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.

Recent News

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Behind the Shield: President’s Blog, A Unique School Year Begins09/16/2020In this academic year's first edition of Behind the Shield, Dr. Adam Ehrmantraut talks about the long-awaited start of school and this year's emphasis on building a vibrant community at BSM. 
2020 Homecoming Celebrations09/15/2020Red Knights in student council have been hard at work preparing for Homecoming Week 2020. Here's everything you need to know!
Dr. Ehrmantraut's Statement Regarding City Pages Article08/19/2020Dr. Adam Ehrmantraut shares a statement regarding a recent City Pages article about BSM. "The stories that our alumni have shared need to be a catalyst for change and we are committed to that work going forward." 
A Message from the President08/18/2020As the academic year begins at Benilde-St. Margaret’s, Dr. Adam Ehrmantraut provides the community with an update regarding the essential work related to diversity, equity, and inclusion at BSM.

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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
BSM Alumnus
"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 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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