Saint Agnes School

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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
National Association of Private Catholic and Independent Schools (NAPCIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1888

Student Body

Total Students764 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Saint Agnes School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size58 students
Number of AP Courses15 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesBiology, Calculus (AB), Calculus (BC), Chemistry, European History, Language & Composition, Latin, Literature & Composition, Physics B, Spanish Language, United States History
Average ACT score25
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPreschool 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 DirectorJoseph Olson
Admissions AssociateLaurie Weyandt


Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Ice HockeySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Paul
    Grades: K-12 | 911 students
    3.4 miles
    1712 Randolph Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55105
    (651) 698-2451
    3.4 K-12
  • Saint Paul
    Concordia Academy
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    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 9-12 | 281 students
    3.7 miles
    2400 Dale Street N
    Saint Paul, MN 55113
    (651) 484-8429
    3.7 9-12
  • Saint Paul
    Grades: NS-8 | 192 students
    1.7 miles
    592 Arlington Ave W
    Saint Paul, MN 55117
    (651) 489-1459
    1.7 NS-8
  • Saint Paul
    Grades: K-8 | 79 students
    1.2 miles
    1060 Central Ave W
    Saint Paul, MN 55104
    (651) 621-2273
    1.2 K-8
  • Minneapolis
    Grades: PK-12 | 356 students
    4.6 miles
    4200 W River Pkwy
    Minneapolis, MN 55406
    (612) 729-8321
    4.6 PK-12

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The average private school tuition in Saint Paul, MN is $5,638 for elementary schools and $17,608 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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