Welcome to Benilde-St. Margaret's!

Benilde-St. Margaret's enjoys a reputation of excellence in education as one of Minnesota's top private, Catholic college prep junior high and high schools. Located in St. Louis Park, MN, we educate students in grades 7-12 with a rigorous and holistic approach focused on helping every student reach their highest potential. At BSM, students have the opportunity to build a strong foundation for a successful future.

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Submit Your Nominations for BSM’s Board of Directors Today!11/06/2019Submit your Benilde-St. Margaret's Board of Directors nominations by Wednesday, November 27!
BSM Speech and Debate Teams Named Recipients of Leading Chapter Award10/30/2019 The BSM Speech and Debate teams were recently named recipients of the 2018-2019 Leading Chapter Award in the Southern Minnesota District! This is a huge honor as a result of their dedication and success over the years. 
BSM EPIC Program Prepares Students for Future Professions 10/10/2019New to Benilde St. Margaret’s, the school's "EPIC" professional partnership program, which stands for Explore, Partner, Inspire, and Connect, is helping students explore their passions, add to their portfolios, and prepare for the professional world.
Help Red Knights and Beth El Fight Hunger in St. Louis Park Oct. 7-910/04/2019From Mon. Oct. 7 through Wed. Oct. 9, BSM invites all students to donate items to help fight hunger as part of a Food Drive hosted in conjunction with Beth El Synagogue in support of the St. Louis Park Emergency Program (STEP).

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A  Private, Catholic College Prep Junior High and High School

Benilde-St. Margaret's offers a challenging curriculum and a uniquely caring experience that includes faith formation, academic rigor, social responsibility and extensive co-curricular activities. Learn more about the BSM experience and opportunities available to Red Knights below.
Bruce Becker '82
Math Teacher & BSM Graduate
"BSM is home. It is by God's grace I came into this community so long ago, and it has been the greatest blessing for me to work here with such enthusiastic and talented colleagues!"
Ken Pauly
Social Studies Teacher & Boys' Hockey Coach
"It has been a blessing to teach & coach in the BSM community. BSM provides a close-knit family feel and supports our students as they pursue excellence in all that they set out to accomplish."
Amy Jo Hyde '89
French Teacher, BSM Graduate & Current Parent
“I love being a part of the BSM community as a teacher, alum and parent. People care deeply for each other here and it's a great place to ‘grow up.’ BSM truly feels like home!”
Maureen Grazzini '86
Past Parent & BSM Alumna
"BSM makes you proud to be a Red Knight. The rigorous academics prepare students for college. The faculty are the best around & the community makes you feel like you’ve found your home with a sense of belonging."
Pedro O. '20
Current Student
"Benilde-St. Margaret's is a place where you make connections that will last a lifetime. It is a community that becomes a part of who you are. BSM is a community that is a part of who I am & I am proud to be a Red Knight."
Megan Cron '09
"BSM laid a great foundation for my future. The staff, students, academic & extracurricular environments were instrumental in my personal & professional development. I am so proud to say I am a Red Knight"
Emani L. '22
Current Student
"BSM is home to many opportunities. Not only are we encouraged to try a new activity, but also encouraged to explore our faith & God. BSM is unique & special place that ensures every student will have a great experience."
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