Wahlert Catholic High School

Tel: (563)583-9771
Grades: 9-12 | 559 students
Wahlert High School is rooted in Catholic-Christian tradition and experience, the Wahlert community facilitates student development, integrating their spiritual, intellectual, social, physical, emotional and artistic dimensions through a challenging, stimulating and creative educational environment.
We believe all students can achieve success.
By empowering students in their pursuit of excellence, we prepare them for lifelong learning.
Holy Family Catholic Schools, preK through high school, are committed to providing academic rigor through a comprehensive curriculum.
Our elementary curriculum guide was developed to provide a brief overview of the curriculum for grades preK-5.
The elementary curriculum reflects Holy Family Catholic School’s high expectations for each student, and incorporates the Archdiocese of Dubuque’s grade level expectations.
Curriculum development is a crucial component of the educational process as we prepare students to think critically and creatively.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Christian School Association (NCSA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 559 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 12%
Students by Grade Wahlert Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hillcrest On Campus School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Anthony School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Ghost Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dubuque
    St Anthony School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-5 | 158 students
    1 miles
    2175 Rosedale Ave
    Dubuque, IA 52001
  • Dubuque
    Hillcrest On Campus School
    Special Education School (Methodist)
    Grades: 1-12 | 119 students
    1 miles
    2005 Asbury Rd
    Dubuque, IA 52001
  • Dubuque
    Grades: PK-5 | 190 students
    1 miles
    2981 Central Ave
    Dubuque, IA 52001
  • Dubuque
    Dubuque Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-5 | 35 students
    1.3 miles
    2145 JFK Road
    Dubuque, IA 52002
  • Dubuque
    Dubuque Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-PK | 110 students
    1.3 miles
    2605 Pennsylvania Avenue
    Dubuque, IA 52001

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