Saint Thomas Academy Catholic High School in the Edina MN Area

Saint Thomas Academy is a private college preparatory academy in Minnesota. We serve boys grades 6-12 as an integrated independent military high school and private middle school for Edina, MN residents.

We provide the experiences and resources that help your son become a well-rounded, thoughtful and leadership-oriented man. Founded by Archbishop John Ireland in 1885, our independent military school has Catholic roots that give your child a firm foundation of faith and community service.

Give Your Son the Tools for Success

Visit our campus to see why students travel from nearby towns to attend our Minneapolis-area school. Our inclusive benefits set us apart, including:

  • Teachers who advocate for your son’s success
  • Myriad academic co-curricular activities, from Model UN to Trap & Skeet Team
  • A focus on spiritual, academic, physical, and emotional well-being
  • A fun, supportive, yet structured environment where young men can thrive

99% of the students who graduate from our program attend 4-year college.

Live in Edina, Thrive at Saint Thomas

STA is the only school of its kind in Minnesota. We gladly accept students for our Catholic high school from Edina, MN and other surrounding areas, such as Minneapolis/St. Paul, River Falls and Hudson, WI.

Boys from as far as 40 miles away enjoy all that our institution has to offer. Invest in your son’s future and enroll him in a school that will set an upward trajectory for his life.