Prince Of Peace Catholic School

     Tel: (563)242-1663
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 292 students
Prince of Peace provides a rigorous, Christ-centered curriculum emphasizing faith formation, academics and discipline.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1852

Student Body

Total Students 292 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 11%
Students by Grade Prince Of Peace Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 38%
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Statistics, College Biology, College Psychology  
Average ACT score 22
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki, blue or black pants and shirt with a collar in choice of 5 colors.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,270
Tuition Notes K - 8 is $3270; High School is $4405 Discount for parish families
% on Financial Aid 47%
Average Financial Aid Grant $900
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Karen Witt

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Chorus, Drama, Girl Talk, National Honor Society, Pep Band, Quiz Bowl Team, Speech Team, Student Council, Yearbook Chess Club, Chorus, Drama, Girl Talk, Pep Band, Quiz Bowl Team, Speech Team, Yearbook, National Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • 95% of high school students participate in extracurriculars
  • Teachers average 14 years classroom experience
  • School accredited by NCA and Iowa Department of Education
  • 34% of student body are non-Catholics
  • Learning to serve others is integral to curriculum
  • Each class exceeds their grade level on standardized tests

Profile last updated: 09/04/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Unity Christian High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Unity Christian Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Joseph Catholic School (17.9 miles away)
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