Co-ed Preschool-12th | Authentic Catholic education in the heart of St. Paul | Since 1888 | Rooted in the Catholic intellectual tradition and sacramental life, our rigorous educational programs effectively serve a diverse group of students, and opportunities abound in service, athletic competition, and the fine arts.
Our curriculum underlines the unity of faith and reason and seeks to form students into confident, intelligent and faithful young adults.
Saint Agnes School is built upon a commitment to Christ and His Church and is proud to serve families across the Archdiocese of St. Paul & Minneapolis.
Saint Agnes At-A-Glance -Approximately 775 students (Preschool-12th Grade) -90% Catholic -83 Zip Codes Represented -52 Adopted Students -43 Parishes Represented -33% Ethnic Diversity.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 764 students
  • Average class size: 58 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Saint Agnes School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Minnesota for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
764 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Saint Agnes School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
57 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
58 students
Number of AP Courses
15 courses
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus (AB), Calculus (BC), Chemistry, European History, Language & Composition, Latin, Literature & Composition, Physics B, Spanish Language, United States History
Average ACT score
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Preschool Half-Day Program: $3,620 Preschool Extended Half-Day Program with Lunchtime: $4,230 Preschool Full-Day Program: $5,600 Grades K-6: $5,100 Grades 7-8: $7,600 Grades 9-12: $11,875
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director
Joseph Olson
Admissions Associate
Laurie Weyandt



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
17 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Creative Writing Club, Engineering Club, Little Flowers, Liturgical Ministry, National Honor Society, Prayer Group, Pro-Life Club, Quiz Bowl, Service Club, Spanish Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, The Troops of St. George, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Spring Musical

School Notes

  • Saint Agnes School is a co-ed, Pre-12 school rooted in the Catholic intellectual tradition and the sacramental life. From the educational philosophy and curriculum to the cultural and aesthetic environment, Saint Agnes is built upon a commitment to Christ and His Church. Our school seeks to instill in students a desire to know, love and serve God in this life and the next. We achieve this by uniting the pursuits of both faith and reason: providing a Catholic education grounded in a challenging, integrated liberal arts curriculum coupled with excellence in fine arts, service, and athletic competition. Saint Agnes serves families throughout the Archdiocese and supports parents in their role as the primary educators of their children.
  • Guided by tradition and animated by the Sacraments, Saint Agnes School is marked by fidelity to Christ and his Church. From the educational philosophy and intellectual development to the cultural and aesthetic environment, everything is sustained by the faith. The result is an authentic Catholic education, marked by academic rigor and dynamic spiritual formation.
  • Saint Agnes School takes seriously its responsibility to challenge and elevate each student both intellectually and spiritually, regardless of natural ability or background. Saint Agnes School offers a rigorous program of study that prepares students for college, life, and beyond. Offering a wide variety of Honors courses in the High School, Saint Agnes School forms the intellect by immersing students in the most important ideas and literature from the Western Canon along with an effective study in mathematics and the sciences. The challenging Pre-12 curriculum teaches each student to recognize truth, fosters a love for learning, and provides the intellectual skills and training to succeed in one`s life vocation.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 764 students
  • Average class size: 58 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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