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School Information Our Founding Chesterton Academy was founded in 2008 by Dr. Dale Ahlquist and Tom Bengston. Ahlquist and Bengston both had young families at the time, and they recognized a need for a classical high-school education faithful to the teachings of the Catholic Church. It was also important for the school to be affordable […]

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Year-End Appeal

Dear Friends of Chesterton Academy, The generosity of our donors has made a huge difference for our school. To all who have given in the past, thank you for your vote of confidence in what we are doing here at Chesterton Academy! This fall, we are experiencing a record number of campus visits by prospective students. This

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Financial Aid

Chesterton Academy has a $12,400 per-pupil cost for 2021-22.  The Target Tuition Rate (TTR)  is $8,085, among the most affordable high schools in the metropolitan area. 50% of the students attending Chesterton Aid are seeking additional financial aid. The typical family seeking financial aid is capable of paying around $3,800 per child, which would require

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Contact Information Phone: 952.378.1779Fax: 952.406.8739E-Mail: Get in Touch Send us a quick message using the form below. Campus Location & Mass Times Location 1320 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN 55343 Mass Schedule 11:25AM at St. Gabriel the Archangel – St. Joseph CampusMonday – Friday

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Board of Directors

Co-Founder Dr. Dale Ahlquist Board of Directors Jay Ward, Board Chair Dr. Dale Ahlquist, Casey Scott, Matt Saxe, Nathan Metzinger, Jeff Campbell, Ketherine Kersten, Tom Schulzetenberg, James Susag, Justin Shay, Dan Miller, Jim Hornecker, Kristi DeReuil Ex-Officio Members Dr. Matt Gerlach, Headmaster

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We’re working on keeping our alumni database up-to-date and would love to have your current contact information to keep you informed! We enjoy sharing the successes of our alum on our social media pages and in our alumni communications during the year. Tell us your story and update your records below!

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Chesterton Academy is a member of the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) Fall Sports Winter Sports Spring Sports Jack Cassidy, Athletics Director,

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