University Lake School

4024 Nagawicka Road P.O. Box 290,
Hartland, WI, 53029-0530
Tel: (262)367-6011
Grades: PK - 12 | 251 students
University Lake School is an accredited independent, coeducational, college preparatory school for students in junior kindergarten through twelfth grade.
ULS is located in the Lake Country Area - Hartland, Wisconsin, 25 miles west of Milwaukee.
University Lake School offers the best elements of the independent school tradition.
Our teachers lead students to become fully engaged with their studies, making connections between concepts and discovering meaning for themselves.
Our students thrive in smaller classes that support our ongoing commitment to individual attention and the development of the whole child.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Independent Schools Association of the Central States
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1956

Student Body

Total Students 251 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade University Lake School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 64%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Economics, AP English Composition, AP English Literature, AP Physics, AP Portfolio Art, AP Spanish, AP US History, AP World History, 
Average SAT score 1180
Average ACT score 27
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition costs range from $5800-16875
% on Financial Aid 22%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,587
Admissions Director Deb Smith
Admissions Associate Joan Bolte

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Basketball, Cross Country, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Ice Hockey, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBasketball,
Cross CountryDiving,
Field HockeyGolf,
Ice HockeySailing,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Gang Green (Literary Arts Magazine), Handbell Choir, Laker Service Club, Math Team, Musical Theater Production, Play Production, Rock and Roll Academy, Student Government, Trig-Star Contest, UW-Platteville Model Bridge Contest Chess Club, Handbell Choir, Math Team, Gang Green (Literary Arts Magazine),
Laker Service Club,
Musical Theater Production,
Play Production,
Rock and Roll Academy,
Student Government,
Trig-Star Contest,
UW-Platteville Model Bridge Contest,

School Notes:

  • University Lake School engages students in a challenging college preparatory program of academics, arts and athletics. As a supportive community of students, faculty, staff, families and trustees, we inspire enduring intellectual curiosity, creativity, original thinking, leadership and character.

  • Profile last updated: 01/28/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lake Country Lutheran High School (5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Augustine School Inc (5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Augustine School Inc (5 miles away)
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  • Hartland Lake Country Lutheran High School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    401 Campus Drive
    Hartland , WI , 53029
    (262)367-8600
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    5  mi  |  184  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hartford St. Augustine School Inc
    (Roman Catholic)
    1810 Highway Cc
    Hartford , WI , 53027
    (262)628-9838
    (Roman Catholic)
    5  mi  |  68  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Hartland Divine Redeemer Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    N48w31385 Hill St
    Hartland , WI , 53029
    (262)367-3664
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    5.2  mi  |  285  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Hubertus Crown Of Life Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    1292 Tally Ho Trl
    Hubertus , WI , 53033
    (262)628-2550
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    6.5  mi  |  66  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Hartland St. Charles Parish School
    (Roman Catholic)
    526 Renson Rd
    Hartland , WI , 53029
    (262)367-2040
    (Roman Catholic)
    6.5  mi  |  172  students  |  Gr.  K-9

School Reviews

  • Recommended December 06, 2013 - My kid''s education is simply amazing. If they stay the course, they have the ability to get into any college in the country. In addition, they enjoy going. We have so many other good options for education. ULS is simply a notch above. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended October 08, 2013 - Fabulous school. Great teachers. Focused on creating well-rounded individuals: academics, sports, arts and more importantly, respectfulness, community service, leadership - those soft skills that really make a person successful in life. College guidance program is exceptional. - Posted by Parent

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