History & Quick Facts

For over 80 years, Holy Spirit School has been guided by the principles of faith, knowledge and service. This coeducational school was founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.

Accredited by the Minnesota Non-Public School Accrediting Association, Holy Spirit School is also a member of the Minnesota Independent School Forum and the National Catholic Educational Association.

Enrollment and Class Size

During the 2017–18 school year, Holy Spirit had an enrollment of approximately 330 students Preschool through 8th grade. The average class size was 18 with a student/teacher ratio of 13:1. We anticipate similar enrollment and class size configuration for the 2018–19 school year.

Student Body Diversity

Holy Spirit recognizes that diversity is an asset that strengthens the ultimate purpose of education by encouraging academic achievement, fostering the essential virtue of respect, and preparing students to live and work in a global society. Holy Spirit has a diversity rate of 15%.

Financial Aid

Holy Spirit provides education grants to parishioner families in need of financial support. Families apply for assistance through Tuition Aid Data Services (TADS). In addition to the investment that Holy Spirit Parish provides to each student (approximately $1400) Holy Spirit awards over $90,000 in financial aid annually to parishioner families.