Schaeffer Academy (MN)

http://www.schaefferacademy.org

Contact Information

E-mail: [email protected]

Phone: (507) 286-1050

Address: 2700 Schaeffer Ln Ne, Rochester, MN

About Our School Program

Schaeffer Academy is committed to Academic Excellence, Artistic Appreciation, Character and Community. We offer a very strong academic base in the Lower School and a challenging academic curriculum in the Upper School. Students are given the tools for lifelong learning and are encouraged to fulfill their academic potential.

About Our Community & Mission

The primary purpose of Schaeffer Academy is to provide our students with a Christ-centered and classical education which emphasizes academic excellence in the Liberal Arts - Grammar, Logic, Rhetoric, Math and Science, Music and Art.

What We Are Known For In The Community

Schaeffer Academy was named after Dr. Francis Schaeffer, the Christian philosopher, evangelist, and theologian who founded L'Abri. For a time, Dr. Schaeffer made his home in Rochester, MN. He was committed to scriptural truth, passionate about understanding culture, compassionate towards people and a lover of God. The school's founders made the connection between Dr. Schaeffer's ideas and their own desire to convey the permanent things - Truth, Beauty, and Goodness - to their children.

About The Area We Serve

Schaeffer Academy is a K-12, independent, Christian, classical, private school in Rochester, Minnesota founded in 1993. Rochester, MN is the largest city in southeastern Minnesota and home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic.

School Information

  • Contact Name
    Keith Phillips
  • ACCS Accredited
    Yes
  • Office Phone
    (507) 286-1050
  • Date Accredited
    04/06/2006
  • Office Email
  • Year Founded
    1993
  • Grades Offered
    K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Membership Date
    12/01/1995
  • Number of students k-6
    160
  • Number of students k-6 Non-Traditional
    N/A
  • Classroom Format
    5-day Traditional
  • Number of students 7-12
    119
  • Number of students 7-12 Non-Traditional
    N/A
  • Number of Teachers
    8
  • Student Teacher Ratio
    N/A
  • International Student Program
    No
  • Tuition Range
    $-$
  • Headmaster’s name
    Keith Phillips
  • Church Affiliation
    No
  • Chairman Name
    Cari Ekbom
  • Accredited Other
    None