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Saint John’s Prep Ranked In Top 5 Best Private High Schools In MN

Thanks to our wonderful students and their parents, along with extraordinary work by our teachers and staff, Saint John’s Prep has been ranked #5 on the list of Best Private High Schools in Minnesota for 2018 by the school rankings website!

The list of best private high schools in Minnesota is based on a rigorous analysis of a number of factors relating to our school, including: reviews from current and past students and parents; SAT/ACT scores; the quality of colleges students consider and are accepted to; student-teacher ratio, and more. Data from the U.S. Department of Education is also used to help rank the schools across the nation.

To learn more about Saint John’s Prep, you can register online for our Discovery Day on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 so you can come see for yourself how our school operates! For now though, let’s take a deeper look at how Saint John’s Prep compares to other schools in the area on a variety of factors.


We’re honored to have made it into the top 5 of best private high schools in Minnesota, but we know we didn’t do it alone. Our community of students and parents along with faculty and staff create an environment that fosters learning, asking tough questions and building each other up.

Only four of the top 30 private high schools in Minnesota are outside of the Twin Cities.

Test Scores

Our average student’s ACT score is 29, far above the national average of 21.

College Enrollment

We are proud to say 98% of our seniors go on to four-year colleges in the official report. We also note that 100% of our seniors are accepted to four-year colleges and universities, but a small number choose to take a gap year to further their real-life experiences before college.

Student-Teacher Ratio

And people love our student-teacher ratio of 9:1 according to Niche. This shows that we value having a large, varied faculty to provide individualized attention to students.

Additional Rankings

Besides our amazing private high school ranking, also offers a number of other rankings where we place:

In Minnesota
In the Nation

We’d love to have you stop in for our Discovery Day on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, so register now and mark it on your calendar!