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St. Croix Lutheran Academy

Established: 1958

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    440
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Boarding accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Lutheran
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Fall Semester

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Saint Croix Lutheran Academy, founded in 1958, is dedicated to maintaining the highest in academic standards. This private parochial high school provides challenging college prep curriculum that gives special attention to international students through ESL programs and full-time international advisors. St. Croix has also added new STEM courses to its curriculum. At Saint Croix all students have the opportunity to achieve success in a friendly and caring environment that offers a wide variety of programs.

FACILITIES
On campus students have access to an award-winning chapel music performance space, a full gymnasium, a soccer/football stadium, a rubber track, a baseball/softball diamond, a weight room, tennis courts, cross country paths to the Mississippi River, a video arts lab, and science laboratories. Saint Croix is also just a short walk to over 50 boutiques, shops, and restaurants.

SPORTS AND ARTS
About 75% of students participate in at least one sport. Saint Croix competes in 24 different interscholastic sports. In addition, many students choose to join one of Saint Croix’s performing arts groups, like the Snow Fest Talent Show.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
The campus is located five minutes from downtown Saint Paul on thirty acres overlooking Lake Thompson. The on- campus student residences are fully equipped with double room dormitories, a full cafeteria, laundry, computer lab and a professional student life staff; and they are a short walk to the gymnasium, workout room, music rooms, classrooms and student commons.

Visit School Site: St. Croix Lutheran Academy
Visit City Site: West St. Paul, Minnesota

Famous Alumni

International Class of 1999 Valedictorian is an international student graduate of Cornell and Capital One Executive

  • 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 Grades at School
  • 30 acres Campus Size
  • 25% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:13
Average Class Size
20
ACT Average
24
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Speciality Programs
University Partnerships for College Writing
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Football, Golf, Hockey, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
3D Art, Art - Foundations, Ceramics, Drama, Drawing, Painting, Performing Arts, Sculpture, Studio Art, Theater
Music
Chapel Band, Indoor band, Jazz Band, Music Theory
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English Literature and Composition, Physics 1, Psychology, US History
Languages
Chinese, German, Latin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Ballroom Dancing, Honor Choir, Model United Nations (Model UN), National Honor Society, Peer Leadership, Student Newspaper, Youth in Government
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
12-19
TOEFL Required
35

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