Mount Michael Benedictine Abbey & School was founded in 1953 by Immaculate Conception Abbey in Missouri.

Current Day Facts

Mount Michael Benedictine School Fact Sheet

Owned and operated by Mount Michael Abbey, an order of Benedictine monks, a religious order of the Catholic Church. Young men of all faiths are welcome.

225 students, all male

7:1 student-to-teacher ratio

Average class size Freshmen and Sophomore 14

Junior and Senior 12

Offers day program and five & seven-day dorm living

Campus located on 400 acres overlooking the Elkhorn River Valley.

Rigorous college prep curriculum – 99% of graduates go on to a four-year college or university.

Average ACT over last five years: 28.6

Average SAT over last five years: 1329 (1600 based)

2012 and 2019 National Blue Ribbon School

Over 75% percent of seniors take Advanced Placement classes for which they can receive college credit. 60% take 3 AP classes or more.

67% of Mount Michael graduates receive merit-based scholarships from the college they will be attending.

Our extensive extra-curricular programs include a wide array of sports & activities. Mount Michael athletic/academic teams have won 39 state championships and been runners up 17 times.