Benilde-St. Margaret’s Catholic School

Benilde-St. Margaret's Catholic School

Benilde-St. Margaret’s Catholic School has a reputation of excellence in education. As a result, they are one of Minnesota’s top private, Catholic college prep junior high and high schools. Also, Benilde-St. Margaret’s Catholic School is located in St. Louis Park, MN. They provide education for students in grades 7-12. Uniquely Benilde-St. Margaret’s Catholic School with a rigorous and holistic approach focused on helping every student reach their highest potential. Furthermore, students have the opportunity to build a strong foundation for a successful future.

Benilde-St. Margaret’s Catholic School Mission

Benilde-St. Margaret’s Catholic School is a dynamic Catholic learning community that partners with parents/guardians to develop the student’s highest potential in body, spirit and mind. We offer a challenging college preparatory curriculum and a uniquely caring experience that includes faith formation, academic rigor, social responsibility, and extensive extracurricular activities. We educate servant leaders for a global society.


Benilde-St. Margaret’s Catholic School will be the school of choice, recognized for developing engaged, intelligent servant leaders.

Value Statements

Frist, We believe that all students are capable of learning and of great achievements given opportunities through quality instruction. Priority is given to valuing each student as a child of God and ensuring all students achieve their potential.

Second, We believe that the whole person is integral to learning. We attend to the intellectual, physical, emotional, interpersonal, and spiritual well-being of each student.

Third, We believe that students learn best by actively participating in meaningful, challenging activities in a safe environment that is conducive to success and fosters creativity.

Fourth, We believe that the world is the classroom. Technology is a tool which expands horizons and empowers students in their learning

Fifth, We believe that spirituality permeates life and gives meaning to learning. Learning and faith formation are life-long processes in which all people need to take responsibility for their own growth in order to build the kingdom of God on earth.

Sixth, We believe that teachers, staff, coaches, and parents share in the responsibility to provide quality instruction, model conscientious behavior, and assist students in learning to make good decisions based on Christian values.

Seventh, We believe that diversity and multicultural education are essential components of our students’ lives as we prepare them to live and work an ever-evolving, complex society.

If you are interesting in learning more about applying to Benilde-St. Margaret’s Catholic Prep School please click below to see there process.

Application Process

Success Stories

“Futures Made Here” is a new BSM video series produced by the Marketing & Communications department featuring the success stories of our wonderful alumni community. Watch the series below! 

Meet The Team that makes BSM successful

Their team is committed to making the BSM admissions process a smooth one. Importantly, they will help each step of the way. Also, they know that each family brings a different perspective and they recognize that. Whether you are looking to have a student start in 7th or 12th grade. There are many factors to consider and we are here to help.

Don’t hesitate to reach out so we can talk about your journey to join the BSM community. Our hope is that you will quickly learn why we say “Once a Red Knight, always a Red Knight!”