St. Patrick's Catholic School

20500 W Maple Road,
Elkhorn, NE, 68022
     Tel: (402)289-5407
Grades: NS - 8 | 676 students
The Mission of St. Patrick's Catholic Elementary School of Elkhorn, Nebraska is to "teach as Jesus did....
by challenging every student to be his/her very best academically, behaviorally and spiritually.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Disabilities Supported
Year Founded 2000
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2013

Student Body

Total Students 676 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade St. Patrick

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 33:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 49%
Average Class Size 25 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(White and/or gray polo with emblem, navy pants or plaid skirt/skort or plaid skort/skirt, dark green cardigan)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,950
Tuition Notes The tuition is based on active parish membership. There is a scale for multiple children from one family. Non-Catholic students are welcome. Nonparishioner rate is available
% on Financial Aid 8%
Admissions Director Don Ridder
Admissions Associate Kathy Moritz


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFlag Football,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Decathalon, Bible Bowl, Chess Club, Geography Bee, Robotics, Rosary Club, Spelling Bee, Student to Student Tutoring, Walking Club Bible Bowl, Chess Club, Geography Bee, Robotics, Rosary Club, Spelling Bee, Walking Club, Academic Decathalon,
Student to Student Tutoring,

School Notes:

In November, St. Patrick’s was honored as a recipient of the 2013 National Blue Ribbon School Award. Founded in 1982, the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program recognizes public and private elementary, middle, and high schools where students perform at very high levels or where significant improvements are being made in students' academic achievement. St. Patrick’s was one of 5 private schools in Nebraska and 50 throughout the United States to earn this recognition.

Profile last updated: 01/30/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mount Michael Benedictine High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Legacy Primary School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Legacy Primary School (3.1 miles away)
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