St. Katharine Drexel School

503 S Spring Street
Beaver Dam, WI 53916-0539
Tel: (920)885-5558
Grades: PK-8 | 284 students
ST. KATHARINE DREXEL SCHOOL~~~   c Students and teachers pray together daily and attend Mass weekly. c Saint Katharine Drexel School provides an environment in which learning and mutually supportive relationships flourish. c A safe, supportive environment is key. c Reverence for the Lord and for every person is a pronounced commitment of all teachers, staff and volunteers   c High parental involvement is expected. c Parents connect with each other while building new and lasting friendships.  c  Along with your children, your family will be enriched by the opportunity to grow in faith  

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 284 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Katharine Drexel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform: visit our website)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,330
Tuition Notes Tution = 2330 for the first child K-8; includes instructional fee and play ground fee.
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Builders Club, Jazz Band, Forensics, Yearbook Yearbook, Builders Club, Jazz Band, Forensics,

School Notes:

  • Saint Katharine Drexel School, as an extension of St. Katharine Drexel Parish, is a child-centered, caring community. SKDS is dedicated to educating the whole child in the Catholic Christian tradition, offering a Christian message and a faith-filled environment to its school family through worship and service. The St. Katharine Drexel School Family, with parents as the primary teachers, shares the joint responsibility of serving our school and others as well as building faith, knowledge and a cooperative spirit. All students, teachers, staff, parents and administration are vital to the educational program. At the St. Katharine Drexel School we teach the whole child. We encourage him/her to develop a personal and communal relationship with God. We foster a loving and secure environment. We challenge him/her to work thoroughly in all the disciplines. Finally, we encourage a sense of pride in oneself, leading to pride in St. Katharine Drexel School which plays an integral part in the Beaver Dam Community.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Wayland Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Stephens Lutheran School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. John's Evangelical Lutheran School (7.4 miles away)
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  • Beaver Dam
    St Stephens Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: KG-8 | 175 students
    0.5 miles
    412 W Maple Ave
    Beaver Dam, WI 53916
  • Beaver Dam
    Grades: 9-12 | 184 students
    0.5 miles
    101 N University Avenue
    Beaver Dam, WI 53916
  • Oconomowoc
    St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-9 | 149 students
    1 miles
    210 E Pleasant St
    Oconomowoc, WI 53066
  • Juneau
    St. John's Evangelical Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 120 students
    7.4 miles
    402 S Main St
    Juneau, WI 53039
  • Fox Lake
    St John's Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 52 students
    8.6 miles
    110 Edgelawn Dr
    Fox Lake, WI 53933

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