Why Holy Family

At Holy Family Catholic High School, we believe that all students deserve to learn and explore their faith in a supportive, inclusive, and academically challenging environment. As a private, Catholic high school near Eden Prairie, Minnesota, we provide opportunities for spiritual, academic, and personal growth within our school and the greater community. From extensive extracurricular activities to rigorous college preparatory curriculum, Holy Family is committed to helping students realize their spiritual, personal, and academic potential.

The Holy Family Difference

Small Class Sizes – Big Opportunities

At Holy Family, our student to teacher ratio is 13:1. This gives our students and faculty the opportunity to work one-on-one and accommodate a wide variety of learning styles. Because of the size of our school, each student has a plethora of opportunities to participate and lead within classes, sports, and other activities, giving him or her the chance to gain leadership skills and grow their talents.

  • 13:1 Student to teacher ratio
  • Average class size of 21
  • 29 Varsity sports options
  • 30+ clubs and organizations
  • Global service opportunities

Academic Excellence

Our coursework is specifically designed to prepare students for educational pursuits beyond our doors. Using the latest learning technologies like tablets, 3D printers, and carefully selected course materials, our dedicated instructors work one-on-one with each student to ensure that they truly understand the curriculum and stay on track.

  • 50+ Electives
  • 14 AP Courses
  • Average ACT Score 26.0
  • Class of 2016 earned over $10.3 million in college scholarships

Exceptional Facilities

Our campus combines the latest in technology and design with the beauty and wisdom of tradition. Our 176,000 sq.-ft. complex is home to a chapel, multiple athletic facilities, a stunning performing arts center, and state-of-the-art classrooms.

  • 72-acre campus includes two soccer and lacrosse fields, tennis courts, track and football field

Community of Faith

At Holy Family, we provide excellent academic programs in a strong and supportive community of faith. At our core, we believe in teaching faith through action, working to shape each student into a responsible, kind, and respectful member of their community. Though we are a Catholic school, we welcome students of all faith to come, learn with us, and explore their spirituality.

  • Begin and end each day in school-wide prayer
  • All-School Mass held monthly
  • Chapel available throughout the day for silent prayer
  • Local, national and global service opportunities

HF Facts

Tuition

2015-16 Tuition: $14,480
2017-18 TuitionL $14,480

Student Population

Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Ethnicities Represented: 8
Pupil/Staff Ratio: 13:1
Pupil/Computer Ratio/(Bring Your Own Device 1:1): 4:1
Number of Students: 450

Communities Represented

  • Burnsville
  • Carver
  • Chanhassen
  • Chaska
  • Corcoran
  • Eden Prairie
  • Excelsior
  • Greenwood
  • Hopkins
  • Mayer
  • Minnetonka
  • Minnetrista
  • New Prague
  • Prior Lake
  • Savage
  • Shakopee
  • Shorewood
  • St. Bonifacious
  • St. Louis Park
  • Tonka Bay
  • Victoria
  • Waconia
  • Watertown
  • Wayzata
  • Woodland

Religious Affiliations Represented

  • Angelican
  • Baptist
  • Catholic
  • Christian
  • Episcopalian
  • Evangelical
  • Hindu
  • Lutheran
  • Methodist
  • Presbyterian
  • Protestant
  • United Church of Christ