Top Minnesota Boarding Schools

Top Minnesota Boarding Schools (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 550 S. Albert St.
    Saint PaulMN 55116
    (312)416-1955

    Grades: 9-12 | 1030 students
  • Cotter Schools
    Cotter Schools Photo - The Cotter Campus spans 9 acres and includes seven buildings. Cotter Schools was established in 1911, and has offered a boarding program for more than 20 years!
    (Catholic)
    1115 West Broadway Street
    WinonaMN 55987
    (507)453-5113

    Grades: 7-12 | 381 students
  • 610 Hillcrest Dr.
    Fergus FallsMN 56537
    (218)739-3371

    Grades: 10-12 | 5-12 (day) | 200 students
  • 6385 Beach Rd
    Eden PrairieMN 55344
    (952)918-1800

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 320 students
  • 315 South Grove Avenue
    OwatonnaMN 55060
    (507)214-2200

    Grades: 6-12 | 50 students
  • St. Croix Academy
    St. Croix Academy Photo - St. Croix's lakeside family-style dormitory was built in 2015 and is located on a beautiful lake with walkways to the Mississippi River and within walking distance of over 50 shops and restaurants.
    (Christian)
    1200 Oakdale Ave.
    St. PaulMN 55118
    (651)455-1521

    Grades: 6-12 | 500 students
  • 1000 Shumway Avenue
    FaribaultMN 55021
    (507)333-1618

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 449 students
  • 1350 Gardena Avenue NE
    MinneapolisMN 55432
    (763)586-6318

    Grades: 9-12 | 700 students
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