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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President's Blog, Behind the Shield: A Season of Gratitude11/27/2019In the most recent edition of our president’s blog, “Behind the Shield,” Dr. Adam Ehrmantraut wishes everyone a blessed Thanksgiving and encourages us to reflect upon the many blessings that surround us.
Red Knights Remark on Thanksgiving Traditions11/22/2019Thanksgiving is just around the corner! Here’s a look into some of our BSM Red Knights’ Thanksgiving traditions, favorite memories, and plans for the holiday break. Happy Turkey Day!
BSM Bowlers Round Out Successful Season with Help from Benilde Alum Doug Burnikel ‘6511/21/2019The Benilde-St. Margaret’s Bowling Team’s season came to a close at their final conference meet on Friday, November 15. Many contributed to the team’s success including Assistant Coach Doug Burnikel ‘65. Read the story now!
Twelve Red Knights Sign National Letters of Intent11/13/2019Congratulations to the twelve BSM senior student athletes who signed National Letters of Intent the morning of Wednesday, November 13, 2019.

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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
Alumna
"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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