St. Stephen`s Catholic School offers a caring Christian community that nourishes spiritual development and academic excellence. Located in downtown Anoka, MN, we are an accredited, private school that has been a part of the community for over 130 years.
We have a safe and secure environment where the students` safety is our number one priority.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 454 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,150
  • Average class size: 26 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. St.ephen 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
454 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
St. St.ephen School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
26 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$4,150 is K-8, Preschool range is $1,226-$4,705
Admissions Director
Heidi Staggert

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Band, Chess Club, Drama Club, MadScience

School Notes

  • St. Stephen's Catholic School integrates faith with academics to prepare students to make solid Christian choices. It is an accredited, private school, comprised of pre-school, elementary, and middle school levels. ' Faith: As a vital part of the parish community, we educate students in a Catholic atmosphere enriched by the Gospel messages of peace, and justice. The spiritual development of students is the primary goal. The school recognizes that a person's faith is formed by living out that faith in community through prayer, worship, service and study; and grounded in our Catholic tradition. ' Academics: In partnership with their family, each student is encouraged and directed to reach his or her potential. Our academic program emphasizes mastery of the basics, academic excellence, and a variety of extracurricular activities. The school prepares students to be fully equipped for their next level of academic achievement. ' Community: The school seeks to provide a safe and trusting learning environment where each student is valued and challenged to grow spiritually, academically, emotionally, socially, and physically.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 454 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,150
  • Average class size: 26 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Anoka County, MN is $5,552 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Anoka County, MN is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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