416
    (952)925-9193

    Grades: PK-8 | 167 students
  • 1215 Rice Lake Rd
    Duluth, MN 55811
    (218)727-7266

    Grades: 4-12 | 399 students
  • Minnehaha Academy
    Minnehaha Academy Photo - Through innovative curriculum and engaging co-curricular activities at Minnehaha Academy, your child will grow as his or her potential is cultivated in a caring, nurturing environment guided by Christian role models.
    (Christian)
    4200 West River Parkway
    Minneapolis, MN 55406
    (612)728-7722

    Grades: NS-12 | 895 students
  • Providence Academy
    Providence Academy Photo - Students viewing one of the many artifacts in the Antiquities Gallery in the central part of the school for all grade levels and visitors to see.
    (Roman Catholic)
    15100 Schmidt Lake Road
    Minneapolis, MN 55446
    (763)258-2502

    Grades: PK-12 | 807 students
  • 511 N 4th St
    Le Sueur, MN 56058
    (507)665-2489

    Grades: PK-5 | 118 students
  • 2727 Stinson Blvd
    Minneapolis, MN 55418
    (612)787-1138

    Grades: PK-8 | 266 students
  • 216 Spring St N
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507)645-8136

    Grades: PK-8 | 166 students
  • 1150 Goodrich Avenue
    Saint Paul, MN 55105
    (651)696-1561

    Grades: K-12 | 884 students
  • 1712 Randolph Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55105
    (651)698-2451

    Grades: K-12 | 918 students
  • 34 Main Street
    Hokah, MN 55941
    (507)894-4375

    Grades: PK-8 | 67 students
  • Saint Thomas Academy
    Saint Thomas Academy Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    949 Mendota Heights Road
    Saint Paul, MN 55120
    (651)683-1516

    Grades: 6-12 | 594 students
  • Shattuck-St. Mary's School
    Shattuck-St. Mary's School Photo - The Whitney Arch welcomes visitors to the upper school campus
    Special Program Emphasis (Episcopal)
    1000 Shumway Avenue
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507)333-1618

    Grades: 6-12 | 449 students
  • Southside Family Charter School
    Special Program Emphasis
    2123 Clinton Ave So
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    (612)872-8322

    Grades: NS-8 | 76 students
  • Visitation School
    Visitation School Photo - Our beautiful 60 acre campus is used for classes from all departments at all grade levels. Here, Middle School students find plenty of photography class subjects in our outdoor classroom.
    (Roman Catholic)
    2455 Visitation Drive
    Saint Paul, MN 55120
    (651)683-1700

    Grades: PK-12 | 555 students
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