Upper School teacher and  student looking at laptop
Middle School students watch woodworking teacher demonstrate filing
Upper School students in Model UN class
Lower School teacher talking to students
Lower School students cheering in gym class.


Now in its second century, Blake offers a rigorous education grounded in shared values — respect, love of learning, integrity, courage and a commitment to pluralism. Our two campuses in Hopkins and Minneapolis unite 1,330 students served by 350 faculty and staff, creating a diverse and inclusive community.

Students become lifelong learners who make lasting contributions to the world. They develop the habits of the mind that enable them to think critically, solve problems, empathize, create and make our world better.

We help students become thoughtful, well-rounded adults by providing a multifaceted education that includes:

Excellent Academics

Teachers combine expertise with attention to student needs for a challenging and nurturing environment.

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Comprehensive Arts

Students discover and grow through visual arts, music, theatre, and speech programs.

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Outstanding Athletics

Physical education classes and organized sports build confidence and teamwork.

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Diverse Co-curriculars

Students at all ages choose among nearly 100 different clubs and activities.

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Global Programs

Prepare students for a rapidly changing and complex world.

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Community Engagement

Offers students opportunities to lead and serve locally, regionally and globally.

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The Blake School is accredited by the Independent School Association of the Central States (ISACS). The School is a member of the College Board, the Cum Laude Society, the National Association of College Admissions Counselors (NACAC) and the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS).

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