Catholic East Elementary School

2461 N Murray Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211-0532
Tel: (414)964-1770
Grades: PK-8 | 155 students
Catholic East Elementary has rededicated itself to faithful 21st century learning excellence.
This means excellence in faith and academics, as well as an excellent learning environment.
This means excellence in teaching as well as excellent facilities.
Our caring staff meets the needs of our 155 diverse students.
We are located on Milwaukee's unique East Side.
We are partners with and supported by the parishes of Three Holy Women, SS. Peter & Paul, Old St. Mary's, Our Lady of Divine Providence and the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 155 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Catholic East Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,700
Tuition Notes The annual tuition is $2,700 for parishioners for Grades K4-8. The non-parishioner rate is $3,600 for K4-8. There is a 20 percent discount K4-8 for each additional child K4-8. Tuition for K3 is $3,800 full days for all students, and $3,200 for half-days.
Admissions Director Kathleen McGillis


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Boy Scouts, Choir, Fitness for Fun, Future City Team, Girl Scouts, Safety Cadets Boy Scouts, Choir, Girl Scouts, Safety Cadets, Big Brothers/Big Sisters,
Fitness for Fun,
Future City Team,

School Notes:

  • Please visit our website,, for the latest information about Catholic East - Where Every Student Shines!

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Tamarack Waldorf School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tamarack Waldorf School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Coa Youth & Family Center (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee
    Coa Youth & Family Center
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK | 75 students
    0.8 miles
    909 E North Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53212
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: K-11 | 291 students
    0.9 miles
    1150 E Brady St
    Milwaukee, WI 53202
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: K-8 | 469 students
    1.1 miles
    3027 N Fratney St
    Milwaukee, WI 53212
  • Milwaukee
    St Philips Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 103 students
    1.2 miles
    3012 N Holton St
    Milwaukee, WI 53212
  • Milwaukee
    St. Marcus Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 674 students
    1.2 miles
    2215 N Palmer St
    Milwaukee, WI 53212

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