Totino-Grace High School

1350 Gardena Avenue NE
Minneapolis, MN 55432
Totino-Grace is a co-educational, college preparatory, Catholic Lasallian high school serving domestic and international students in grades 9-12.
Our innovative school is known for academic rigor (especially our engineering program!) and co-curricular excellence.
Enriching student-teacher relationships and dynamic experiential learning opportunities inspire all students to reach their academic and personal goals.

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Definition of Terms
 | 2021 School Data
Totino-Grace HighBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered9-129-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
ADD/ADHD SupportYesYes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)YesYes
Religious AffiliationCatholicNon-denominational
Year Founded19661907
Campus Size30 acres125 acres

Student Body

Enrollment680 students300 students
% Students of Color
% International Students
% Students Boarding
Average SAT Scoren/a* National Avg. »View
Average ACT score25*National Avg. » View
Offers Post-Grad YearNoNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(uniform shirt and navy or khaki pants)
Average Class Size22 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Student : Teacher Ratio13:17:1
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered2118
ESL Courses OfferedNoYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
Summer Program OfferedNoYes

Tuition Cost

Endowment Size$3.667 million$25 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
(Tuition listed is the dorm fee.)
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
(Tuition is the same for domestic and international students)
Yearly Tuition
(5 Day Boarding)
% Students on Financial Aid
Avg. Financial Aid Grant$5,000$25,000
Merit Scholarships OfferedNoNo

Acceptance Rate

Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
SSAT RequiredNoYes
Acceptance Rate
Director of AdmissionsShari Nichols
Associate Director of AdmissionsShanna Peterson

Course Listings

List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered2118
CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus AB A & B, AP Calculus BC A & B, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science, AP Drawing, AP French, AP Government, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP Physics, AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature & Culture, AP Statistics, AP US Government, AP US History, AP World History


# Interscholastic Sports Offered2116
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Cross Country Running, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling


Total Extracurricular Organizations323
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School Notes

  • The Totino-Grace academic program includes the classical curricular offerings of a large public high school but our small class sizes provide a personalized experience for each student.
  • Our Engineering Institute and Murphy Scholars Programs rigorously challenge students and provide unique enrichment opportunities.
  • Totino-Grace offers robust academic and co-curricular fine arts offerings.
  • Our counselor to student ratio is 1:246 compared to the MN average of 1:743.
  • We provide students and parents a personalized, four-year college planning program.
  • Faculty and staff members are committed to providing each student with exceptional support and preparation.
  • Totino-Grace students travel locally, nationally, and internationally with academic, service, and co-curricular groups.
  • Students graduate as a confident, hopeful, and courageous leaders, well-equipped for college and career.
  • Our academic, co-curricular, leadership, and service opportunities ensure a well-rounded foundation for students' post-secondary endeavors.
  • 100% of Totino-Grace students graduate with 98% matriculating to college the year following graduation.
  • LD types supported:
  • Totino-Grace High School accreditations: AdvanceEd

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