Nativity is a strong, dynamic, neighborhood Catholic school serving our parish and surrounding community.
Our goal is to guide all of our students as they grow in their faith, in knowledge and in character.
We strive to help each child recognize and develop the many gifts they have been given.
Nativity School is a partnership of students, parents, teachers, and staff dedicated to educating each student in the Catholic faith, helping each child develop intellectually, spiritually, socially and emotionally, and preparing each student for a successful secondary school experience.
Nativity of Our Lord School is devoted to worship, living the gospel message, community, peace, justice and academic excellence.
The strength of our community is built upon the principles of faith, trust, cooperation, and respect for the rights and property of each member.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 792 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Nativity Of Our Lord School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Minnesota for:

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
792 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade
Nativity Of Our Lord School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 792 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Saint Paul, MN is $10,139 for elementary schools and $18,127 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Saint Paul, MN is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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