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SAT/ACT Averages

Trinity School at River Ridge seniors consistently score well above state and national averages on standardized tests, even though the curriculum gives them no specific preparation for the test.

2016 SAT AveragesRiver RidgeMinnesotaU.S.
Composite199618151484
Critical Reading686607494
Math651620508
Writing659588482
2016 ACT AveragesRiver RidgeMinnesotaU.S.
Composite27.621.120.8
English29.220.020.1
Math26.721.220.6
Reading28.621.321.3
Science26.021.320.8

2017 National Merit Awards

1 Finalist
4 Commended Students

2016 National Merit Awards

4 National Merit Scholarship Recipients
2 Finalists
4 Commended Students

2015 National Merit Awards

7 Commended Students

2014 National Merit Awards

2 National Merit Scholarship Recipients
2 Finalists
6 Commended Students

2013 National Merit Awards

3 National Merit Scholarship Recipients
5 Commended Students

2012 National Merit Awards

2 National Merit Scholarship Recipients
1 Finalist
11 Commended Students

2011 National Merit Awards

2 Finalists
6 Commended Students

2010 National Merit Awards

3 Finalists
1 Semi-Finalist
6 Commended Students

2009 National Merit Awards

2 National Merit Scholarship Recipients
3 Commended Students

2008 National Merit Awards

1 National Merit Scholar
2 Finalists
1 Semifinalist
9 Commended Students

Graduates Entering College

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John Seipp, jseipp@trinityschools.org or 651.789.2890, ext. 680.

Some colleges and universities that have accepted

Trinity School at River Ridge students:

American University, Amherst College, Aquinas College, Arizona State University, Auburn University, Augsburg College, Augustana College, Ave Maria University, Bard College, Baylor University, Benedictine College, Berklee College, of Music, Bethel University, Biola University, Boston College, Bradley University, Bryn Mawr College, Butler University, Calvin College, Carleton College, Carthage College, Case Western Reserve University, Claremont McKenna College, College, of Saint Benedict College, of St. Scholastica, College, of William and Mary, Colorado School of Mines, Colorado State University, Concordia College, - Moorhead, Concordia University, at St. Paul, Cornell College, Creighton University, Davidson College, Dean College, Denison University, DePaul University, DePauw University, Dickinson College, Dominican University, Drake University, Eckerd College, Elon University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, - Daytona Beach, Emory University, Fairfield University, Florida Institute of Technology, Fordham University, Franciscan University, of Steubenville, Franklin and Marshall College, Furman University, George Mason University, Georgetown University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Gettysburg College, Gordon College, Grinnell College, Grove City College, Gustavus Adolphus College, Hamline University, Hawaii Pacific University, Hillsdale College, Hofstra University, Holy Cross College, Hope College, Howard University, Indiana University, Iowa State University, Ithaca College, Jacksonville University, James Madison University, Johns Hopkins University, Kalamazoo College, Kenyon College, Lake Forest College, Lawrence University, Lesley University, LeTourneau University, Lewis & Clark College, Loyola University, Chicago, Luther College, Macalester College, Marquette University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, McGill University, Michigan State University, Michigan Technological University, Middlebury College, Milwaukee School of Engineering, Missouri University, of Science and Technology, Montana State University, Morningside College, Mount Saint Mary's University, Northeastern University, Northern Arizona University, Northwestern University, Nova Southeastern University, Ohio Dominican University, Pacific Lutheran University, Pepperdine University, Princeton University, Providence College, Purdue University, Reed College, Regent University, Rice University, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Saint John's University, Saint Louis University, Saint Mary's College, Saint Mary's University, Saint Xavier University, San Diego State University, San Francisco State University, San Jose State University, Santa Clara University, Seattle Pacific University, Seattle University, Seton Hall University, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, South Dakota State University, St. Catherine University, St. Edward's University, St. John's College, St. Norbert College, St. Olaf College, Stanford University, Stetson University, Tennessee Temple University, Texas A&M University, Texas Tech University, The Catholic University, of America, The College, of Wooster, The George Washington University, The King's College, The Ohio State University, The University, of Alabama, The University, of Arizona, The University, of Iowa, The University, of Tampa, The University, of Texas, Trinity International University, Trinity University, Union College, Union University, United States Military Academy, University, of California, Irvine University, of California, Los Angeles, University, of California, San Diego, University, of Chicago, University, of Colorado, University, of Dallas, University, of Dayton, University, of Florida, University, of Great Falls, University, of Hawaii, University, of Houston, University, of Illinois, University, of Kansas, University, of Mary, University, of Maryland, University, of Miami, University, of Michigan, University, of Minnesota, University, of Nebraska, University, of North Dakota, University, of Northwestern, University, of Notre Dame, University, of Pittsburgh, University, of Portland, University, of Richmond, University, of San Diego, University, of St. Thomas, University, of Toronto, University, of Tulsa, University, of Vermont, University, of Virginia, University, of Washington, University, of West Florida, University, of Wisconsin, Valparaiso University, Vanderbilt University, Villanova University, Viterbo University, Washington and Lee University, Washington University, in St. Louis, Western Michigan University, Western Washington University, Wheaton College, Whitman College, Whitworth University, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Wyoming Catholic College and Xavier University.