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Saint Paul Foundation



Total recipients: 37
Total $$$ received: $ 12,528,546

Recipient name Charter Private Public Media Closed? $
Academy of Holy Angels PRIV 20,250
Annunciation School PRIV 10,000
Ascension Church and School PRIV 206,000
Ascension, Friends of [Wayzata, MN] PRIV 14,000
Benilde-St. Margaret's School PRIV 9,500
Breck School PRIV 47,000
Community of Saints School PRIV 42,000
Concordia Academy PRIV 16,000
Convent and Academy of the Visitation School PRIV 7,400
Cretin-Derham Hall PRIV 364,497
Cristo Rey Jesuit High School PRIV 80,400
DeLaSalle High School PRIV 103,084
Friends School of Minnesota PRIV 113,250
Groves Academy PRIV 27,500
Guardian Angels School PRIV 20,000
Hill Murray High School PRIV 3,999,947
Hope Academy PRIV 163,150
Lake Country School - Montessori Learning Environments PRIV 30,000
Liberty Classical Academy PRIV 11,000
Life Prep [Concordia Creative Learning Academy] PRIV 90,551
Minnehaha Academy PRIV 27,000
Mounds Park Academy PRIV 457,300
New Life Academy [+Educational Foundation Inc.] PRIV 28,100
Prince of Peace Academy PRIV CLOSED 5,000
Red Cottage Montessori School PRIV 10,000
Risen Christ Catholic School PRIV 149,400
Shakopee Area Catholic Education Consolidation Inc. PRIV 237,342
Shattuck-St. Mary's School PRIV 286,642
St. Croix Catholic School PRIV 22,575
St. Mary's Mission and School PRIV 10,000
St. Paul Academy and Summit School PRIV 4,632,698
St. Thomas Academy PRIV 856,950
St. Thomas More Catholic School PRIV 57,750
Sunny Hollow Montessori PRIV 21,998
Totino-Grace High School PRIV 331,800
Trinity Catholic School PRIV 13,212
Whole Learning School PRIV 5,250