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Summer Camps at Chesterton Academy!

CAMP GORETTI AND CAMP FRASSATI The young men and women of Chesterton Academy are pleased to announce the dates for Camp Goretti and Camp Frassati, children’s summer camps full of fun, friends, and faith. The camps are held at Chesterton Academy’s Edina campus. During the week-long camp, kids enjoy daily virtue talks, crafts, adventure, and … Read More 

Don’t Miss Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice!

Join us for a delightful production of Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice presented by the Seniors of Chesterton Academy! Part love story, part courtroom drama, and part historical allegory, it is filled with surprises and unforgettable characters.

Join the Choirs of Chesterton Academy for a Spring Concert!

Join the Choirs of Chesterton Academy for a beautiful evening of music on Thursday, May 3rd at 7PM at Church of the Annunciation, located at 509 W 54th St, Minneapolis, MN 55419 (click here for directions). The Choirs of Chesterton Academy are directed by Nicholas Chalmers and Christopher Ganza. The program will include traditional hymns settings of Gustav … Read More 

Chesterton Academy Robotics Team Wins Rookie Inspiration Award

Chesterton Academy’s Robotics Team, Tech NoLogic brought home the FIRST Rookie Inspiration Award during their first year of competition. An incredible amount of hard work went into Chesterton Academy’s first robotics team getting to competitions. Parents, faculty, and students worked together to fundraise enough money to build the robot, ending with a sponsorship from NASA … Read More 

Hear Dale Ahlquist Speak on Classical Education

Have you ever wondered what makes a classical education different? Join Dale Ahlquist for a talk on the unique advantages of a Catholic, classical education.  Come and hear how faith and reason are integrated in a classical curriculum, preparing students for success both professionally and personally. The event begins at 7:00pm and will be held … Read More 

An Afternoon of Faith, Fun, and Friendship

Join us on Sunday, April 15th, for an afternoon of fellowship and merriment with Fr. Cassian Folsom, OSB, Marco Sermarini, and friends! Enjoy craft beer made by the Benedictine monks of Norcia, Italy, and hear how friendship and community are essential to renewing and rebuilding Catholic culture around the globe. The afternoon will include Italian appetizers … Read More 

Join us for an evening of suspense!

**The April 14 Evening of Suspense performance has been cancelled, due to weather.** Come and enjoy an evening of suspense with the students of Chesterton Academy as they perform two one-act dramas in the classic style of Alfred Hitchcock. The plays include students from all class levels and are directed by Angelyn Von Rueden, a … Read More 

AP Exam Info for Chesterton Academy Students

Advanced Placement (AP) exams are an excellent way to earn college credits while still in high school. Most colleges and universities accept AP credits, and it is worthwhile to check with your college of choice before registering for the exams. If you would like to learn more about AP exams and how they can help your … Read More 

Don’t Miss “The Lily of Palestine”, a New Drama Performed by the Juniors of Chesterton Academy!

She had visions.  She performed miracles.  She was a miracle. She lived on three continents.  She died when she was 33 years old. She was canonized two years ago. Her story is astonishing. And you have never heard of her. Come and find out who she is. Step into the life of THE LILY OF PALESTINE!   Don’t miss the world premiere of this … Read More 

New Chesterton Robotics Team – Brought to You by NASA!

Did you know that there are currently more FIRST Robotics teams in the state of Minnesota than there are hockey teams? And Chesterton Academy just joined the growing list of participating high schools with their new team, TechNo Logic! With help from parents and faculty, a team of students will fundraise, build a robot, and … Read More 

Advent Concert with the Choirs of Chesterton Academy on Dec. 1

Begin the Advent season with the beautiful music of the Choirs of Chesterton Academy. The Advent Concert will take place on December 1 at the Church of the Annunciation in Minneapolis. Doors open at 6:30PM and the concert begins at 7:00PM.

Join Us For the Chesterton Gala 2018, Our Annual Evening of Music and Merriment!

Join us for the Chesterton Gala on Friday, January 12, our annual evening of music & merriment to benefit the students of Chesterton Academy.

Tickets for the Hilarious Sophomore Play Now On Sale!

Don’t miss the world premiere of Dale Ahlquist’s latest comedy, Unconventional! If you’ve ever wondered what really goes on at a brass bell convention — or if you’ve never given it a thought — it’s time you attend one.

President of Catholic Answers to Deliver Cultura Vitae Lecture

Join us for a special evening with Christopher Check who will speak on Our Lady of Guadalupe and the conquest of darkness. This event is free but registration is required.

Chesterton Academy Celebrates Launch of New St. Paul Campus

Chesterton Academy marked its 2017-18 academic year with the opening of a second Twin Cities campus serving families in the east metro. The new campus is located at Church of the Blessed Sacrament in St. Paul. We opened the St. Paul campus with 19 high school students in grades 9 and 11. Our first Mass … Read More 

Viva Italia! A Picnic With Our Italian Friends

Chesterton Academy families gathered on July 8th, 2017 with others from across the Twin Cities for a picnic to celebrate the visit of five Italian Chestertonians, including Mr. Marco Sermarini, the President of the Italian Chesterton Society and the co-founder of Chesterton Academy’s sister school, Scuola Libera Chesterton. In 2008, both Chesterton Academy of the … Read More 

Don’t Miss Our Alumni Play – Tickets On Sale Now!

Join us for “The Importance of Being Earnest,” our very first summer production put on by Chesterton Academy alumni, faculty and friends. Oscar Wilde’s most popular play was acclaimed by critics and devotees alike as the high point of his career. Performances are August 11 and 12 at 6:30 PM at Chesterton Academy. Tickets are … Read More 

Spring Concert with the Choirs of Chesterton Academy

Please join the Choirs of Chesterton Academy for a beautiful evening of sacred music on Friday, May 5 at 7PM at Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church located at 1938 Stanford Ave., St. Paul, MN 55105 (click here for directions and parking information). The Choirs are directed by Nicholas Chalmers and Christopher Ganza. The Spring … Read More